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Rising Concentration, Rising Farm Costs

[imgcontainer right] [img:monsanto_rain.jpeg] With the rising concentration of companies that provide “inputs” for farmers — seeds, farm machinery, fertilizer — the prices for these goods have been rising faster than the cost of what farmers produce. Monsanto has a near monopoly on some kinds of seeds [/imgcontainer] Editor’s Note: One of the primary concerns of […]