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Issue Position: Fighting for Vermont's Farmers

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"From dairy farms that dot our landscape to local vegetable and flower farms that supply our thriving farmers' markets, farming is a way of life in Vermont and a key sector of our economy. The struggle of farmers is Vermont's struggle and their success is Vermont's success."

Congressman Welch:

-Working with Vermont dairy farmers, wrote legislation to minimize milk price volatility and bring fair and consistent prices to Vermont dairy farmers;

-Is a member of the House Agriculture Committee and founder of the House Dairy Caucus;

-Secured federal assistance to help farmers recover from Tropical Storm Irene;

-Is a strong advocate of legislation supporting the local food movement;

-Is working with schools to bring local, nutritious food to student meal programs.


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