RAFI is very proud to release the findings of the 2014 Summit on Seeds and Breeds for the 21st Century, held in […]
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In a recent House committee meeting, Representative Harris (R-MD) justified a measure that would de-fund USDA’s protection of poultry farmers by citing a few strikingly odd facts: “chicken growers vote with what they decide to do” he said, “there’s a waiting list of 2000.” He also claimed that 94% of growers re-sign their contracts every year, and that thus 94% of growers must be happy. Interesting logic!
The current Farm Bill is set to expire at the end of this month. We need you to urge your House representatives to sign on to a letter that will be presented to the House Agriculture Committee leadership.