I frequently get asked why I spend so much time talking about the entertainment industry here on Techdirt, and one of the points I make is that I think what's happened to the entertainment industry over the last decade and a half is really a leading indicator of the type of disruptive change that has already started to impact, or will soon be impacting, nearly every industry imaginable.
Our latest ZimmPoll asked the question, ”How will the drought affect farm equipment sales?” At last week’s Farm Progress Show where there was a lot of equipment on display the talk was dominated by weather. Our poll results: sixty-t... Read Post
By John Crabtree on August 29, 2014 - 3:13am On August 5, Missourians voted on an ill-conceived, so-called “Right to Farm” constitutional amendment. A coalition of major agricultural corporations and commodity group allies spent ove... Read Post