Archive | October, 2008

The Presidential Candidates and Agriculture

The Presidential Candidates and Agriculture

I’m not going to delve into this completely until Thursday; this week’s column deals specifically with the stark contrast between Senator John S. McCain and Senator Barrack H. Obama on the issue of agriculture subsidization. That being said, there are two items I wanted to point out:   1. John McCain commits another unforced error […]

This Week's Column in the Logan County River Current

This Week’s Column in the Logan County River Current

http://www.weeklycurrents.com/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=124:rivercurrentonline10022008&catid=41:rivercurrentonline&Itemid=60 Agriculture Is Weathering the Fiscal Storm   The financial markets in specific and the populous in general spent the last week to ten days gripped by news coverage of a “financial crisis” referred to as everything from “unprecedented” to “Great Depression 2.” While the ultimate cost of poor policymaking decisions and corporate foolishness won’t […]