Corn and Caucuses are what Iowa is known for. I think it doesn't reflect our nature as much as it used to. Most GOP candidates are distancing themselves (at least, rhetorically) from all subsidies. It's my sense that many farmers, at least small and midsized family farms, really do desire greater freedom in their business. My father farms and would like for one us to continue it on, but the taxes and price of land is so high that it is nearly impossible for one of my brothers or I to do so.
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