Missouri’s Food for America, started by farmer and former state senator Wes Shoemyer of northeastern Missouri, was formed to fight back against industrialized agriculture and factory farms.  We are a broad coalition of family farmers, environmentalists, food safety advocates, animal welfare organizations and concerned citizens who recognize the long-lasting, damaging effects of the “Right to Farm” amendment and are working to educate the public to vote NO on Constitutional Amendment 1 on August 5.

Missouri’s major papers urge you to vote NO on 1. Read more…

  • Myth

    Amendment 1 will improve our farmland and environment.

  • Fact

    Amendment 1 will strip most local governments of their ability to stop foreign companies from polluting and contaminating our land. In China, over 40% of their farmland has been degraded due to corporations maximizing profit over environmental protection. Amendment 1 will enable similar exploitation of Missouri's land.

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Groups Opposed to Amendment 1

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