10 Sculptures Made of Butter (it is State Fair Season).
The Illinois State fair promised their butter cow sculpture will be “something unique, special and unlike anything that’s been done at the State Fair before”. It’s a display of a cow and Abraham Lincoln. Their butter cow cam isn’t working.
You Say Tomato, I Say Agricultural Disaster, Dan Barber of Blue Hill writes about the tomato blight in the northeast. “According to plant pathologists, this killer round of blight began with a widespread infiltration of the disease in tomato starter plants. Large retailers like Home Depot, Kmart, Lowe’s and Wal-Mart bought starter plants from industrial breeding operations in the South and distributed them throughout the Northeast.”