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Poison Turkey is Us

The recall of 36 million pounds of ground turkey this past week by Cargill is not the result of some food-industry aberration. It’s completely predictable – simply the cost of doing business when food is an industry. Cargill’s turkey was … Continue reading

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Growing Problem

A probably unintended consequence of the mania for gas-drilling in Pennsylvania is a new focus on the struggles of family farms. According to news accounts and the gas industry’s own propaganda, small farmers throughout the state are cheerfully signing leases … Continue reading

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