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A Year (Plus) of COVID-19: How the Pandemic Hit Food and Agriculture

It’s been a truly wild year in food and agriculture. To be fair, it’s been... (more)

Dan Nosowitz
March 13, 2021
Whiskey’s Future May Look Like Wine’s Present

The concept of “terroir” is most closely associated with the world of wine. The French... (more)

Josh Voorhees
March 8, 2021
Atlanta Has Created the Largest Free Food Forest in the Country

The city of Atlanta is growing a solution to address its food deserts.  On seven... (more)

Lindsay Campbell
February 27, 2021
International Trade Commission Says Foreign Blueberries Not Hurting American Industry

Blueberries are native to North America, primarily in the northeastern United States and southeastern Canada.... (more)

Dan Nosowitz
February 12, 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
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
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
Pilgrim’s Pride Wants to Settle Price-Fixing Lawsuit for $75 Million

Over the past year, several lawsuits and federal investigations have targeted an alleged long-running price-fixing... (more)

Dan Nosowitz
January 11, 2021