October 11, 2012 – Hour 2

This week on Sound Bites, a show about the future of our food system, we talk to a diverse panel of farmers and experts about the Farm Bill, what it means now that the bill was not passed. The Senate voted on and passed the Farm Bill, but the U.S. House of Representatives’ bill failed to reach the House floor. With Congress adjourned until after the November elections, the future is uncertain for some farmers. We talk to:

Then we discuss the Perdue Trial which started this week in Baltimore, and which will have an important outcome on agriculture and poultry in our nation. We talk to:

Written by Marc Steiner

Marc Steiner

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