Dan Nosowitz, Author at Modern Farmer
Biden Administration Will Axe the Food Box Program

In response to widespread controversy over pricing, inefficiency and alleged corruption, USDA chief Tom Vilsack... (more)

Dan Nosowitz
April 16, 2021
Drought Threatens Spring Wheat in the Plains

Things are dry and dusty in the Upper Midwest, the Northern Plains states and the... (more)

Dan Nosowitz
April 15, 2021
Corteva Throws in the Towel on Dicamba Pesticide

It looks like the many lawsuits and controversy surrounding dicamba have had some effect. Corteva... (more)

Dan Nosowitz
April 13, 2021
How Much Did Meatpacking Plants Spread COVID-19?

During the early days of the COVID-19 crisis, it was major cities that felt the... (more)

Dan Nosowitz
April 10, 2021
Research on Aquatic Farmed Animal Welfare Is Pitifully Limited

There is a fundamental tendency of humans to identify more with the animals that are... (more)

Dan Nosowitz
April 9, 2021
Study: Strategies Can Drastically Cut Emissions From Livestock

The beef industry is a significant producer of not just steaks but gases. A new... (more)

Dan Nosowitz
April 9, 2021
How Much Has Climate Change Hurt Crop Yields Already?

Researchers (and the public) spend lots of time being terrified about exactly how climate change... (more)

Dan Nosowitz
April 2, 2021
Study: America’s Drinking Water Often Has Significant Levels of Lead, Arsenic and...

Shortly before leaving office, the Trump administration finally put into place a plan to test... (more)

Dan Nosowitz
April 1, 2021
A Weird Trade War Rages Between India and the Pacific Northwest Over...

In 2018, India was the second-largest purchaser of American apples, most commonly the Red Delicious... (more)

Dan Nosowitz
April 1, 2021
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