|Why some Maine farmers do not want Obamacare repealed|
Bangor Daily News - 1/31/2017. By Abigail Curtis - Organic farmer Everett Ottinger, a trim, active man who revels in the hard physical labor that is a basic fact of life at Nettie Fox Farm in Newburgh, is among the Maine farmers loudly speaking out in favor of the endangered Affordable Care Act. It has helped his family afford health insurance and life-saving medication throughout his current health ordeal.
|Court OKs Roundup cancer warning label|
Portland Press Herald - 1/27/2017. By Scott Smith, Associated Press - Fresno, Calif. - California can require Monsanto to label its popular weed-killer Roundup as a possible cancer threat despite an insistence from the chemical giant that it poses no risk to people, a judge tentatively ruled Friday. California would be the first state to order such labeling if it carries out the proposal.
|Arthur H. Whitman Jr.|
Sun Journal - 1/27/2017. Arthur Holmes Whitman Jr., 90, of Belfast passed away Saturday, Jan. 7. Arthur served as executive director of MOFGA from 1980 to 1982.