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Study Finds Bee Population Decline is Hurting Fruit Yields

It’s widely known, at this point, that many crops rely on bee pollination. But not... (more)

Dan Nosowitz
August 1, 2020
Senators Slam Meat Companies’ Lack of Transparency

In late June, prominent senators (and former presidential candidates) Elizabeth Warren and Cory Booker opened... (more)

Dan Nosowitz
July 28, 2020
My Vegan Experiment

I always used to picture vegans as frail, pasty people who wore flowers in their... (more)

Frank Giustra
July 27, 2020
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
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
The Report That Will Inform the Next Five Years of Dietary Guidelines...

The USDA’s Dietary Guidelines for Americans are a vital tool in creating legislation and rules... (more)

Dan Nosowitz
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
New Indigenous Food Lab Looks to Mend a Broken System

Sean Sherman sees a lot of oppression when he thinks about the world that Indigenous... (more)

Lindsay Campbell
June 28, 2020
USDA Misses Deadline to Close Origin of Livestock Loophole

Small organic dairy farmers say the USDA has let them down by missing a deadline... (more)

Lindsay Campbell
June 26, 2020