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Task Force to Identify Farmers Market Fraud in California

We trust farmers markets to be the anti-supermarket. There are no unflattering fluorescent lights, loud disorienting music, those confusing price tags or dizzying endcaps. But what if farmers market stalls were just going to the supermarket for you—and bringing those store-bought items to their stalls? It’s happening in California, and the state is cracking down.

October 7th

The Peterson Farm Bros Sing About Agriculture’s Worth

The USDA tells us to: “Know Your Farmer, Know Your Food.” The American Farmland Trust reminds us: “No Farms, No Food.” Powerful messages indeed. And then there are the Peterson brothers — Greg, Nathan, and Kendal — from Kansas. They farm. They sing. And they’ve gone viral to the delight of millions. After writing funny, farm-friendly lyrics to LMFAO’s hit “I’m Sexy And I Know It,” these three brothers — who’ve branded themselves as The Peterson Farm Bros — have found a fresh way to focus a well-deserved spotlight on the people who grow our food.

July 5th