Category Archives: Sugar Policy

Thoughtful, well-articulated article about how VT law requiring special labeling and other state-specific labeling laws will have significant impact on food production, food access, price of food and farmer livelihood. Minnesota farmers need Minnesota’s senators to act By Karolyn Zurn Today at 5:00 a.m. CALLAWAY, Minn.—Unless the U.S. Senate takes immediate action, Minnesota farmers stand to be seriously […]

Recently the United States Department of Agriculture released 10 year projections for how much taxpayers will be paying to support sugar policy.  According to these projections, sugar policy is among the least expensive commodity policies in the Farm Bill. In the article excerpted below, the true costs to American taxpayers are set forth — USDA […]