Farmers Union is taking action to promote fair markets, competition, and to protect the future of the family farmer & rancher.Take Action with Us
From Production to Plate…
Corporate consolidation and monopolies in agriculture affect us all.
CORPORATE PRICE FIXING
During the COVID-19 epidemic, companies like Pilgrim’s Pride took advantage of tight supply chains by illegally inflating prices.
HIGHER COST TO CONSUMERS
When prices get high in the supermarket, it’s not the producer taking more $ to the bank. It’s packers & processors.
LOWER PRICES FOR THE FAMILY FARMER
Family farmers & ranchers are forced to accept thinner and thinner margins and even losses as the “price-takers”.
ACCESS TO TECHNOLOGY
When the tractor breaks down, farmers need access to the technology to make speedy fixes to preserve their liveliehood. They need the Right to Repair.What is Right to Repair?
4 Corporations control
over 54% of poultry, pork & beef processing & packing
In just 50 years,
40% of flour mills & 88% of meat processing facilities have gone out of business
95% of large farm tractors
are made by just 3 companies
Montanans don’t want corporate monopolies controlling our food supplyAdd your voice
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