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Sustainable and humane livestock company Niman Ranch has announced plans to double its supplier network of independent family farmers and ranchers over the next ten years. Niman Ranch says it will add 750 independent family farmers and ranchers producing pork, beef, and lamb, and the company committed to supporting 1,500 sustainable family farms in the next decade. The announcement will be followed by a recruitment effort to add additional farmers, and the company is launching a Gilt and Boar Gift program to attract young farmers, recent college graduates, and military veterans interested in farming and ranching. In addition to these efforts, Niman Ranch is paying its independent suppliers approximately double the market price and the company offers the suppliers in its network added stability.

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