Household food securityaccess
at all times to enough food for active, healthy livingis
taken for granted by most Americans. The struggle to avoid
overeating is a more common American experience than the struggle
to put enough food on the table.
Nord & Margaret Andrews
Managing Manure: New Clean Water Act Regulations Create Imperative for
Ever-growing numbers of livestock and
poultry per farm and per acre have increased the risk of water
Farm Payments: Decoupled Payments Increase Households'
Well-Being, Not Production
Nearly all industrial countries provide
subsidies to their farmers, often for the purpose of maintaining
income from farming or reducing income variability.