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Rape in the Fields

Female workers face rape, harassment in U.S. agriculture industry

Bernice Yeung and Grace Rubenstein, The Center for Investigative Reporting
June 25, 2013
New York’s Only Organic Mill Could Go Up in Smoke

The only 100-percent local and organic mill in upstate New York suffers a devastating fire... (more)

Rebecca Flint Marx
June 25, 2013
Dissecting Defeat: Why the House Farm Bill Lost, with Rep. Earl Blumenauer

Surprising most political observers, the House farm bill went down in flames by a vote... (more)

Tom Wolf
June 20, 2013
The Week in Farm Crime: Lions vs. Police, Bayou Busts, and Bee...

Modern Farmer’s weekly look at agricultural malfeasance from around the world. Crossing a Lion: A... (more)

Jake Swearingen
June 14, 2013
Badger Wargames: UK Police and Animal Rights Activists Gear Up for Cull

Badgers: so cute, so furry, and, thanks to The Wind in the Willows, so nobly... (more)

Rebecca Flint Marx
June 14, 2013
A Modern Farmer in Congress

By the time Chellie Pingree was elected to represent Maine's 1st district in the United... (more)

Tom Wolf
June 14, 2013
The Inside Story of a “Juror Revolt” in Amish Raw Milk Trial

The criminal misdemeanor trial of Wisconsin raw milk farmer Vernon Hershberger that drew national media... (more)

David Gumpert
June 13, 2013
Will the Senate Help Fund Food Stamps at Farmers Markets?

Double Up Food Bucks is a pilot program in Michigan that effectively doubles the spending... (more)

Jake Swearingen
June 10, 2013
The Week in Farm Crime: Purloined Pork, Kidnapped Chicks, and Father-Son Cattle...

Modern Farmer’s semi-irregular look at agricultural malfeasance from around the world. Purloined Pork: Police in... (more)

Jake Swearingen
June 7, 2013
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