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<p class=MsoNormal><font size=2 color=navy face=Arial><span style='font-size:
10.0pt;font-family:Arial;color:navy'>Charlie<o:p></o:p></span></font></p>

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<p class=MsoNormal><font size=2 color=navy face=Arial><span style='font-size:
10.0pt;font-family:Arial;color:navy'>Are you guoting yourself, or is this
something you&#8217;re quoting from someone else?<o:p></o:p></span></font></p>

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<p class=MsoNormal><font size=2 color=navy face=Arial><span style='font-size:
10.0pt;font-family:Arial;color:navy'>I just wanted to comment because I think
its correct, and an important consideration when our food supply is so
centralized. <o:p></o:p></span></font></p>

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<p class=MsoNormal><font size=2 color=navy face=Arial><span style='font-size:
10.0pt;font-family:Arial;color:navy'>Bill<o:p></o:p></span></font></p>

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<p class=MsoNormal><font size=2 color=navy face=Arial><span style='font-size:
10.0pt;font-family:Arial;color:navy'>William H. Shoemaker</span></font><font
color=navy><span style='color:navy'><o:p></o:p></span></font></p>

<p class=MsoNormal><font size=2 color=navy face=Arial><span style='font-size:
10.0pt;font-family:Arial;color:navy'>Sr. Research Specialist, Food Crops</span></font><font
color=navy><span style='color:navy'><o:p></o:p></span></font></p>

<p class=MsoNormal><st1:place w:st="on"><st1:PlaceType w:st="on"><font size=2
  color=navy face=Arial><span style='font-size:10.0pt;font-family:Arial;
  color:navy'>University</span></font></st1:PlaceType><font size=2 color=navy
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color=navy face=Arial><span style='font-size:10.0pt;font-family:Arial;
color:navy'> - Crop Sciences</span></font><font color=navy><span
style='color:navy'><o:p></o:p></span></font></p>

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  color=navy face=Arial><span style='font-size:10.0pt;font-family:Arial;
  color:navy'>St Charles</span></font></st1:PlaceName><font size=2 color=navy
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 w:st="on">Horticulture</st1:PlaceName> <st1:PlaceName w:st="on">Research</st1:PlaceName>
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  color=navy face=Arial><span style='font-size:10.0pt;font-family:Arial;
  color:navy'>535 Randall Road</span></font></st1:Street><font size=2
 color=navy face=Arial><span style='font-size:10.0pt;font-family:Arial;
 color:navy'>, <st1:City w:st="on">St Charles</st1:City>, <st1:State w:st="on">IL</st1:State>,
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<p class=MsoNormal><font size=2 color=navy face=Arial><span style='font-size:
10.0pt;font-family:Arial;color:navy'>630-584-7254, FAX-584-4610 </span></font><font
color=navy><span style='color:navy'><o:p></o:p></span></font></p>

<p class=MsoNormal><font size=2 color=navy face=Arial><span style='font-size:
10.0pt;font-family:Arial;color:navy'><a href="mailto:wshoemak@illinois.edu">wshoemak@illinois.edu</a><o:p></o:p></span></font></p>

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<p class=MsoNormal><font size=3 face="Times New Roman"><span style='font-size:
12.0pt'>On Mar 21, 2011, at 12:01 PM, charlie taplin wrote:<o:p></o:p></span></font></p>

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<p class=MsoNormal><font size=3 face="Times New Roman"><span style='font-size:
12.0pt'>Charlie<o:p></o:p></span></font></p>

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<p class=MsoNormal><font size=3 face="Times New Roman"><span style='font-size:
12.0pt'>&quot;without power over our food,<o:p></o:p></span></font></p>

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<p class=MsoNormal><font size=3 face="Times New Roman"><span style='font-size:
12.0pt'>any notion of democarcy is empty&quot;<o:p></o:p></span></font></p>

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