Without Congressional action, Family Farm Action president Joe Maxwell states that giant global corporate interests will cut young farmers out of the market as older farmers retire.
The United Food and Commercial Workers (UFCW) and Family Farm Action call for the bill’s swift passage to diminish corporate control over our food system.
Family Farm Action advocates for the right to repair agricultural machinery and is looking forward to seeing how President Biden’s Executive Order will deal with the issue.
Ahead of an upcoming executive order that will diminish corporate power, Family Farm Action President Joe Maxwell tells Christian Science Monitor that Big Ag is a “threat to our democracy and our way of life.”
Committee members displayed a clear interest in the lack of resiliency and transparency of the U.S. agricultural system and a sense of urgency to do something as soon as possible about its unprecedented levels of concentration.