As Biden Makes New Climate Pledge, Vilsack Unveils Conservation Expansion

The US Department of Agriculture’s marquee conservation program is about to get significantly bigger. The... (more)

Josh Voorhees
April 22, 2021
Cory Booker Wants Ag to Be a (Much) Bigger Part of Democrats’...

President Joe Biden’s $2-trillion infrastructure plan is, as it stands today, noticeably light on cash... (more)

Josh Voorhees
April 13, 2021
The Meat of the Matter

President Joe Biden has made agriculture an integral part of his plan to tackle climate... (more)

Josh Voorhees
April 8, 2021
Why Biden’s Infrastructure Plan Could Be a ‘Big F**king Deal’ for American...

It is, at long last, Infrastructure Week in Washington. It likely will be for months... (more)

Josh Voorhees
April 1, 2021
Democrats Say They Aren’t Done Helping Black Farmers

The Democrats behind this month’s historic debt-relief package for Black farmers have a message for... (more)

Josh Voorhees
March 26, 2021
Federal Judge Sides With Hydroponic Farmers in ‘Organic’ Fight

The legal battle over whether hydroponic farms can qualify for the certified organic label appears... (more)

Josh Voorhees
March 22, 2021
How to Successfully Start Seeds Inside

The start of spring is, mercifully, right around the corner, which means gardening season is... (more)

Josh Voorhees
March 21, 2021
The Latest Battle in the Meat Wars

Colorado’s Democratic governor has declared this coming Saturday, March 20 to be “MeatOut Day,” an... (more)

Josh Voorhees
March 17, 2021
The Hidden Cost of Growing Pot

The American pot industry is blazing. Recreational use is now legal in more than a... (more)

Josh Voorhees
March 14, 2021