Resources on the Farm Bill

By Marion Nestle

To learn more about this comprehensive bill, check out Daniel Imhoff's Food Fight as well as reports, articles, and infographics released by Oxfam America and other organizations.

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The spring 2012 issue of Dissent is devoted in part to food politics. It includes my article "Utopian Dream: A New Farm Bill."

In this same issue, Sarah Leonard offers "Nature as an Ally: An Interview With Wendell Berry."

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The legal advocacy group Public Health Law and Policy has produced two useful resources on the farm bill:

The Institute for Agriculture and Trade Policy is doing a series called "What's at Stake in the Farm Bill."

Oxfam America has a report and infographic on what the farm bill needs to do about international food aid.

And don't forget:

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This post originally appeared on Food Politics, an Atlantic partner site.

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http://www.theatlantic.com/health/archive/2012/04/resources-on-the-farm-bill/255264/