NAFTA should be replaced with an agreement that encourages and ensures environmental sustainability, economic viability and longevity for the people growing and harvesting our food, as well as their communities, in all three NAFTA countries.
Joint Letter to Governments, UN Bodies and International Financial Institutions re: International Call for a Coordinated Approach to Food Reserves (06.01.10) Joint Letter to Congress In Support of Reserves (4.28.08)
NFFC Urges Pelosi to Support Health Care Reform (11.10.09) – NFFC wrote Nancy Pelosi a letter urging her to vote for passage of H.R. 3962 – America’s Affordable Health Choices Act – as it makes it way to the floor of the House of Representatives this weekend.
USDA Farm Loan Programs (FLP) – Farmers Legal Action Group (FLAG) for NFFC – Senate Agriculture Committee Oversight Hearing
Dairy Crisis – Paul Rozwadowski for NFFC – House Agriculture Subcommittee on Livestock, Dairy and Poultry(07.21.09) Dairy Policy Recommendations – Randy Jasper for NFFC – Senate Agriculture Committee Hearing on Economic Challenges and Opportunities Facing American Agriculture Producers Today (04.24.07) Milk Protein Products – NFFC – International Trade Commission General Fact-Finding Investigation on Conditions of[…]
GMO Cross-Contamination – Todd Leake for Dakota Resource Council and the Western Organization of Resource Councils – U.S. House of Representatives Committee on Oversight and Government Reform Domestic PolicySubcommittee Hearing – “Is the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) Accounting for the Costs to Farmers From Contamination Caused by Genetically Engineered (GE) Plants?” (03.13.08)
Farm to School – Emily Jackson of the Appalachian Sustainable Agriculture Project (NC) – Senate Agriculture Committee Hearing -Economic Challenges and Opportunities Facing American Agriculture Producers Today(04.24.07)
Farm Bill – NFFC – House Agriculture Committee, Subcommittee on General Farm Commodities and Risk Management (04.26.07) Food from Family Farms Act – Larry Mitchell of American Corn Growers Association (ACGA) – House Agriculture Committee, Subcommittee on General Farm Commodities and Risk Management (03.28.07)
Alternative Global Trade Policy – Ralph Page of Federation of Southern Cooperatives for NFFC – Citizens Trade Campaign – Summits at the Convention (07.27.04)