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Supporting Documents for Farm and Food File, Week of April 14, 2019

Background information for “No Problem, I’ll Just Stop Eating Pork”
Farm and Food File column for the week beginning Sunday, April 14, 2019
Pork industry to have more power over meat inspections, The Washington Post, April 3, 2019

USDA’s FSIS condemns The Washington Post, USDA, April 8, 2019

Donald Trump is trying to kill you, New York Times, April 4, 2019

Portal for food […]

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Supporting Documents for Farm and Food File, Week of March 31, 2019

Background information for “Unlocking the Rural Economy Requires Different Keys”
Farm and Food File for the week beginning Sunday, March 31, 2019
Getting Real About Rural America, New York Times, March 18, 2019
What Rural America Has To Teach Us, New York Times, March 21, 2019
Another take on the NYT columns: Rural America and a Tale of Two […]

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Supporting Documents for Farm and Food File, Week of March 24, 2019

Background information for “Corporations Have Rights; Why Not a Lake?”
Farm and Food File column for the week beginning Sunday, March 24, 2019
Ohio city gives Lake Erie same rights as citizens, The Hill, February 27, 2019

Lake Erie first lake to granted human rights, UPI, February 27, 2019

Lawsuit filed against Lake Erie Bill of Rights, Toledo Blade, February 27, 2019

Court filing, Drewes […]

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Supporting Documents for Farm and Food File, Week of March 17, 2019

Background information for “Costco and Walmart Want You in Their ‘Chain’”
Farm and Food File column for the week beginning Sunday, March 17, 2019
Walmart: Friend or Foe?, Farm Journal’s Milk, March 20, 2018
Wisconsin’s Dairy Future, the Walmart Impact, WSAW-TV, Wausau, WI, July 2, 2018
Dairy farmers struggle even as Walmart milk plant opens, The Bullvine, June 12, […]

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Supporting Documents for Farm and Food File, Week of March 10, 2019

Background information for “It’s Not Easy Making an Egg Out of an Omelet”
Farm and Food File column for the week beginning Sunday, March 10, 2019
The official British Brexit Policy? Mayhem, New York Times, March 2, 2019
‘Brexit will be like removing an egg from an omelette,’ The Independent, February 27, 2018
How differing trade policies affect US […]

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Supporting Documents for Farm and Food File, Week of March 3, 2019

Background information for “If You Want to See the Future, You Better Look Ahead”
Farm and Food File column for the week beginning Sunday, March 3, 2019
What is sustainable agriculture?, Agricultural Sustainability Institute, UC-Davis
What is sustainable agriculture?, National Center for Appropriate Technology, ATTRA.org
What is sustainable agriculture?, National Sustainable Agriculture Coalition 
Reference: Sustainable Agriculture, National Geographic.com
Growing consumer pull […]

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Supporting Documents for Farm and Food File, Week of February 24, 2019

Background information for “In the Long Run It’s, Well, A Long Run”
Farm and Food File column for the week beginning Sunday, February 24, 2019
Why there are no profits in perfect market, Investopedia, January 16, 2018
The true meaning of “In the long run we’re all dead.”, Behind Blue Eyes blog, May 5, 2013
Long-term Agricultural Projections, (several […]

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Supporting Documents for Farm and Food File, Week of February 17, 2019

Background information for “Spring needs to bring two thaws: snow and ag trade”
Farm and Food File column for the week beginning February 17, 2019
World Demand and Supply Estimates, USDA, February 8, 2019
U.S. ag outlook, University of Illinois, January 27, 2019
Feed Outlook, USDA, February 12, 2019
Percentage of U.S. ag products exported, USDA FAS, May 31, 2018
Fighting […]

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Supporting Documents for Farm and Food File, Week of February 10, 2019

Background information for “The State of the Nation’s Farm and Food Union”
Farm and Food File column for the week beginning Sunday, February 10, 2019
USDA’s 2018 “Agency Financial Report,” USDA, November 14, 2018
USDA’s “Strategic Goals, 2019-2022,” USDA, (undated)
Senate votes to keep top USDA Undersecretary, Successful Farming, July 21, 2017
Perdue’s plan to move ERS, NIFA doesn’t escape […]

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Supporting Documents for Farm and Food File, Week of February 3, 2019

Background information for “Knives, Forks, and Farmers Favor Immigration Reform”
Farm and Food File column for the week beginning Sunday, February 3, 2019
Could California produce cost more?, USA Today, January 27, 2019

Key findings about U.S. immigrants, Pew Research Service, November 30, 2018

Government shutdown cost the U.S. economy $11B, CNBC, January 28, 2019

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