3 things you need to know about the farm bill


The much entrenched, long-delayed, massively complex farm bill passed Congress yesterday. President Obama is expected to sign the bill into law shortly. Under its umbrella, the farm bill sets policy for the next five years on issues as varied as food assistance for the needy, crop insurance for farmers, and environmental conservation. (more…)

The corruption of the Farm Bill, and why clean, organic food remains more expensive than conventional

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(NaturalNews) If you have ever wondered why junk food is almost always artificially cheap compared to healthy food, you need look no further than federal agriculture policy. Little do most people know that the federal government funnels billions of taxpayer … Continue reading