Why is the USDA Buying $40 Million Worth of Pistachios?

The USDA has long purchased food from American producers, but often, some types of products... (more)

Dan Nosowitz
May 17, 2021
Doctors in India Warn Cow Dung Will Not Prevent COVID-19

In the early days of COVID-19, when the ways it spread were not well understood... (more)

Dan Nosowitz
May 13, 2021
Study Finds Some Meateaters Experience ‘Meat Disgust’, Too

A new study authored by Elisa Becker at the University of Exeter may have found... (more)

Dan Nosowitz
May 12, 2021
Bees Can Be Trained to Detect COVID-19

When we think about training animals to complete tasks, it usually involves mammals. Dogs can... (more)

Dan Nosowitz
May 8, 2021
Survey Finds Pesticides Threaten Important Soil Ecosystems

“Soil health” is a recurring refrain for the sustainable agriculture movement, and it  is, at... (more)

Dan Nosowitz
May 5, 2021
Researchers Find Pasture Land Is Great for Solar Panels

The term “agrivoltaics” refers to an agricultural system that shares space with solar panels. One... (more)

Dan Nosowitz
May 4, 2021
Court of Appeals Gives EPA 60 Days to Fix Chlorpyrifos Regulation

The pesticide chlorpyrifos has had a turbulent past few years. The pesticide, marketed under brand... (more)

Dan Nosowitz
May 4, 2021
Doctors File Lawsuit Against USDA for Promoting Dairy in Dietary Guidelines

Dairy has been a significant part of the USDA’s dietary guidelines for decades. But dairy... (more)

Dan Nosowitz
May 3, 2021
Trump-Associated Legal Firm Sues USDA for ‘Anti-White Racism’

Earlier this month, Stephen Miller, former senior advisor to President Donald Trump, launched a legal... (more)

Dan Nosowitz
April 29, 2021