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FARMERS BILL OF RIGHTS

Farmers need an open market and a fair shot. Join our call for a new Farmers Bill of Rights to help level the playing field.

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STOP AG MEGA-MERGER

The Bayer-Monsanto merger would hurt farmers and rural communities, eliminating competition and reducing choice

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Who are we?

We are a coalition of family-farmers and advocates building the "political muscle" to fight for farmers and rural communities. Existing political organizations have aligned themselves with corporate industrial agriculture.

Family Farm Action will be a progressive voice fighting to protect America’s family farms and rural communities from multinational agribusiness monopolies that are destroying rural economies and our way of life. We'll "get political" — presenting polling and research, pushing state-level legislation, and campaigning for initiatives and pro-family farmer candidates.

Presidential candidates prodded to articulate ‘vision for rural America’ in Storm Lake, Iowa

THE DES MOINES REGISTER  BY: KIM NORVELL All the declared candidates for president criticized the role of giant agribusinesses for advancing climate change, killing small towns and closing small- and medium-sized farms. Each pledged to reinforce or redesign America’s antitrust laws that would prevent large corporate mergers like Bayer-Monsanto’s, which gives the company control of […]

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