Virginia farmer tears up Tranlin paper deal

Kenric Ward
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Jul 07, 2014 5:00 AM
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Virginia farmer tears up Tranlin paper deal

RICHMOND, Va. — A leader in Virginia’s “sustainable agriculture” movement says an incoming Chinese paper-and-fertilizer plant is anything but.

And he accuses politicians of squandering tax dollars on the venture.

“To use taxpayer funding to attract a business predicated fundamentally on an anti-ecology premise indicates both political and societal rape of nature’s template,” Joel Salatin said.