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It's your Farm Bill

Posted: July 10 2011

are you a Senate Ag Committee member's constituent? http://ag.senate.gov/site/cmtemembers.html

write to them and call them so they know what you need in Farm bill 2012.
 they are listening and they are the congressional voice in the crafting of this crucial legislation.
The National Young Farmers' Coalition's policy page has some talking points: http://www.youngfarmers.org/policy/
The National Sustainable Agriculture Coalition suggests 12 reforms: http://sustainableagriculture.net/our-work/fbcampaign/
for those of you in New England can find extensive resources on the New England Farmers Union's Policy page: http://newenglandfarmersunion.org/legislation.html
All their policy papers are available as PDFs
red hook, new york