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Support the Farm Bill?

Adam Andrzejewski, Forbes Contributor During the Great Depression, farm subsidies were created to keep the family farm afloat and ensure a stable national food supply. Today, these subsidies have grown so lucrative that wealthy investors, large corporations, and farm-estate heirs use taxpayer money to maximize their personal return on investment. Since …

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Two men face felony for transporting hemp plants

By TOMMY SIMMONS and EMILY LOWE <tsimmons@idahopress.com>, <elowe@idahopress.com> Dec 12, 2018 “But George Patterson, the defense attorney who appeared in court for D’Addario during arraignment, said the two men were hauling immature hemp plants from Colorado to Oregon, an assertion seconded by Paul D’Addario, Andrew D’Addario’s father. While hemp does …

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