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Support Family Farms. Stop Factory Farms. Sign the Petition.

This is a critical time in our state— with new leaders, who need to know that local democracy and local control are core Missouri values. This is your chance to send a clear message to our elected representatives that we… Read More

You, Family Farmers & Consumers, Helped Defeat Bad Trade Deal

The Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) will not be moving forward in Congress because everyday people like us raised our voices against corporate power and prevailed over the mass of corporate lobbyists. There had been the expectation that Congress would try to… Read More

Run to Support Independent Livestock Producers: Call MO Senators TODAY–Tell Them To Support Senator Grassley’s Bill to Ban Packers Owning Livestock

Want to help curb corporate control of agriculture?–Of course you do! and it only takes a few seconds of your time. Senator Chuck Grassley (R-IA) recently introduced a bill that bans meatpackers from being able to own livestock more than… Read More

Former Secretary of Labor, Robert Reich, visited Roger and Rhonda’s family livestock and grain farm in Howard County Sunday Afternoon

“That’s why organizations like the Missouri Rural Crisis Center are so important,” said Secretary Reich. What a great Sunday afternoon! 50 MRCC members had a chance to meet and talk about many challenges facing family farmers and rural communities and discuss real solutions,… Read More