GFN member Gina Gutierrez is dairy farmer in Mexico who knows how important trade deals like the U.S.-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA) are to her operation. She spoke with Iowa Soybean Association about how her need for soybean, corn and canola makes it important to have trade with the U.S. She says U.S. soybean farmers supply a high-quality product at an affordable price for Mexican producers.
WRITTEN BY Gina Gutierrez is serving as Community Outreach Agvocate for the Global Farmer Network. She is a 5th generation dairy farmer from the central region of Mexico. In 2015, Gina started a Facebook page advocating for the dairy industry. La Vida Lactea now has nearly 60,000 followers. She completed a Master's Degree in Corporate Law. She writes regularly for Ganadero and Holstein de Mexico magazine. In 2018, Gina won the Global Farmer Network's Kleckner Award.