Multinational Monitor

JUL/AUG 2000
VOL 21 No. 7


Freedom to Fail: How U.S. Farming Policies Have Helped Agribusiness And Pushed Family Farmers Toward Extinction
by Ben Lilliston and Niel Ritchie

In Firm Control: Industrial Concentration in the U.S. Livestock Market
by Michael Stumo

Flimflam on the Farm: The American Farm Bureau and the Betrayal of Family Farmers, Taxpayers and the Environment
by Vicki Monks

The Dirt on Factory Farms: Environmental and Consumer Impacts of Confined Animal Feeding Operations
by Mark Floegel


The Case for Small Farms
an interview with
Peter Rosset

In The Fields of Indonesia
an interview with Nila Ardhianie

Taking on Corporate Pork
an interview with Bryce Oates

A Serious Beef with the National Cattlemen's Beef Association
an interview with Jeanne Charter


Letters to the Editor

Behind the Lines

Agribusiness Market Hypocrisy

The Front
Truth about Trade?
- Dioxin Diet

The Lawrence Summers Memorial Award

Names In the News



Organizations Publications

Western Organization of
Resource Councils
2401 Montana Avenue, #301
Billings, MT 59101
E-mail: [email protected]

National Family Farm Coalition
110 Maryland Avenue, NE
Suite 307
Washington, DC 20002
E-mail: [email protected]

Institute for Food and
Development Policy/Food First
398 60th Street
Oakland, CA 94618
E-mail: [email protected]

Defenders of Wildlife
1101 14th Street, NW #1400
Washington, DC 20005

Pesticide Action Network
North America
49 Powell Street, Suite 500
San Francisco, CA 94102
E-mail: [email protected]

Institute for Agriculture
and Trade Policy
2105 1st Avenue South
Minneapolis, MN 55404
E-mail: [email protected]

Center for Food Safety
310 D Street, NE
Washington, DC 20002
E-mail: [email protected]

Center for Rural Affairs
101 South Tallman Street
P.O. Box 406
Walthill , NE 68067
E-mail: [email protected]

National Farmers Union
11900 East Cornell Avenue
Denver, CO 80014

The Soil Association
Bristol House, 40-56 Victoria Street
Bristol BS1 6BY
E-mail: [email protected]

The Organization for
Competitive Markets
P.O. Box 6486
Lincoln, NE 68506
E-mail:  [email protected]

Missouri Rural Crisis Center
1110 Rangeline St.
Columbia, MO 65202
E-mail: [email protected]

Corporate Agriculture Research Project
(The Agribusiness Examiner)

Yayasan Duta Awam (YDA)
P.O. Box 298
Bengawar Solo
Karaugasem, Solo 57100
E-mail: [email protected]

American Farm Bureau
600 Maryland Ave., SW, Suite 800
Washington, DC 20024

National Pork Producers Council
P.O. Box 10383
Des Moines, IA 50306
E-mail: [email protected]

The Corporate Reapers
By A.V. Krebs
Washington, DC:
Essential Books, 1992

Rats in the Grain: The Dirty Tricks and Trials of Archer Daniels Midland ,
The Supermarket to the World
By James Lieber
New York: Four Walls, Eight Windows

Invisible Giant: Cargill and Its International Strategies
By Brewster Kneen
Halifax, NS, Canada:
Fernwood Publishing, 1995

World Hunger: Twelve Myths
By Frances Moore Lappe, Joseph Collins, Peter Rosset
New York: Grove Press, 1998

The Paradox of Plenty: Hunger in a Bountiful World
Edited by Douglas M. Boucher
Oakland, CA: Food First Books, 1999

"Concentration in the Food
Agriculture System"
by Dr. William Heffernan et al.
Denver: National Farmers Union, 1999

"Amber Waves of Gain"
by Vicki Monks
Washington, DC 2000
Defenders of Wildlife

Hogging the Market
by David Morris
Minneapolis, MN: Institute for Local Self-Reliance, 1999


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