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That Pesky Farm Bill: A Snapshot

After failing to be renewed in 2012 and left to survive on a short term extension, the Farm Bill is again back on the floor of Congress. The bill has not made much buzz in the national media, but it … Continue reading

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Ag Gag Laws On The Rise

It used to seem like a few times a year some story would come out exposing animal cruelty at large scale farms. This kind of information has been crucial in combatting animal abuse for years but has increasingly been facing … Continue reading

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What About The Kids?

A recent report by The Center for Science in the Public Interest reviewed many of the kids’ menus at fast food chains across the US found a whopping 97% of the meals offered fall short of the CSPI’s nutritional criteria. … Continue reading

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We Just Want To Know

Much ado has been made about Whole Foods’ recent assertion that they will require labeling on all GMO foods sold in their stores by 2018, and rightfully so. It’s a game changer. Of course there are those who have cheered … Continue reading

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