Contract Agriculture Press Releases

Sally Lee, program director at Rural Advancement Foundation International-USA, issued the following statement: “We are shocked to hear that the USDA is delaying the implementation of rules that are meant to provide basic rights and protections to farmers and agricultural communities. This decision poses a real threat to independent livestock and poultry businesses in the U.S. – it also ignores the voices of American farmers, who risked retaliation to show their clear and strong support for these rules.

Release: Farmers Dismayed as USDA Delays GIPSA Rule

Maybe they're just too chicken to invite us to the table. Today and tomorrow, some of the biggest brands and players in the U.S. poultry industry are convening to talk "sustainability." But they're not talking about that concept as you or I might be likely understand it.

Poultry Industry “Sustainability Workshop” Shuts Door to Farmers, Workers & Consumers