Our group is building some websites related to the current crisis:

Yes you heard that right we are building a few websites that touch on a variety of the different issues related to the novel CoronaVirus, other wise known as COVID-19. In our continued efforts to provide relevant content and information related to farms, food, families, and freedom we thought targeting specific aspects that the main […]

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New USDA Program Shows the Agency’s Disconnect From Real Farmers

If you feel like you’ve seen pretty poor USDA performance over the past few years, you may be interested in seeing what the agency is up to right now. It doesn’t get much worse than a USDA chief who basically says “Well, I don’t really know if the family farmer is going to make it in the twenty-first century…(and, well, I don’t really care all that much…)”

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Health Code Violations and Dangerous Conditions at Parchman MS Prison

Troubling details are coming out of reporting direct from the Parchman State Penitentiary in central Mississippi; problems recently reported at this prison include power outages, under staffing, overcrowding, and resulting “unrest” (in the words of MDOC.) Now, officials are moving hundreds of prisoners to other facilities like the Tallahatchie County Correctional Facility in Tutwiler, but […]

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The Grower’s Responsibility – And How to Get Clean Food

The Grower’s Responsibility – And How to Get Clean Food Who is responsible for the quality of our food? Let’s take it as a given that the majority of us want to buy food that is raised humanely and sustainably, and without excessive contamination or harmful processes and by-products. If that’s the case, we’re not […]

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Columbia Borough Council Violating the State Sunshine Act?

Columbia Borough Council Violating the State Sunshine Act? Columbia borough’s ongoing struggle with residents who want change is a dramatic example of how different readings of Pennsylvania open meetings laws often cause problems in real life. An LNP story June 13 shows another Columbia Borough vote is at issue – reporter Chris Courogen characterizes the […]

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