The Government vs. Your Food Freedom

Wausau News

Can the government really prohibit you from using your own property to feed your family? In the face of encroachments across the country, the Institute for Justice has begun an initiative to defend your food-related freedoms.

The Food Freedom Initiative is challenging a ban on front-yard vegetable gardens in Miami Shores, Fla.

A new national initiative launched by the Institute for Justice seeks to make sure the government stays out of some of the most personal decisions people make every day: what we eat and how we get our food. This nationwide campaign will bring property rights, economic liberty and free speech challenges to laws that dictate what Americans can grow, raise, eat or even talk about. Read an Associated Press feature on the National Food Freedom Initiative.

To kick off the initiative, the Institute for Justice (IJ) is filing three separate lawsuits challenging Miami Shores, Florida’s ban on front-yard vegetable…

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