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This Year in Food and Farming

A recap of 2021, a year filled with equal parts hope and disappointment.

Dan Nosowitz
December 23, 2021
Biden Administration Returns to Trump-Era Theme: Increase Meat Processing Line Speeds

Many organizations note this could result in higher risk of injury to workers.

Dan Nosowitz
December 7, 2021
Canada Halts Exports of Prince Edward Island Potatoes

After cases of potato wart fungus were found on two PEI farms, Canada has put... (more)

Emily Baron Cadloff
December 3, 2021
EPA Erases Trump-Era ‘Waters of the United States’ Rule

How will the decision affect agriculture?

Dan Nosowitz
November 26, 2021
What the Build Back Better Act Means for Agriculture

The House just passed the bill. While it addresses infrastructure as a whole, several sections... (more)

Emily Baron Cadloff
November 19, 2021
Food and Agriculture Takeaways From the COP26 Climate Conference

With the international conference wrapped up, here are the pledges and initiatives that will have... (more)

Emily Baron Cadloff
November 13, 2021
Light at the End of the Tunnel for EU Tariffs on American...

President Biden has begun de-escalating the trade war.

Dan Nosowitz
November 5, 2021
Maine Passes Nation’s First ‘Right to Food’ Amendment

Mainers have taken a bold step to protect the right of individuals to grow their... (more)

Crystal Sands
November 3, 2021
An FDA Insider’s Eye-Opening Account of the Most Powerful Regulatory Agency

In a new book, former FDA employee Richard Williams offers an indictment of the agency,... (more)

Emily Baron Cadloff
October 26, 2021