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National 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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National Farmers Union Sep 22
You can watch it live online!
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National Farmers Union Sep 22
“The government spent $700B nailing out our banks. I certainly hope farmers and rural America matter as much as they do.”
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National Farmers Union Sep 22
“Farmers aren’t by nature distressed or suicidal. But there’s a deep sense of shame in losing something that’s been in your family for 9 or 10 generations.”
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National Farmers Union Sep 22
Are you at ? Come visit us and learn about soil health in the homegrown village!
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National Farmers Union Sep 22
“The people who produce our best food should be able to do so without worrying about going hungry themselves.” Preach,
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National Farmers Union Sep 22
“SNAP feeds hungry Americans, spurs economic growth in rural America, and puts more money in the pockets of family farmers.”
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National Farmers Union Sep 22
“Sometimes it feels like a failure because I wasn’t able to continue the farm after 10 generations.” We need to do better for our family farmers - people who work this hard deserve to be paid fairly, and anyone who wants to farm should be able to.
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National Farmers Union Sep 22
We’re in Hartford, CT at ! Yesterday, the NFU team toured local apple orchards, and today we’re excited to see another great concert!
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Sarah Lloyd Sep 22
Farmers Union in the house. representing. Who else is in the house?
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National Farmers Union Sep 22
Replying to @lloyd4wi
See you there!
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Farm Aid Sep 21
What are you up to Saturday afternoon/evening? If you're not in the seats, or on the lawn with us at , get the next best thing with our live webcast! Thanks, :
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National Farmers Union Sep 21
Replying to @BenLilliston
This was obvi the best part.
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National Farmers Union Sep 21
Perks of the job: learning about integrated pest management and eating apple cider donuts.
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National Farmers Union Sep 20
Hurricane Florence has killed 5,500 hogs and 3.4 million chickens & turkeys. Floodwaters and wind have ruined untold acres of cotton, tobacco, soybeans, and corn. The cost for farmers will be devastating, and it will likely take years to bounce back:
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Minnesota Farmers Union Sep 20
Thank you for your support of conservation programs. These help farmers become even better land stewards.
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National Farmers Union Sep 19
Thank YOU for hosting such an inspiring session!
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National Farmers Union Sep 19
Fingers crossed will revitalize the dairy industry by inspiring her 25 million followers to drink more milk. 🤞
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National Farmers Union Sep 19
We have more information about the farm bill and what we're asking for here: . You can also find a breakdown of the House and Senate versions of the bill and NFU's ideal bill here:
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National Farmers Union Sep 19
The current farm bill expires on September 30, leaving many programs that are critical to family farmers, consumers, and the environment without funding. Call your legislators today and tell them that we all need a strong farm bill - and we need it now.
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The New Food Economy Sep 19
First time farmers are struggling to find and afford farmland. Now, new initiatives are cropping up to connect land to the young farmers, queer farmers, and farmers of color who need it
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