A three-judge panel at the Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit ruled Monday (June 10) that a group of organic and otherwise non-GMO farmer and seed company plaintiffs are not entitled to bring a lawsuit to protect themselves from Monsanto's transgenic seed patents.
At one time, Wisconsin was the home to well over a hundred thousand traditional dairy barns - the typical red, two-story stanchion barn that so many dairy farmers grew up with. As dairy herds consolidated, the barns were converted to other uses, were torn down, simply fell down or in many cases still remain empty with sagging roofs and crumbling foundations.
I have tried to feature some outdoor cooking recipes this week, and will continue to do so over the summer. When it finally comes, I think we are in for a long and hot summer. Congratulations to all the high school and college graduates.
Wouldn't it be great to just farm?
Editor's Note: To see a video of the trees being planted, visit: http://youtu.be/_Z4f900KmRk.
The four citizen action teams that were formed on March 9 to help implement recommendations from deer trustee Dr. James Kroll to overhaul Wisconsin's deer management practices have reached the half-way point in their deliberations.