Rep. Doc Hastings, R-Wash., was recognized during the farm bill debate in a “colloquy," or a "high-level serious discussion" according to one online definition. So Hastings didn’t exactly address the... Read more.
Who can any of us trust? A recent survey seems to say that since so few institutions have shown themselves worthy of our trust, then why trust anyone? From the news release: Independent Women’s... Read more.
It is a nice try, but I don’t think any consumer I know has the inclination to ask growers/vendors at farmers’ markets about their food safety practices. The Alliance for Food and Farming... Read more.
As I clock into this blog at about 5:26 a.m., I wanted to mention a couple of reports that caught my eye. One is an embargoed release from the Census Bureau that reveals the status of the population... Read more.