BFAA POSTS

  • USDA EXTENDS — BFAA INTERVENES

    I. On Monday, March 25, 2013, the Secretary of Agriculture (USDA), Tom Vilsack will announce that he will extend the deadline in the claims process for Hispanic and female farmers and ranchers. As a result of several United States congressional officials echoing concerns from members of the Hispanic and female farmers and ranchers stating, among other […]

  • MISSISSIPPI BLACK FARMERS AND THEIR HEIRS WILL BE SACKED

    MISSISSIPPI BLACK FARMERS AND THEIR HEIRS WILL BE SACKED;                              Under The Vilsack Settlement Agreement                   ___________________________________________________________________                                                       GREENWOOD, MISSISSIPPI  WORKSHOP                   ___________________________________________________________________ Memphis, Tennessee – August 26, 2010 – Mississippi has the largest number of claimants with Tracking Numbers (21,411–over 1/4 of all late claims in the entire lawsuit) than any other state. […]

  • Black Farmers Press Conference

    Black Farmers Press Conference Creates Stir at USDA;Black Farmers’s President Thomas Burrell Used Blackberry Prop to call for Resignation of Agriculture Sec. Tom Vilsack.  The Black Farmers and Agriculturalists Association’s planned press conference in front of the USDA created quite a stir. At the press conference, which took place on Tuesday, August 3rd at 10 […]

  • BLACK FARMERS ASK FOR SECRETARY VILSACK’s RESIGNATION – Zero Tolerance for Discrimination for all USDA Employees

    BLACK FARMERS ASK FOR SECRETARY VILSACK’s RESIGNATION Zero Tolerance for Discrimination for all USDA Employees Memphis, TN—July 26, 2010—The Black Farmers and Agriculturalists Association, Incorporated (BFAA, Inc.) is planning a press conference for Tuesday, August 3, 2010, to ask the Obama Administration for the immediate resignation of Tom Vilsack, Secretary of Agriculture. This press conference […]

  • SETTLEMENT AGREEMENT is worse than the acts of discrimination

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE PRESS RELEASE 07/13/2010 Press contact: Thomas Burrell 901-522-8880 The Black Farmers and Agriculturalists, Assoc., Inc SETTLEMENT AGREEMENT is worst than the acts of discrimination Memphis, Tennessee- 07/13/2010- The Black Farmers and Agriculturalists Association, Inc [(BFAA, Inc, 5 North Third Street, # 2030, Memphis, TN 38103—www.mybfaa.com)] has filed a Complaint in Federal Court […]