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Sign this petition to include sustainability minded people in the USDA.  Via Obama Foodorama, who have good things to say about Vilsack so far:

He’s already channeling the most progressive foodist thinkers with his announcement that we must deal with the twinned problems of obesity and hunger; he’s gotten all MLK, Jr. by examining racial discrimination within the USDA; and he’s locked the barn doors against Bush ag policy sucker punches that arose during the lame duck period. Vilsack’s also been paying close attention to The Barack Book and announced that energy development is a priority, and suggested we’d better buckle our seatbelts in preparation for hard times.

Read the whole post here.

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