BCDCCA will work for the roughly 450 black farmers in Arkansas, covering the following:
Work with the Socially Disadvantaged Farmers and Ranchers Policy.
Work with the 2014 Farm Bill Policy.
Work with The University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff’s Small Farm Program.
Work with the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s.
Work with (USDA) National Institute of Food and Agriculture (NIFA).
Seek support from the following Arkansas’ Top Retailers, Producers and Processors to support and provide opportunities for Black farmers.
* Wal-Mart: the largest food retailer in the world.
* Tyson Foods: the largest poultry and meat processor in the U.S. * Riceland Foods: the largest rice exporter in the U.S.