GOAT Letter on the House Appropriations process

Posted by on Apr 11, 2014 in Letters |

Please read our sign-on letter on the House Appropriations process. This letter was written by members of the Getting Our Act Together group, including the Rural Coalition, Community Food & Justice Coalition, Farmers Veteran Coalition, Federation of Southern Cooperatives Rural Training and Research Center, National Alliance of Farmworker Women, National Hmong American Farmers, Inc., National Latino Farmers and Ranchers Trade Association,...

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Credit, Loans, and Disaster

Posted by on Mar 7, 2013 in Letters |

100+ Groups Urge USDA to Suspend CAFO Loans (11.16.09) – Over 100 groups signed a letter to Secretary Vilsack urging the USDA to to immediately suspend all direct or guaranteed loans for the construction or expansion of specialized hog or poultry production facilities. NFFC and 50-plus Groups Send Letter to Secretaries Vilsack and Geithner Urging Action on Farm Loans and Foreclosures...

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Posted by on Apr 11, 2011 in Releases |

NEW REPORTS DISPEL NOTIONS OF A BOOMING FARM SECTOR (04.11.11) – Barriers to Credit and Low Net Cash Farm Income Erode Viability of Farms During “Great Recession.”  

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