Alex Robinson, Author at Modern Farmer
Biden Administration Withdraws Pending Changes for H-2A Farmworkers

The Biden administration has withdrawn new regulations that would have reduced reimbursements some temporary foreign... (more)

Alex Robinson
January 21, 2021
Election Night Results from Farm Country

While the country waits for final results in the presidential election, here are some down... (more)

Alex Robinson
November 4, 2020
The USDA Has Poured Money Into Farm Country, But Will it Be...

In the 2018 midterm elections, Republicans lost support in agricultural counties that suffered from retaliatory... (more)

Alex Robinson
November 2, 2020
Report Shows Trump’s Trade Aid Favored Southern Farms

In January, President Donald Trump tweeted that he hoped farmers would “most remember” the bailout... (more)

Alex Robinson
September 17, 2020
Trump Administration Rejects Biofuel Exemptions for Small Refineries

The Environmental Protection Agency has rejected 54 requests for exemptions that would let small refineries... (more)

Alex Robinson
September 15, 2020
Five 2020 Races to Watch in Farm Country

As we hurtle towards November, it’s becoming clear that the control of a few seats... (more)

Alex Robinson
July 7, 2020
Farming Groups Fear Coronavirus Aid Won’t Reach Hardest Hit Farmers

Last week, the US Department of Agriculture said it had approved $545 million in direct... (more)

Alex Robinson
June 8, 2020
Farmers Will Soon Be Able to Start Applying for Stimulus Funds

After the long weekend, farmers will be able to start applying for some much needed... (more)

Alex Robinson
May 20, 2020
This Year in Farming and Food

From trade wars to floods and droughts, 2019 has not been easy for many farmers.... (more)

Alex Robinson
December 29, 2019