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to protect farmers and safeguard our food system
By eliminating these opportunities, the act will accelerate market concentration in the food and agriculture industries, giving multinational corporations the win over American farmers and ranchers.
to maintain state and local control
The EATS Act would have a devastating impact on local governments as they could risk bankruptcy while fighting endless litigation to defend their laws.
to safeguard human health and the environment
for the sake of animals
A Data for Progress poll found that around 80% of voters — regardless of political affiliation — believe preventing cruelty to animals is a matter of personal moral concern. The EATS Act would be catastrophic to the state governments and voters who have taken a stance in the fight for the more humane treatment of farm animals.
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Read more: Farm Progress | Pennsylvania producers concerned over EATS Act
“We’ve given our producers choice,” he says. “This is their… Click to read more
Read more: American Ag Network | Governors Standing Firm on States’ Rights in the Farm Bill
The governors emphasized the importance of avoiding preempting state-level laws… Click to read more
Read more: Valley Times | Opinion: Oppose cruel, cynical EATS Act in Congress
The EATS Act only stands to further line the already-deep… Click to read more
Charlotte Observer | NC Farmer: If you eat local – or even just eat – this year’s Farm Bill is in troubleRead more: Charlotte Observer | NC Farmer: If you eat local – or even just eat – this year’s Farm Bill is in trouble
This would be an incredible overreach of power, steamrolling the… Click to read more