Dairy Farmers Deserve Their Fair Share – Please take a minute to sign and share this petition to the Land O’ Lakes Agricultural and Dairy Board of Directors – it’s a start to breaking down the corporate hold over our food system.
Understand the Foodopoly – learn about an important new book from NFFC friend Wenonah Hauter and find a book event near you
Download an informative flyer about Dicamba and 2,4-D Resistant Crops: What You Need to Know
NFFC signed on with nearly 140 organizations to a letter in support of the efforts of the Agriculture Committees to reform and update Farm Bill Programs and to work towards policies that will cultivate an equitable and sustainable food system. Read the letter here.
Land Monitor – Help us document land grabs! Are you a family farmer or ally? Check out NFFC’s new Farmland Monitor website, a farmer-powered hub for information on investments practices that are undermining family farmers’ ability to stay on their land.
TIAA-CREF and land grabs – Pension funds and other institutional investors like TIAA-CREF are grabbing U.S. farmland. Learn more here.
NFFC and organizations, business’, and allies signed a letter to Members of Congress calling for a better solution to the crisis facing dairy farmers. Read the letter here.
Food and Water Watch reports on the economic cost of food monopolies
USDA Farm Service Agency – Farmers and Ranchers Urged to Record Losses from Hurrican Sandy
Basu: Farmers rejecting biotech ought to be heard, DesMoinesRegister.