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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
Study Suggests Farmers Could Grow Crops on Mars

If humans successfully colonize Mars, farmers will play a vital role in feeding those who... (more)

Alex Robinson
October 15, 2019
Trump Caves to Farmers, Hemp Hauling and More: Your October Food News...

Has the Trump administration finally pushed farmers too far? Two significant developments this month signal... (more)

Brian Barth
October 15, 2019
Irrigation Is Draining Rivers, Lakes and Streams

There are certain parts of the world that would be perfect for agriculture except for... (more)

Dan Nosowitz
October 10, 2019
Phoenix Looks to Snuff Out Food Deserts

It’s been three years since the City of Phoenix committed to eliminating food deserts by... (more)

Lindsay Campbell
October 8, 2019
Trump Administration to Slap 25 Percent Tariffs on Some Nice European Foods

Huge tariffs seem to be the Trump administration’s preferred way to deal with economic or... (more)

Dan Nosowitz
October 8, 2019
Small Organic Dairy Farmers Push to Close Certification Loophole

Ben and Chelsy Mesman began their journey in organic dairy farming more than a decade... (more)

Lindsay Campbell
October 7, 2019
Extreme ‘Flash Drought’ Hits Farmers in the Southeast

While the northern reaches of the continental United States are finally starting to feel a... (more)

Dan Nosowitz
October 7, 2019
Cattle Ranchers Are Calling Out the Trump Administration

It’s often said that the agriculture industry—farmers and ranchers—helped get Donald Trump elected. But after... (more)

Dan Nosowitz
October 4, 2019
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