JBS Buys Assets from its Hog Supplier TriOak

JBS Buys Assets from its Hog Supplier TriOak

Our federal government and anti-trust regulators should stop the proposed acquisition of TriOak by JBS (Brazilian corporation and the biggest meatpacker in the world). “These types of mergers are increasing corporations’ ability to collude and control markets more...
Why the Potential Kroger-Albertsons Merger Is Receiving Pushback

Why the Potential Kroger-Albertsons Merger Is Receiving Pushback

It’s a farmer and consumer emergency–for every dollar, Americans spend on groceries, farmers are now receiving less than 15 cents, the smallest portion since the U.S. Department of Agriculture began tracking this data in 1993. Studies have shown that the...
Push to Restrict Foreign Ownership of Missouri Farmland

Push to Restrict Foreign Ownership of Missouri Farmland

MRCC has been working to stop foreign corporate ownership of MO farmland since 2013–the year the legislature passed a bill that opened up 289,000 acres of Missouri farmland to foreign corporate interests. We got then-Governor Nixon to veto the bill, but the...
The Power of Big Pork

The Power of Big Pork

MRCC was interviewed on this FoodPrint podcast about the “Power of Big Pork”…although, here at MRCC, we know that all of us, farmers, consumers, urban and rural, have the real power when we unite and fight against corporate control of our food system...

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