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Australian Farmers Struggle Through a Plague of Mice

Australia is dealing with not one but two actual plagues, which are destroying the farm... (more)

Dan Nosowitz
March 30, 2021
What If Crop Insurers Tied Policies to Soil Health?

Crop insurance is a vital part of the agricultural industry’s survival; farming is never a... (more)

Dan Nosowitz
March 30, 2021
USDA’s New Pandemic Assistance Program Aims to Help Underserved Producers

The Trump administration paid out astronomical amounts of assistance money to farmers and food producers... (more)

Dan Nosowitz
March 26, 2021
Researcher Proposes Sending ‘Ark’ of All Known Species to the Moon

There are several initiatives looking to preserve genetic material from plants; the Svalbard Global Seed... (more)

Dan Nosowitz
March 25, 2021
Supreme Court Hears Case on Allowing Union Organizers Access to Farmworkers

The Supreme Court of the United States this week heard arguments on behalf of a... (more)

Dan Nosowitz
March 24, 2021
USDA to Bump SNAP Benefits for 41 Million Americans

The American Rescue Plan, the first stimulus package passed under the Biden administration, included $23... (more)

Dan Nosowitz
March 23, 2021
Does Being Inside Make Cows Depressed?

Relatively little attention is paid to the psychological needs of livestock. A new study led... (more)

Dan Nosowitz
March 22, 2021
Which Are Better Problem Solvers: Sheep or Goats?

Sheep and goats are closely related, both having been domesticated and used by humans for... (more)

Dan Nosowitz
March 19, 2021
‘Political Interference’ Reportedly Tainted Past EPA Decisions on Dicamba

The life of dicamba as a broad-spectrum, widely used treatment for major American crops has... (more)

Dan Nosowitz
March 17, 2021