After years of poor returns, farm prices have destabilized even further due to COVID-19.
Nearly all farmers are in financial crisis. TIME is needed to recover. TIME, during which no farmer should be foreclosed upon.
Pass HF 4599 to Extend Farmer-Lender Mediation deadlines through harvest to December 1 — this will allow crops to grow, markets to return, prices to stabilize.
Action Steps and Status:
1) Pass the Minnesota House of Representatives
– PASSED on May 13, 134-0!
2) Pass the Minnesota Senate before adjournment on Monday, May 18.
3) Governor signs the bill…
– Coming soon!
Thank you for your prompt action to push this bill over the finish line!