A food claim that left us hungry for more information
Oregon Department of Agriculture
"Oregon school districts are directing 24 percent of their food budgets to purchase local foods. That’s the highest percentage in the country."
Board members and cash donations link them
Says Oregonians for Food and Shelter "proudly features board members from Monsanto and Syngenta and the (Oregon) Farm Bureau also receives funding from biotech companies."
More than just peanuts; cutting crop subsidies could save $$$$
Says ending the direct payment farm subsidy program "could save up to $28.4 billion over ten years that could be used to reduce the deficit."
No hemp growing for you!
Federal law prohibits the growing of industrial hemp in the United States.
But not every state has large commercial operations
Christmas trees are grown in all 50 States.
Christmas tree people wanted it before Obama was in office
Obama creates new tax on Christmas trees, fees get passed on to consumers.
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