In this week’s On the Side column, Rick Nichols presents, parses and ponders the PA Department of Agriculture’s ruling on milk labeling against the backdrop of the Pennsylvania Farm Show. It’s a great primer on the issue, if you’re unfamiliar:
When you’ve got 10,000 competitors showing off prize steers and goats and rodeo moves – a fair number of them teenage future farmers spending the night – you can bet hormones will enter the picture.
What a lede. As usual, perfection.