The Hidden Costs Of The 2012 Farm Bill

The Farm Bill is as always a Gordian Knot of legislation.  The 2012 bill is slowly making its way through the Senate.  It’s not without tons of controversy.  The infographic below, courtesy of TakePart.com, puts parts of it into perspective.  As you might imagine they have their own agenda as well.  The infographic spells out how commodity crops are subsidized and who is receiving the subsidies.  It’s an interesting look at how your taxpayer dollars are spent.  Check it out below.

The Hidden Costs Of The 2012 Farm Bill

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