Dueling pyramids: What we should eat vs. what our tax dollars support

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As Congress considers the latest Farm Bill, which will surely contain gobs of money for the row crops that support livestock, and far less for fruit and vegetable growers and family farmers, this is a 2010 graphic that brings it all into perspective:

The unhealthy aspect of government food subsidies. (Image: PCRM)

Read more about how food and family farmer advocates are calling on Congress to redirect some of the money that goes to Big Ag back to smaller farmers and produce growers.




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