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Cory Booker Announces Legislation to Scale Back Factory Farms

Senator Cory Booker, New Jersey’s junior senator and a Democratic presidential hopeful, has unveiled a... (more)

Dan Nosowitz
December 16, 2019
Agriculture Immigration Law Passes House, Despite Opposition From Conservative Groups

This week, the House of Representatives passed the Farm Workforce Modernization Act. This piece of... (more)

Dan Nosowitz
December 13, 2019
There Could Be a Coffee Shortage. Will Your Brew Break the Bank?

There’s an awful lot of complex economics that goes into your morning cup of coffee.... (more)

Dan Nosowitz
December 13, 2019
This Common Household Appliance Could Turn Sewage Into Fertilizer

Biosolids—sewage—have lots of potential as agricultural fertilizer. It’s basically free and it contains essential nutrients... (more)

Dan Nosowitz
December 12, 2019
Want to Increase Yields? Maybe Cut Back on Tillage

Tillage, whether with hand tools or huge machines, has been a part of agriculture for... (more)

Dan Nosowitz
December 12, 2019
The EPA Decides Ranchers Can Use Cyanide Bombs to Kill Coyotes

Despite protests from groups such as the Center for Biological Diversity, the EPA this week... (more)

Dan Nosowitz
December 11, 2019
Sweet Potatoes Alert Their Buddies to Pest Attacks

We’re always here for a study of how plants dynamically adapt to changes in their... (more)

Dan Nosowitz
December 9, 2019
The FDA Just Issued a Crackdown On CBD

One of the wildest stories in agriculture over the past few years has involved cannabidiol,... (more)

Dan Nosowitz
December 6, 2019
Court Rules Anyone Can Use the Word ‘Balsamic’ to Describe Their Vinegar

The protection of local food specialities is not always simple. The European Union has a... (more)

Dan Nosowitz
December 5, 2019
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