News Archives - Modern Farmer
Biden Administration Freezes Proposed Line Speed Increases in Poultry Plants

The Trump administration’s quest to allow for faster meat processing may have hit a snag:... (more)

Dan Nosowitz
January 26, 2021
Tyson Foods to Pay $221.5 Million in Chicken Price-Fixing Scandal Settlement

Tyson Foods has agreed to a significant settlement—but not admitted guilt in the ongoing chicken... (more)

Dan Nosowitz
January 26, 2021
Biden Administration Expands Pandemic Food Benefits

Clearly improving access to benefits for food-insecure Americans was at the top of newly inaugurated... (more)

Dan Nosowitz
January 22, 2021
Biden Administration Withdraws Pending Changes for H-2A Farmworkers

The Biden administration has withdrawn new regulations that would have reduced reimbursements some temporary foreign... (more)

Alex Robinson
January 21, 2021
EPA Announces Plan to Regulate ‘Forever Chemicals’ in Drinking Water

Just before leaving office, the Trump administration’s Environmental Protection Agency announced some changes regarding the... (more)

Dan Nosowitz
January 20, 2021
Trump Administration Finalizes Changes to H-2A Farmworker Program

Generally, when a piece of news is released on a Friday before a long weekend,... (more)

Dan Nosowitz
January 19, 2021
Be Prepared for a Possible Seed Shortage

Spend too much time pouring over seed catalogs and plotting out every square foot of... (more)

Jodi Helmer
January 18, 2021
Court Orders School Lunch Supplier to Stop Selling ‘Adulterated’ Juice

A federal judge has banned a school lunch supplier, which allegedly had inorganic arsenic in... (more)

Alex Robinson
January 15, 2021
Report: Bill Gates Now the Largest Private Owner of American Farmland

When you’re a billionaire, your money problems are different than for non-billionaires. Instead of figuring... (more)

Dan Nosowitz
January 15, 2021
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