From crop subsidies to pesticide regulations, school lunch rules to organic food standards, food policy plays a huge role in our everyday lives. And it's no secret that Big Ag spends a lot of money to influence that policy. But do you know just how much money Big Ag is spending to influence the outcome of the 2012 elections? Here's a hint: it's more than just peanuts.
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