Farming challenges

One of the strategies that cattle ranchers can try [‘A Fraught Future?’ July 12] is cooperative marketing where they would be able to offer larger volumes to sell. I’m sure they are familiar with the benefits of cooperatives in their membership of the CFC farm store and Rappahannock Electric Cooperative.

A local example of successful cooperative marketing is Shenandoah Natural Beef.

Bruce Reynolds

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