WKU: Promoting Agriculture Misconceptions Daily

Normally, I would hold my tongue.     Normally, I would cut them some slack, laugh it off, and go on with life pretending that whoever it was had not just made some ridiculous agriculture illiterate mistake.    This is an exception.      When I … Continue reading

Hurting American farmers isn’t enough, COOL takes a stab at Canada’s too

In theory, it was a great idea: print the country of origin on all meat products and perishable agricultural commodities.  They even came up with a catchy acronym: COOL (Country of Origin Labeling).  Consumer lobbyists were happy, politicians were happy, and … Continue reading

Maybe Obama should keep his feet firmly on the ground and out of his mouth.

I don’t do well with people who make fun of the mentally and physically disabled.  Beyond the fact that it is just plain cruel, I know the toll that these prejudices take on their victims.   My little sister, Anna, was born with a rare liver disease … Continue reading