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Friday, October 7, 2016
NEWS DIGEST - USDA Disrupts Sales at Farmers Market!
USDA Disrupts Farmers Market Sales & Sales Barns Aren't Like They Used To Be
Hey Food Freedom Friend:
In the past couple of weeks, USDA agents disrupted a farmers market in Wyoming and our friend John Moody reported on his disheartening realization at a local sales barn (see below for the details on these two).
But don't worry...we've been busy working with our members toward the goal of keeping them out of troubles such as these, one of the many membership benefits.
A year or so ago, I decided to experience firsthand the difference between the local, regional, self-sufficient food system, and the industrial, commodity, corporate one. We had a set of cows that needed to be moved on from...
On September 21st, agents of the United States Department of Agriculture's (USDA) Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS), who refused to identify themselves to some of the people present, appeared at a Wyoming farmers market to inspect vendors and forced...
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