The Hidden Costs Of The Farm Bill (INFOGRAPHIC)

06/13/2012 12:30 pm ET

The 2012 Farm Bill, a massive piece of legislation that is currently working its way through the Senate, is full of controversy. The infographic below, courtesy of TakePart.com, puts certain aspects in perspective -- especially how commodity crops are subsidized and who is receiving the subsidies.

Take a look:

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