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Pilgrim’s Pride CEO Charged in Alleged Chicken Price Fixing Conspiracy

The Department of Justice has charged four poultry industry executives—including the CEO of one of... (more)

Alex Robinson
June 3, 2020
Oyster Farming May Be Even More Environmentally Friendly Than Previously Thought

Many of the most populated coastal areas in the United States are heavily polluted and... (more)

Dan Nosowitz
May 22, 2020
A Virus is Spreading and It’s Killing Rabbits

As if the rising human death toll from COVID-19 wasn’t enough to worry about,  an... (more)

Lindsay Campbell
May 21, 2020
Trump Executive Order Opens the Door for Massive Industrial Fish Farms in...

Last week, the Trump administration announced an executive order opening the door for large-scale fish... (more)

Dan Nosowitz
May 13, 2020
USDA Says ‘Murder Hornets’ Are Not a Major Threat

The sighting of a couple of Asian giant hornets in the United States has prompted... (more)

Dan Nosowitz
May 12, 2020
What You Need to Know to Start Backyard Beekeeping

The silver lining to the COVID-19 crisis is that many people are starting to live... (more)

Lindsay Campbell
May 11, 2020
Meet Winter, the Llama Who Might Just Save Us All From COVID-19

Winter the llama was just nine months old when she became central to research that... (more)

Alex Robinson
May 5, 2020
Farmers Expect They’ll Have to Euthanize More Pigs, Despite Trump’s Order

Mike Patterson has been raising hogs for 23 years, but he can barely stomach the... (more)

Lindsay Campbell
May 2, 2020
OPINION: COVID-19 Stimulus Must Help Farmers Rebuild Our Broken Food System—Not Prop...

There are no more lingering doubts—COVID-19 is a force to be reckoned with. In its... (more)

Mike Weaver
May 1, 2020