What is Parity, When and Why?

Brad Wilson Economic Justice, Farmer Voices on Parity, History of Parity

Death by a Thousand Cuts? The Enbridge Line 3 Oil Pipeline Project, Industrial Agriculture and the Need for Mutual Support

Doug Gurian-Sherman Environmental Resilience, Food Sovereignty, Racial Equity

How the Lack of Parity Supports Industrial Livestock Production

Siena Chrisman Economic Justice, Environmental Resilience

The end of parity pricing and supply management farm programs was a huge boon for agribusiness, particularly the meat industry. As the farm programs were dismantled, farmer grain prices fell to well under the cost of production, giving the meatpacking industry access to below-cost feed grain. Cheap feed was – and still is – a critical component of industrial confinement-based meat production.

Parity for Diversified Family-Scale Produce Farms, Like Mine

Elizabeth Henderson Farmer Voices on Parity, Food Sovereignty

Parity Basics: What Parity Is and Is Not

George Naylor Economic Justice, Farmer Voices on Parity, History of Parity

Parity: Re-Establishing the Human Relationship with Nature Through Community-Based Family-Scale Farms

Patti Naylor Economic Justice, Farmer Voices on Parity, History of Parity

US Interventionism, Climate Change and Organizing Low-Wage Food Chain Workers: An Interview with Jose Oliva

Jose Oliva Economic Justice, Racial Equity

Parity and Supply Management though a Racial Equity Lens

Ben Burkett Farmer Voices on Parity, Racial Equity