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Farmers and the Center for Food Safety Sue USDA Over Organic Hydroponics

For years, organic advocates have spoken out against regulations over one big issue: dirt. There... (more)

Dan Nosowitz
March 11, 2020
Largest Certified Organic Dairy Brand Pledges to Become ‘Carbon Positive’ by 2025

We hear a lot of bold plans for reducing carbon emissions; Microsoft, for example, announced... (more)

Dan Nosowitz
March 10, 2020
Pesticides Can Mess With Baby Bumblebee Brains, Says New Study

Much of the research on the ways pesticides affect bees has focused on adult bees.... (more)

Dan Nosowitz
March 8, 2020
USDA Chief Promises to Get Biofuels Back on Track

The Trump administration’s treatment of biofuels, and the farmers who grow the raw materials for... (more)

Dan Nosowitz
March 4, 2020
Wait, Is China Going to Purchase Way More Agricultural Goods Or Not?

With the release of the “Phase One” agreement aimed at resolving the destructive US-China trade... (more)

Dan Nosowitz
February 28, 2020
Brazil Announces That its Beef Will Be Exported to America

Brazil is the largest exporter of beef, and second only to the United States in... (more)

Dan Nosowitz
February 26, 2020
The Worst Locust Swarm in Decades Is Spreading in Africa

Locust swarms garner biblical headlines, understandable both for the locust’s place in famous biblical stories... (more)

Dan Nosowitz
February 26, 2020
In a Warming World, Canada Could Become a Breadbasket—But Not Without Costs

As the planet undergoes climate change, there has been a general understanding that perhaps there... (more)

Dan Nosowitz
February 25, 2020
Dairy Farmers of America Agrees to Buy the Remains of the Country’s...

Due to the overwhelming pressures facing the dairy industry, Dean Foods filed for bankruptcy back... (more)

Dan Nosowitz
February 21, 2020