Vedic City officials table vote to pursue land

Jun 25, 2007 Full story: Des Moines Register

“The city is an all-organic city and we didn't impose that on anyone. (Hog confinements) are not part of the national organic standards ... In this case, it would be a major nuisance for the city.”

Maharishi Vedic City administrators caught a whiff of Bob Palm's possible interest in building a hog confinement on his land a few months ago and didn't like what was in the air. via Des Moines Register

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“S.L. Harryman, Iowa Writer”

Since: Jul 07

Keosauqua, IA

#1 Jul 6, 2007
I can't believe that these farmers are getting the "railroad treatment." What's next? Are we gonna ride out there with our six-shooters and make them get off the land? This is ridiculous. I know if it was the other way around we'd hear about the injustice of it. It's time to stand up to the bullies.

- S.L. Harryman, writer, Fairfield, IA.

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