From a farmer member of Iowa Citizens for Community Improvement, Barb Kalbach.
“My husband and I have been running our family farm for nearly 50 years, and each year, it gets harder to make ends meet. By now, I should be comfortably growing my business, but instead, I’m still fighting to get a sliver of a market that’s dominated by a handful of powerful corporations.
On behalf of my family and small farms across the country, I urge our leaders in Congress to buckle down and craft a meaningful Farm Bill that will benefit us all. The future of our food system depends on it.”
Read more of this letter to the editor here…