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Trump Wants to Replace Some SNAP Benefits with a “Blue Apron-Type” Food...

Under the Trump administration's new budget proposal, SNAP recipients would receive about half of their... (more)

Dan Nosowitz
February 13, 2018
The Current State of Agricultural Education

Once wellsprings of chemical innovation, our nation's colleges and universities are finally rising to meet... (more)

Brian Barth
January 23, 2018
American Indian Tribes Create an Agricultural Coalition to Impact the Next Farm...

A coalition of tribes wants a voice in a bill that disproportionately affects them.

Dan Nosowitz
January 18, 2018
Hope for Heroes: How Farming Is Helping Veterans Find Purpose

Digging in the dirt may not heal the emotional wounds of war, but for some... (more)

Jeff Chu
January 17, 2018
An Overview of the Homegrown Organic Act of 2017

New bills of the same name in the House and Senate seek to help organic... (more)

Dan Nosowitz
December 13, 2017
Young Farmers Share Their Biggest Concerns in a New Survey from the...

We need young farmers more than ever. But we're not making life easy for them.

Dan Nosowitz
December 1, 2017
European Union Votes to Allow Glyphosate for the Next Five Years

After months of deliberation, a vote was held.

Dan Nosowitz
November 29, 2017
Colicchio Castigates Congressmembers and Fishy Business in Trumplandia: Your Fall Food Policy...

In which the Trumps are introduced to aquaculture, and four other (more important) news items... (more)

Brian Barth
November 13, 2017
Navigating the FDA’s Food Safety Maze

Complying with new regulations that previously governed only meat, dairy, eggs, and processed foods threatens... (more)

Brian Barth
September 20, 2017