MRCC Mid-Year Activities Update Summer 2022

MRCC Mid-Year Activities Update Summer 2022

2022 Mid-Year Update Building Power to Win Support Missouri Farms, Food, Communities & Democracy In 2022, MRCC has been successfully organizing to make the truth known about the challenges that keep people separated and the solutions that bring people together, in...
Gaby Patch Kids Cooking Program

Gaby Patch Kids Cooking Program

The Gaby Patch Kids program is a collaboration between MRCC, Windsor Street Montesorri School, Chef Gaby, and Patchwork Family Farms.  The goal of the program is to create a safe, creative space where youth can use fresh local ingredients to make food for themselves...
Petition to Support Country of Origin Labeling

Petition to Support Country of Origin Labeling

Country of Origin Labeling (COOL) for meat was passed in the 2008 Farm Bill and was immediately opposed by the multi-national meatpackers. At the bidding of corporate Ag, the World Trade Organization worked to undermine COOL, and in 2015, Congress repealed Country of...
Bolster Regenerative Practices Not CAFOs

Bolster Regenerative Practices Not CAFOs

On Tuesday, July 19th, Doug Doughty, MRCC member, and livestock and grain farmer from Livingston County, MO, testified in front of Congress at a House Committee on Oversight & Reform on how the Environmental Protection Agency is not protecting rural Missourians,...
KC Area Farmers and rural communities feel impact of inflation

KC Area Farmers and rural communities feel impact of inflation

Missouri Rural Crisis Center blames corporate greed for high-cost farmers and consumers pay and say [we need] government action to prevent mergers and monopolies of large companies. “In the early ‘80’s, there was a major farm crisis,” Tim Gibbons said....

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