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Trump to Order Meat Processing Plants to Stay Open

President Donald Trump has decided to compel meat processing plants to stay open, despite concerns... (more)

Alex Robinson
April 28, 2020
Hundreds of USDA Meat Inspectors Are Getting Sick

A vital part of the American food system is the inspectors sent out by the... (more)

Dan Nosowitz
April 28, 2020
Less Than a Third of the World Can Feed Itself From Local...

It’s no secret that the COVID-19 pandemic is disrupting global food supply chains in significant... (more)

Lindsay Campbell
April 27, 2020
Can Farmers Do Something With Unsold Milk Besides Dumping It?

Despite empty grocery store shelves, farmers have been finding themselves with an excess of unsold... (more)

Dan Nosowitz
April 25, 2020
Meatpacking Plants Appear to Be Hotbeds for COVID-19 Outbreaks

Meat processing facilities are emerging as one of the largest and most concerning hotspots of... (more)

Dan Nosowitz
April 24, 2020
Pennsylvania Businessman Looks to Plug Dairy Supply Chain Gaps

Neil Messick has relied on the support of dairy farmers to keep his family’s business... (more)

Lindsay Campbell
April 23, 2020
Union Negotiates With JBS to Get Protections For Plant Workers

Workers at meatpacking and processing plants are rapidly finding themselves in COVID-19 hotspots. These workers... (more)

Dan Nosowitz
April 22, 2020
Stores Can Sell Unlabeled Eggs During COVID-19 Crisis

Certain staples have been wildly in demand during the COVID-19 pandemic. Among those are flour,... (more)

Dan Nosowitz
April 18, 2020
Trump Administration Forced to Pause Plan to Kick People Off Food Stamps

For years, the Trump administration has been trying to change rules concerning the Supplemental Nutrition... (more)

Dan Nosowitz
April 17, 2020