Originally Posted by RaiderH8r
Farmers are the biggest welfare recipients of all. Price supports, crop subsidies, CRP program, cut rate loans. Christ. If God made a farmer on the eighth day then by the ninth the farmer was digging through the mail for his subsidy check and God help you if it is late because a farmer also whines worse than a runt puppy off the tit.
If you believe that, go become a farmer. Those programs really only benefit the big corporate farms, because they are vertically integrated and don't lose out to the brokers. My father lost his farms because of the set aside requirements and being told how much of what he could grow.