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A poll of Illinois and other voters around the country shows that Democrats and Republicans mostly agree on one thing -- the importance of sustainability -- and farming as one of the most sustainable of all economic sectors. Washington, DC based Morning Consult, which conducts polls for the likes of Bloomberg and Politico, has found 75-percent of Democratic and 80-percent of Republican voters surveyed believe agriculture is sustainable. Pollster spokesman Tyler Sinclair;




Sinclair says 59-percent of those registered voter polled trust farmers to make the right decisions when it comes to environmental sustainability;




About two-thousand registered voters responded to the poll conducted last month on behalf of the American Farm Bureau.

 
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