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The government subsidizing food is working out about as well as their other subsidy programs

Jazz Shaw Jul 06, 2016 10:01 AM

Get your thumb off the meat scales

Aug 2015
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Only you can put an end to cowbells

Jazz Shaw Aug 25, 2015 6:41 PM

They’re a moosance. (Sorry)

Jun 2015
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The Washington raisin thief gets busted

Jazz Shaw Jun 23, 2015 8:01 AM

Cheap raisins for all my friends

Mar 2015
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Dairy farmers bemoan lack of illegal aliens

Jazz Shaw Mar 31, 2015 1:21 PM

That’s a-mooooo-sing. (I apologize for that one)

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The “cuts” in the new-and-improved farm bill… aren’t, really.

Erika Johnsen Jan 27, 2014 7:21 PM

The one percent.

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The dairy industry really wants to keep its special treatment in the farm bill

Erika Johnsen Jan 16, 2014 4:41 PM

Congressional negotiators are pretty pumped about what looks like the emergence of a long overdue farm-bill deal that can finally …

Dec 2013
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The return of the Christmas-tree tax?

Erika Johnsen Dec 26, 2013 4:01 PM

The domestic fresh-cut Christmas-tree industry certainly hopes so — and heck, who can blame them, really? So many other niche …

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Yeah, a farm bill probably isn’t happening this year

Erika Johnsen Dec 10, 2013 1:01 PM


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Farm bill talks still stalled out as the clock winds down

Erika Johnsen Dec 02, 2013 1:21 PM

The House and Senate are only in session at the same time for a grand total of five days before …

Oct 2013
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Big Ethanol’s response to EPA’s possible RFS-rollback: Panic.

Erika Johnsen Oct 13, 2013 3:31 PM

Save the subsidies, at all costs!

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Farm-bill talks coming in hot with lobbyists watching closely

Erika Johnsen Oct 10, 2013 4:41 PM

While the issue of the latest iteration of the “farm bill” still waiting to make its way out of the …

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