The year 2013 has been a great year for global agriculture. Record world production of rice and healthy production of wheat and corn produced strong harvests across the world. These gains were achieved despite continuing predictions that world agricultural output is headed for a decline.
Heartland’s Jay Lehr predicts Obama will ultimately reject the Keystone XL pipeline. But that will not slow development of Canada’s tar sands, a supposed goal of the environmental activists.
[Below is an excellent piece by Mike D’Virgilio from The American Culture, which is edited by Heartland’s Sam Karnick. It is reproduced with permission.] I received the latest copy of Wired magazine…