Dan Nosowitz, Author at Modern Farmer
Legislators Plead With USDA to Give More Aid to Farmers Who Grow...

With the COVID-19 pandemic wreaking havoc on all sectors of agriculture, the USDA has distributed... (more)

Dan Nosowitz
August 11, 2020
Researchers Say We Need a Plan to Combat This Crazy Toxic Weed

Of all the invasive plants out there, it’s the chokers—the ones that strangle native plants—which... (more)

Dan Nosowitz
August 7, 2020
Legislators Propose Universal Free School Meals During COVID-19

Hunger, and especially childhood hunger, has been exacerbated by the COVID-19 crisis. The federal government... (more)

Dan Nosowitz
August 6, 2020
The Country’s Most Productive Farmland Is Now One of Its Worst COVID-19...

On Monday, California Governor Gavin Newsom called the Central Valley “our biggest area of concern.”... (more)

Dan Nosowitz
August 5, 2020
USDA Identifies Some of Those Mystery Seeds Sent From China

The USDA has issued some updates on the hundreds of reports from across the country... (more)

Dan Nosowitz
August 4, 2020
Study Finds Bee Population Decline is Hurting Fruit Yields

It’s widely known, at this point, that many crops rely on bee pollination. But not... (more)

Dan Nosowitz
August 1, 2020
Senate Republican COVID-19 Aid Package Includes $20 Billion for Farmers

Senate Republicans unveiled their new COVID-19 stimulus and aid package, a $1 trillion omnibus bill... (more)

Dan Nosowitz
July 30, 2020
Senators Slam Meat Companies’ Lack of Transparency

In late June, prominent senators (and former presidential candidates) Elizabeth Warren and Cory Booker opened... (more)

Dan Nosowitz
July 28, 2020
15 States Move to Require Trucks and Other Heavy Vehicles to Be...

A coalition of 15 states, as well as Washington, DC, announced their intention to push... (more)

Dan Nosowitz
July 24, 2020
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