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Congress Passes Farm Bill, Cuts Food Stamps

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February 4, 2014
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The Senate sent a massive, five-year farm bill to President Barack Obama that provides subsidies for the nation's farmers and cuts the food stamp program by about $800 million. (Feb. 4) Video provided by AP


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Newsy (Jan. 27, 2014) A proposal for a new five-year Farm Bill was announced by House and Senate negotiators Monday. It cuts food stamps by $8 billion over the next decade.
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Food Inequality Won't Slow Whole Foods, Sprouts

Food Inequality Won't Slow Whole Foods, Sprouts

TheStreet (Feb. 26, 2014) Prices may be higher at organic food stores, but that won't slow growth at natural food sellers like Whole Foods and Sprouts, says Joe Dobrow, author of "Natural Prophets". The natural products industry has grown to over $100 billion in the past 25 years as Americans have learned to appreciate the value of healthy eating, says Dobrow. He also says the major food companies like Mondelez and Nestle are joining in the trend by buying successful natural food operators and growing their brands while letting them keep their values. Video provided by TheStreet
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Commercializing Crocodile Conservation

Commercializing Crocodile Conservation

Reuters (May 15, 2012) A commercial crocodile farm in Mexico is striking a balance between business and conservation to help protect the region's endangered Morelet crocodile. The reptile is under threat from habitat loss and poaching but the farm is helping the species thrive in the wild.
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Retirement Home for Four Legged Veterans

Retirement Home for Four Legged Veterans

AP (Jan. 15, 2014) Welcome to Mill Creek Farm, where residents are treated to rolling hills, sunny weather, and all the grass they want. Peter and Mary Gregory have spent the last 30 years nurturing retired police and military horses on their farm in Florida. (Jan. 15)
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