In Japan, Taiwan and South Korea, the government in a matter of years has put a lot of energy behind recycling food waste as livestock feed. It's environmentally friendly, it provides cheap livestock feed for the farmers in those parts of the world, and it avoids sending the food waste to landfill. Tristram Stuart
Agriculture looks different today - our farmers are using GPS and you can monitor your irrigation systems over the Internet. Debbie Stabenow
Programs that pay farmers not to farm often devastate rural areas. The reductions hurt everyone from fertilizer companies to tractor salesmen. Dick Armey
When tillage begins, other arts follow. The farmers, therefore, are the founders of human civilization. Daniel Webster
I would like to see people more aware of where their food comes from. I would like to see small farmers empowered. I feed my daughter almost exclusively organic food. Anthony Bourdain