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To: Former MSM Viewer
I had a phone conversation 20 years ago with Congressmen Grassley. In talking about the family farm he said, “We've been trying to save the family farm for 50 years, have we gotten any closer?”

Government subsidized crop insurance has been the new fashion for the last several years, all it does is take the risk out of farming and that is driving the $600 per acre rent in my opinion. Much like taking the risk out of house mortgages......................

5 posted on 08/29/2011 9:18:09 AM PDT by PeterPrinciple ( getting closer to the truth.................)
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To: PeterPrinciple

“We’ve been trying to save the family farm for 50 years, have we gotten any closer?”

Somehow, family farms have survived, despite being helped to death.


23 posted on 08/29/2011 2:50:45 PM PDT by Eleutheria5 (End the occupation. Annex today.)
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