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New York State Reaches Agreement to Keep SNAP Benefits Working at Farmers...

This year's growing season should be safe. But we need a long-term solution.

Dan Nosowitz
August 3, 2018
Meet the Farmers Running for Congress

This November, four active farmers will vie for a chance to represent their districts in... (more)

Brian Barth
July 26, 2018
Trump’s $12 Billion Bailout Is a “Very Pricey Bandage Over a Deeper...

Details of the bailout are still unknown: it is not clear exactly when, how, or... (more)

Dan Nosowitz
July 25, 2018
The War on Breastfeeding, Tariff Tantrums and a Farm Bill Update: Your...

Amid the scandal-plagued world that is Washington, D.C., we bring you five food policy stories... (more)

Brian Barth
July 25, 2018
Canada is Offering Tariff Assistance to Affected Industries. The U.S. Isn’t.

The USDA has yet to share any news about a plan to help farmers hurt... (more)

Dan Nosowitz
July 2, 2018
By the Numbers: The State of Today’s Independent Farmer

The following stats paint a loose picture of the amorphous entity of "Independent Farmer,” and... (more)

Brian Barth
June 29, 2018
Four New Things to Know About Trump’s Trade Tariffs

Perdue's response, bourbon price hikes, and more.

Dan Nosowitz
June 26, 2018