Rural Roundup

  • Wal Mart sells organic. Except it’s not organic.
    • Twenty-one year old college student runs for state legislature (special election) in rural northwest Iowa.
      • The Rural School and Community Trust has a new blog about rural schools and rural education policy.
        • Tom Philpott at GristMill notes that agribusiness giant Archer Daniels Midland’s stock rose on last week’s news that Democrats will control agriculture policy in Washington. Look for status quo on ag policy.
          • In key House races across the country last week, rural voters put Democrats over the top.
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