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EPA Shrinks Pesticide Application Exclusion Zone, Weakening Farmworker Protections

The dangers and unpredictability of pesticides have come to light in recent years. Whether it’s... (more)

Dan Nosowitz
October 29, 2019
A Holistic (Possible) Solution to the Palm Oil Problem in Indonesia

Deforestation for palm oil plantations is considered one of the biggest threats to tropical ecosystems... (more)

Dan Nosowitz
October 25, 2019
Chinese Regulations Are Pushing American Pork Producers to Remove Feed Additives

This week, Tyson Fresh Meats (a subsidiary of Tyson Foods) announced that the company will... (more)

Dan Nosowitz
October 24, 2019
It’s Harvest Time for Apple Thieves

In under a month, three large-scale harvest heists have hit farms in the Midwest. Agricultural... (more)

Dan Nosowitz
October 22, 2019
Scientists Try to Make Athletes Eat Mashed Potatoes Instead of Sports Gels

If you’re a certain kind of high-performance athlete, you’re familiar with the sports gels that... (more)

Dan Nosowitz
October 21, 2019
Can CBD Help You Quit Smoking?

The budding research on cannabidiol, or CBD, attracts a great deal of interest in the... (more)

Dan Nosowitz
October 18, 2019
This Bill Would Preserve Native American Seeds

A bill recently introduced into Congress would help protect Native American seeds and their history.... (more)

Dan Nosowitz
October 18, 2019
Farm Groups Respond (Not Well) to the Trump Administration’s Ethanol Plan

Earlier this summer, the Trump administration extended ethanol waivers that could dramatically reduce the demand... (more)

Dan Nosowitz
October 17, 2019
Egg Prices Suffer ‘Extreme Drop’

Last week, the largest egg producer in the United States issued a dire financial report.... (more)

Dan Nosowitz
October 13, 2019