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Nat'l Farmers Union
National Farmers Union has been working since 1902 to protect and enhance the quality of life for U.S. family farmers, ranchers and rural communities.
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Nat'l Farmers Union 9h
Replying to @flath2o
Farmers receive an average of 17.4 cents for all food items, but only 11 cents for a Thanksgiving meal.
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Nat'l Farmers Union 17h
: American farmers receive just 11 cents of every dollar you spend on your Thanksgiving meal food at the grocery store. this Thanksgiving.
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Nat'l Farmers Union Nov 20
Ironic, yes. Coincidental, no. Family farmers and ranchers deserve better.
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Nat'l Farmers Union Nov 20
Farmers Union members: Have you enrolled for health care coverage in 2018? Join us TODAY for a phone conversation on the open enrollment period. Space is limited, so register here:
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Nat'l Farmers Union Nov 20
The sharp decline in net farm income over the past four years has left many producers "skating on thin ice." When are prices coming back?
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Nat'l Farmers Union Nov 17
It’s the state convention- we’ll be hosting our annual convention in March in Kansas City, MO.
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Nat'l Farmers Union Nov 17
House tax plan would hurt the majority of America’s farmers and ranchers who belong to a farmer-owned cooperative:
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Nat'l Farmers Union Nov 16
Tax Cuts and Jobs Act is highly flawed legislation that has disastrous implications for American family farmers and ranchers:
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Nat'l Farmers Union Nov 16
Own a small business and need health insurance? Join us for a call 11/20 with former SBA head Karen Mills to learn more.
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Nat'l Farmers Union Nov 16
Really great story about from about veteran farmers:
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Nat'l Farmers Union Nov 15
In accordance w/ PAYGO, congressional tax reform proposal would cut funding for Medicare and farm safety net programs, putting family farmers' and ranchers' livelihoods at risk:
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Nat'l Farmers Union Nov 15
Want some sweet NFU swag? Refer 3 friends to and we'll send you a free t-shirt or tote bag!
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Nat'l Farmers Union Nov 15
Important news to start your day:
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Nat'l Farmers Union Nov 14
Congressional tax reform could require 100 percent sequestration of all commodity program payments and other farm bill programs that protect our nation's family farmers and ranchers:
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Nat'l Farmers Union Nov 14
We're - family farmers and ranchers care about climate change, and they have been working hard to cut GHG emissions and sequester carbon. Learn how you can get involved:
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Nat'l Farmers Union Nov 14
Beginning farmers often lack infrastructure they need to connect with markets. They can help fill the gaps by working with community groups on Rural Business Development Grants:
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Nat'l Farmers Union Nov 14
Integration of pork industry has led to plummeting home values, pressure that drives small farmers into tight contracts or out of business, shrinking populations & a diminished political voice in small rural towns:
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Nat'l Farmers Union Nov 14
4.5 million Americans can sign up for health insurance for $0 per month! Head over to to find a plan that fits your budget.
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Nat'l Farmers Union Nov 13
Cap-and-Trade programs offer farmers value for climate-smart practices. Read more about California's program:
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Nat'l Farmers Union Nov 13
Clean energy provides reliable, pollution-free energy & brings stable, good-paying jobs to rural communities:
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