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.
Historic Senate Agriculture Committee Hearing Reveals Interest, Urgency in Addressing Market Concentration
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.
Family Farm Action expressed their support for the confirmation of Lina Khan to Chair of the Federal Trade Commission (FTC).
Family Farm Action Applauds Livestock Organizations’ Commitment to Cattle Market Oversight and Reform
Livestock industry leaders pledge to address cattle market reform issues like packer concentration, price transparency, and discovery and the enforcement of the Packers and Stockyards Act.
22 rural organizations release report calling on leaders to take policy actions that will benefit rural America
Today a national collaborative of rural policy and advocacy organizations released the “2021 Rural Policy Action Report,” which outlines specific investments, policy improvements, and regulatory reforms designed to improve the economy, infrastructure, and equity for diverse rural communities.
Family Farm Action Opposes Growing Climate Solutions Act, Saying It Will Further Consolidate Agribusiness Wealth and Do Little for the Environment
Family Farm Action has come out in opposition to the Growing Climate Solutions Act because it will create more opportunity for agribusiness corporations to consolidate their wealth and political power and offer little incentive for climate-friendly practices.