Our Mission:

We work with farmers, ranchers, processors, universities, nonprofits & government to ensure that every aspect of our food supply—from field to table—is climate smart, healthy & accessible for all eaters, safe & fair to workers & profitable for companies.

ROC Strategy For Food Policy Change

Read a clear breakdown of ROC’s strategy for transforming food policy across the nation.

Flipping The Table Podcast

A Podcast about the Future of Food and Farming

Collaborative Projects

ROC works together with California industries and communities to ensure that every aspect of our food—from when it’s grown to when it’s eaten—can be healthy, safe, profitable and fair for all Californians.

Policy Issues

Roots of Change supports legislative and regulatory efforts that help reawaken a healthy, equitable, and resilient food system fit for the 21st century.
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Roots of Change is a think and do tank, which means we take thoughtful and strategic action to change the food system.

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Roots of Change is working to ensure that every aspect of our food-from the time it's grown to the time it's eaten-can be healthy, safe, profitable and fair. Your donation today helps us fund concrete solutions for the future. Even $5 makes a difference!

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  • Climate-Smart Agriculture & Food System Investments Secured in Climate Bond

    After months of intense climate bond negotiations, on July 3, the legislature passed - with bipartisan support - the Safe Drinking Water, Wildfire Prevention, Drought Preparedness, and Clean Air Bond Act of 2024 ( Read More