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Tag: Fauquier
Farm Bureau Turns on Small Farmers

Farm Bureau is an insurance company which in Virginia guards the gate to all farming legislation jealously. In the past, bills having to do with agriculture in the Commonwealth had to be blessed by the company.

Cronyism in Virginia’s Wine Country?

I have to be especially sensitive with this story. It comes from my home county, Fauquier Virginia. It’s a lovely place. Lots of rolling hills, trees, pastureland, horses, and vineyards. Lots and lots of vineyards. On the weekend the byways...