Archive | March, 2008

Blogging from the Ohio Swine Health Symposium

Blogging from the Ohio Swine Health Symposium

http://porkinfo.osu.edu/ Lindsay and I are broadcasting today from Der Dutchman in Plain City at the Ohio Swine Health Symposium hosted by The Ohio State University Extension and sponsored in part by our friends at the Ohio Pork Producers Council. Lindsay is just outside the symposium room doing the midday broadcast, and I’m sitting in the […]

Peterson Demands Farm Bill Results

Peterson Demands Farm Bill Results

House Agriculture Committee Chairman Collin Peterson made a surprise appearance during Wednesday’s OFBF visit to Capitol Hill. The Chairman interrupted comments from fellow Democrat and Ag Committee member Zach Space (OH-18) to report breaking news on the farm bill:   “I don’t know if I have enough time to explain what’s going on,” the Chairman […]

Just Back from USDA

Just Back from USDA

http://www.usda.gov Where Deputy Secretary of Agriculture Chuck Conner told members of the Ohio Farm Bureau Federation that President Bush would announce today that while he will sign the 30-day extension of the Farm Bill about to be presented to him from Congress, if the 2007 Farm Bill is not finished by April 18th, he would […]

Don't Tell Me I Actually Agree With the Animal Rights Types...

Don’t Tell Me I Actually Agree With the Animal Rights Types…

http://www.foxnews.com/story/0,2933,332230,00.html Hell may be freezing over as we speak…   Dateline: South Africa. The government here is in the process of implementing policies to thin the growing elephant population. I’m all about controlling nuisance animals, but there’s just something about taking down such a majestic creature seems wrong, particularly when it is coming up scarce […]

Bob Lutz is Right, and Science Proves It

Bob Lutz is Right, and Science Proves It

Because Global Warming has been declared gospel scientific fact by great minds like the Goreacle, dissidents and critics of the theory and its inherent policy ramifications have been declared regular heretics. Hence, when a powerful guy like General Motors Vice Chairman Bob Lutz dismisses it as a “crock of sh**,” people notice. Lutz has taken […]