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Friday, October 2, 2015

News Digest - Slaughterhouse Case Settled!


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Dear Friend of Family Farms,

Congratulations to FTCLDF member Neil Perin and FTCLDF General Counsel Gary Cox for a successful settlement on the case! What happened to Neil happens far too often to livestock farmers in this country and demonstrates yet another reason to pass the PRIME Act, which could help create the competition needed to end the local slaughterhouse monopolies that exist throughout the country.

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Falls Church, VA--September 30, 2015--The Farm-to-Consumer Legal Defense Fund has settled another case on behalf of one of its members, Neil Perin, owner of Arcadian Acres, who raises pork and Randall veal calves near Athens, Ohio. In early 2014, Perin took three of his Randall heritage...more

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Last Friday, September 25, FTCLDF Board Member Charlotte Smith started offering monthly marketing coaching calls as a free benefit for our membersAs a special gift to you, our reader, listen to this first call for free even if you're not a current FTCLDF memberYou have a valuable gift to share with the world and through these calls you will learn to connect with the customers who need your products the most. 
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