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2014 IS INTERNATIONAL YEAR OF FAMILY FARMING

2014 IS INTERNATIONAL YEAR OF FAMILY FARMING

COOL

COOL

Country-of-Origin Labeling

We support full implementation of mandatory country-of-origin labeling (COOL) for agricultural, aquaculture and wild-caught seafood products.

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Farm To School Programs

Farm To School Programs

How farm to school programs are chipping away at childhood obesity

A cookie or an apple? French fries or sweet potato wedges? Healthy eating choices may get easier for children in New Jersey, Hawaii and California this summer.

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Earth Day

Earth Day

National Farmers Union Reflects on Earth Day

NFU is pleased to see that Americans continue to grow more environmentally conscientious and are actively working to reduce their carbon footprint…
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Illinois Farmers Union

The Illinois Farmers Union is a statewide grassroots organization that works to protect and enhance the economic well-being and quality of life of family farmers, ranchers, rural communities and consumers in Illinois.

Whether you live in the city or in the country, the Illinois Farmers Union is the organization for farmers and their supporters who care about:

•                Illinois agriculture

•                Family-owned farms

•                Where food comes from

•                The environment

•                Cooperative businesses

•                Rural communities

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