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The 2017 Alaska Farmers Union annual meeting will be held on Saturday, November 4th from 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

The meeting venue is the Unitarian Universalist Fellowship of Fairbanks at 4448 Pikes Landing Road, across from the Princess Hotel.

Members can take advantage of a special discount accommodation rate at the nearby Pike's Waterfront Lodge.

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Alaska Farmers Union shared Farmers For America's Farmers For America- Trailer. ...

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Did you know that farmers and ranchers receive only 15.6* cents of every food dollar that consumers spend on food at home and away from home? According to USDA, off farm costs including marketing, processing, wholesaling, distribution and retailing account for more than 80 cents of every food dollar spent in the United States. ...

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