Wednesday May 5, 2021

One grower’s grapes of wrath

In the world of dried fruit, America has no greater outlaw than Marvin Horne, 68. Horne, a raisin farmer, has been breaking the law for 11 solid years. He now owes the U.S. government at least $650,000 in unpaid fines. And 1.2 million pounds of unpaid raisins, roughly equal to his entire harvest for four years. His crime? He said no to the national raisin reserve.  More…

Posted by at July 8, 2013
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