But when values, an essential part of public policy debate is teased in,
there is considerable less authority to pure theory.
I appreciate your putting this out for feedback & interaction.
My values are such that the human & contextual aspects of rural and agrarian
life (yes, I was raise d on a multigenerational farm) weigh heavily in my
thinking on these matters. Put simply, I think our society benefits from
keeping the culture in agriculture...
(& my thots only)