NFFC & Rural Coalition Outline NAFTA Concerns to USTR

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.

Reserves

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)

Health Care

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.

Dairy

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[…]

Genetic Engineering

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 Bill

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)