Viewpoints with

Cliff Mulder:

  1. Safety
  2. Food Prize
  3. Family Farm



Family Farm (Cliff Mulder, Farmer)


Cliff Mulder is a farmer who plants genetically engineered seed. Listen to the factors he weighed in that decision.

Transcript: Family Farm

...We are not on the farm growing a product just for a corporation. We want to keep away from that. We don't want to be working for DuPont, Monsanto, and Dow. We want to still be an independent farmer and have the choice. You want somebody out here growing your food who has a conscience. That's one reason why we need to keep the small farmer in Iowa. I think, I eat, breathe, and drink as well as you do and I want to eat and drink good food.


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