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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
Five Female Farmer Candidates to Watch in 2018

Meet five female farmers running for office in the November elections

Brian Barth
June 26, 2018
Trump’s Trade War Is Already Affecting Farmers

Donald Trump's tariffs on Chinese goods became official today, which prompted a quick response from... (more)

Dan Nosowitz
June 15, 2018
Labor Conditions on Tea and Cocoa Farms Are Not Good

Even certified farms were hardly admirable.

Dan Nosowitz
June 4, 2018
The House Just Rejected the 2018 Farm Bill

The Farm Bill is dead, and for some very odd reasons.

Dan Nosowitz
May 18, 2018
EU Issues Near-Complete Ban on Neonicotinoid Pesticides

Does the ban go too far, or not far enough?

Dan Nosowitz
April 30, 2018