|Farm Meeting December 4|
Wiscasset Newspaper - 11/11/2013. By Ben Bulkeley - As more focus is put on farm-to-table and local farming, so too will the focus be placed on Lincoln County's farmers.
|A Jolt to Complacency on Food Supply|
The New York Times - 11/11/2013. By Justin Gillis - For a look at what climate change could do to the world’s food supply, consider what the weather did to the American Corn Belt last year.
|Tell the FDA what you really think about its new food safety rules|
Grist - 11/11/2013. By Nathanael Johnson - For years, Democrats have been trying to update our food safety laws to prevent food-poisoning accidents. In 2011, President Obama finally signed the Food Safety Modernization Act, and now the Food and Drug Administration is making the rules to determine how to put the law into practice. Everyone wants safer food, but some small farmers fear the rules could force them out of business.