Income from oil and gas production doesn’t always trickle down to landowners, as companies find ways to minimize the share they pay in royalties.
There's nothing they are leaving untouched: the mustard, the okra, the bringe oil, the rice, the cauliflower. Once they have established the norm: that seed can be owned as their property, royalties can be collected. We will depend on them for every seed we grow of every crop we grow. If they control seed, they control food, they know it -- it's strategic.
Bad things seem to happen when voters put social-engineering wingnuts in charge. Maybe they should think about that: A study by the Georgia Agriculture Department of the state farm workforce shows that finding legal employees with the skill and
Yesterday the United Farm Workers (UFW) launched the “Take Our Jobs” campaign, a bold effort to highlight the importance of immigrant work
From Human Rights Watch: US: End Child Labor in the Fields: The Children’s Act for Responsible Employment (CARE Act) would update US law to ensur
From The Daily Show: Sean Hannity blames the drought affecting California farmers on the government and a tiny fish.
(cross posted at Intoxination.net) It appears that way: Banana company Chiquita Brands International said Wednesday it has agreed to a $25 million
Early Warning: More troops?!! Come on...remember when our frighteningly unbalanced president claimed he would be guided by the advice of his generals?