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USDA Issues Update on Beef Price-Fixing Investigation, But No Conclusions

Over the past year, and especially during the last six months, beef consumption, sales, and... (more)

Dan Nosowitz
July 22, 2020
Widespread Drought Could Mean Bad News for Farmers

Drought conditions throughout the country are reaching their worst levels in almost a decade. This... (more)

Dan Nosowitz
July 22, 2020
The Pork Industry Wants More Aid From Congress

Pork industry experts say things could get a lot worse for American hog farmers without... (more)

Lindsay Campbell
July 21, 2020
There Are So Many Nuts, We Now Have a Nut Glut

The United States leads the world in nut production and exports by a large margin.... (more)

Dan Nosowitz
July 17, 2020
Climate Change Will Force Farmers to Choose Between Low Yields, Unpredictable Revenue:...

If you’re a farmer in the Pacific Northwest, you’ve probably grappled with the fickleness of... (more)

Lindsay Campbell
July 15, 2020
The USDA’s Food Box Program Has Not Hit Its Goals

The USDA’s Farmers to Families Food Box program was designed to get unsold produce from... (more)

Dan Nosowitz
July 14, 2020
Back to the Land

The thought of roaming free on a large patch of land and breathing clean, fresh... (more)

Lindsay Campbell
July 13, 2020
COVID-19 Slams Washington’s Apple and Sweet Cherry Pickers

It isn’t just meatpacking plants that have been hotspots for COVID-19 to spread within the... (more)

Dan Nosowitz
July 10, 2020
There Are Climate Change Policies That Rural Americans—Even Republicans—Support

Legislators attempting to pass environmental bills aimed at reducing the risks or effects of climate... (more)

Dan Nosowitz
July 9, 2020
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