Action Alert: Farm Bill 2012

The Farm Bill comes up every five years — act today to protect sustainable food and agriculture, and to ensure that we have a say. The National Sustainable Agriculture Coalition has made it easy to make your voice heard, just input your zip code to contact your senator and representative: Take action now!

Last week the Agriculture Committee leadership proposed to rewrite the food and farm bill in 2 weeks – yes you heard that right, 2 weeks – this is usually a year plus process and they want to do it in 2 weeks behind closed doors?! This would be the fastest food and farm bill decision-making process in history – 8 days from today – and will be decided without your input unless you act now. Read more…

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  1. Traci McMath-Hlavac
    Posted October 26, 2011 at 9:04 am | Permalink

    Please do not let for-profit, big agribusiness interests influence or dictate our food policy as it is Un-American. Please help promote a healthy country with policies for conservation, sustainable agriculture, building of healthy soil, against poisonous chemical runoff that ends up in our watersheds and filthy Concentrated Animal Feed Lots. Thank you for your time and your service to this country.

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