Corporate Ag at odds with American Farmers OP Ed with Darvin Bentlage

Corporate Ag at odds with American Farmers OP Ed with Darvin Bentlage

Cattle and grain farmer and MRCC member Darvin Bentlage explain the negative consequences of the corporate consolidation of our food system while pointing out some rays of hope such as the American Beef Labeling Act. Even though the cards are often stacked against us,...
Country of Origin Labeling American Beef Labeling Act on the Table

Country of Origin Labeling American Beef Labeling Act on the Table

Farmer and MRCC member Susan Williams’ letter-to-the-editor in the Boonville Daily News. “In the US Senate, a bipartisan group of senators introduced The American Beef Labeling Act (Senate Bill 2716) which would reenact mandatory COOL by requiring that all...
Petition to Support Country of Origin Labeling

Petition to Support Country of Origin Labeling

Take Action to Support Country of Origin Labeling TODAY! Sign Our Petition! 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...
Local Farmers Not Seeing Return on Inflated Meat Prices

Local Farmers Not Seeing Return on Inflated Meat Prices

So where is the money consumers are paying going, if not back to the farmers? Gibbons said he knows exactly where the money is going. “It’s the corporate agriculture business and the big multi-national corporate and foreign meat packing industry. At the expense of...

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