Nate Birt is Director of Development & Programming at Trust In Food™, a division of 142-year-old Farm Journal. He and his team partner with diverse stakeholders including conservation NGOs and government agencies to build consumer confidence in the agriculture supply chain by partnering with farmers to advance stewardship of land, water and air. In 2019, Trust In Food™ is engaged in projects with organizations including Iowa Soybean Association, Southeast Aquatic Resources Partnership, The Nature Conservancy, The Walton Family Foundation, and the University of Montana. Nate’s first book, “Frozen, But Not Forgotten: An Adoptive Dad’s Step-by-Step Guide to Embryo Adoption,” published in April. He holds a master’s in journalism from the University of Missouri. Nate and his wife, Julie, have four children and live in northeast Missouri.