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Grower: Subsidies Help Big Ag, Not Small Farmers

Striking a proper balance is key to the good life organic food grower Scott Washkowiak of Palisade strives to provide for his wife, Jessica, and 18-month-old son, Clive. His sense of balance…

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Some Local Farmers Up in Arms About New Bill

After congress passed a controversial farm bill, some local farmers and colorado activist groups are sounding off.

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New Report Shows "Wasteful Handouts" in Farm Bill

The U.S. House recently passed its version of the Farm Bill, that is expected to provide funding to agriculture industries across the country. But some local farmers and the Colorado Public Interest Research Group, a non-profit organization that works on a variety of consumer and public interest issues, are disappointed.

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Farmers Say New Farm Bill is a Waste of Taxpayer Money

Palisade farmer, Scott Washkowiak, is upset with the U.S. House of Representatives' decision to pass the Farm Bill after a new study by Colorado Public Interest Research Group said one aspect of the bill is no good.

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Research group: Big pharmaceutical companies ‘pay to delay’ generic drugs

A Colorado group says some big pharmaceutical corporations are responsible for keeping cheaper forms of medicine off the market because of deals they make with their generic drug competitors.

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