ACTION NEEDED: Congress needs to hear from you on the Farm Bill

Help feed your neighbors by signing on and sharing the Farm Bill Nutrition Title Common Recommendations from Vermont.

We Need Your Help! Nutrition programs are in danger of being cut in the Farm Bill!

Please let Senator Leahy, Senator Sanders and Congressman Welch know what these programs mean to children, families, seniors, farmers and businesses in Vermont by signing on to Vermont’s Nutrition Recommendations. They need to hear from you!

Sign On Here. And please share this with others!

Read Vermont’s Nutrition Recommendations Here. As the Farm Bill is up for reauthorization this year, a coalition of Vermont organizations came together to craft common recommendations that seek to protect and improve the farm bill nutrition programs. With your help, we would like to get over 500 Vermonters (organizations and individuals) to sign on in support of these recommendations.

Vermont Farm Bill Nutrition Coalition / Originators of Recommendations: Central Vermont Community Action Council, Champlain Valley Office of Economic Opportunity, CVAA and the Association of Area Agencies on Aging, Hunger Free Vermont, Northeast Organic Farming Association of Vermont. Shelburne Farms, Vermont Agency of Agriculture, Food and Markets, Vermont Department for Children and Families, Vermont Department of Education, Vermont Foodbank, Vermont Food Education Every Day, Vermont Grocers’ Association, Vermont School Nutrition Association, Voices for Vermont’s Children

If you are having trouble signing on or have additional questions, contact Angela Smith-Dieng at asmith-dieng@hungerfreevt.org.

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