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How a No-Deal Brexit Could Impact the UK’s Food Supply

As the UK inches closer to crashing out of the European Union without a divorce... (more)

Alex Robinson
September 23, 2019
China to Suspend Additional Tariffs on Pork, Soybeans

China will lift additional tariffs on some American agricultural products in an apparent thawing of... (more)

Alex Robinson
September 16, 2019
Organic Nazis and Pumpkin Spice Spam: Your September Food News Round-Up

The end of summer has brought a few surprising developments in the food and farm... (more)

Brian Barth
September 12, 2019
Why the UK Is Wary of American “Chlorinated Chicken”

A hot-button issue in the UK focuses on something most Americans don’t even know about:... (more)

Dan Nosowitz
September 6, 2019
A Modern Farmer’s Guide to the 2020 Democratic Primaries

With less than six months until the Iowa Democratic caucuses, a small army of candidates... (more)

Alex Robinson
August 23, 2019
How Did African-American Farmers Lose 90 percent of Their Land?

Emancipated slaves never received their promised 40 acres and a mule after the Civil War.... (more)

Brian Barth
August 19, 2019
Trump Administration Hits Corn Farmers With Huge Ethanol Waivers

For almost a decade and a half, the Renewable Fuel Standard has forced oil refineries... (more)

Dan Nosowitz
August 15, 2019
Farm Bailout Money May Be Disproportionately Helping Rich Farms Get Richer

With the Trump administration’s trade war adding to what has been a truly horrific year... (more)

Dan Nosowitz
August 14, 2019
Impossible Foods’s “Bleeding” Veggie Burger Gets FDA Approval

Impossible Foods, with its Impossible Burger, is at the forefront of modern plant-based meat replacements.... (more)

Dan Nosowitz
August 13, 2019