Chuck Grassley

United States Senator from Iowa

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Grassley: Stand with our Dairy Farmers

Mar 02, 2020
Prepared Floor Remarks by U.S. Senator Chuck Grassley of Iowa
Stand with our Dairy Farmers
Monday, March 2, 2020
 
U.S. dairy producers have had a tough decade.
 
Margins are thinner than ever and new milk substitutes can be found in every grocery store.
 
And while dairy farmers scored a major victory in the USMCA with increased market access to Canada, there is a new trend that is very disturbing.
 
Hollywood jokers have taken a stand against raising cows with a so called “#Mootoo movement”.
 
This is udderly irresponsible.
 
U.S. dairies produce the highest quality milk and cheese in the world under the highest standards of care.
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