Ground Operations: Growing Legislative Support for Veteran Farmers

Posted by on Nov 13, 2013 in Blog | 0 comments

When veterans return home to a crumbling economy, where can they turn? How about to NFFC member the Farmer Veteran Coalition? Dulanie Ellis and Raymond Singer have created the film “Ground Operations: Battlefields to Farmfields” to highlight the amazing work that Veteran farmers are doing across the country. In a briefing on the Hill today, hosted by Representative Moran (D-VA) and moderated by Elizabeth Kucinich of Center for Food Safety,...

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Gretchen Maine interviewed by Susan Youmans

Posted by on Mar 4, 2013 in Blog | 0 comments

Gretchen Maine, a New York dairy farmer is interviewed by Susan Youmans of What’s for Dinner? on CyberStationUSA. Hear the broadcast here. Maine also wrote a letter to Congress outlining the basic problems faced by dairy producers today – prices they receive for their milk do not cover the costs for producing it. The entire letter may be read...

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