Corn: The Welfare Crop

The environmental and economic travesty of subsidized crops

Micha Petty
Sep 21, 2019 · 16 min read

“Big Ag” in the United States has little to do with supplying people with needed food and much to do with using political force to perpetuate profits at the expense of consumers and biodiversity.

If your farm grows corn and sells it locally to people who actually eat your produce, this article is not pointed at you! (Photo by on )

Let me preface this story by saying that it is neither meant to be disparaging to those who work the land…