Tag Archives: Farm Bill

I am fed up with…

Everything! Okay, not everything. That’s just shorthand, because I don’t know how to put my latest musings into words. I went to two events this week. One was a movie-dinner night at Uncommon Ground hosted by the Bioneers. The other … Continue reading

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Fed Up with the Farm Bill

I suppose it’s a good thing we revisit the Farm Bill every 5 years. It’s good to keep the topic in front of the public every so often. Otherwise, the sheer idiocy of the Farm Bill would go unnoticed, and … Continue reading

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Legislative Update from Wes King at the Illinois Stewardship Alliance

Legislative Update: A two week spring break around the Easter holiday has come and gone for both the Illinois General Assembly and the United States Congress. Here in Illinois at the General Assembly spring break represents a half-way point, legislation … Continue reading

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The Farm Bill: A Picture is Worth a 1,000 Words

Did you know the Farm Bill is up for renewal this year? Take a look at this shocking graphic courtesy of Wes King, Policy Coordinator at the Illinois Stewardship Alliance.In other words, the government is in bed with big agribusiness, … Continue reading

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