Midsized farms may ultimately bear the full brunt of the Food Safety bill. But to what extent have the food contamination scares in recent years been traceable to them?
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Food is never completely sterile. But the importance of supporting our nation's small farmers outweighs far smaller food safety risks.
I resolve in 2011 to spend even more time in Washington D. C. trying to explain to Jack and his buddies, "why it is a bad idea to allow your constituent to be poisoned."
If a farm seller (small or large) puts his or her product into the wholesale market, they have to play by the same food safety rules as the large players.
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