Here’s something you can do to help create a more just food system — and it takes less than 3 minutes! From Food Democracy Now:
Every 5 years, Congress passes a Food and Farm bill that dictates food and agriculture policy for decades to come. This is the single most important piece of legislation that determines what Americans, and many people around the world, eat on a daily basis. Today, there’s a floor fight in the U.S. Senate to decide who benefits this time around: You or corporate lobbyists?
While the bill does contain important reforms getting rid of wasteful direct subsidy payments, a number of vital reforms remain a serious risk of not passing. Right now, Food Democracy Now! needs your help to make sure that the 2012 Food and Farm Bill puts healthy food, family farmers and the environment first!
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