Make Our Food Safe

"Tester visits PEAS farm to discuss food safety bill amendments"

Missoulian | Joe Nickell

"As harbingers of harvest season gusted in on a cool Rattlesnake Valley wind, Montana Sen. Jon Tester took a moment on Friday afternoon to plant a few last seeds of support for his amendments to Senate Bill 510, the so-called Food Safety Bill.

Speaking to a small gathering of reporters and food activists at the PEAS Farm in the Rattlesnake, Tester said his amendments would protect small farmers and ranchers from overly burdensome federal regulation, without undercutting the bill's intent to create a more transparent, accountable and safe system for food producers in America ... "

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