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EPA to Reverse Trump-Era Clean Water Deregulation

On Wednesday, the EPA chief, Michael Regan, announced that the Biden administration will formally repeal... (more)

Dan Nosowitz
June 10, 2021
A Group of Indigenous Fishermen Want to Take the Government of Canada...

Cody Caplin is frustrated. The Indigenous fisherman catches lobster, salmon and smelt in the waters... (more)

Emily Baron Cadloff
June 10, 2021
Bill Would Reveal Race, Gender of Those Receiving Farm Subsidies

The USDA has a long and upsetting history of discrimination against farmers of color. One... (more)

Dan Nosowitz
June 9, 2021
USDA to Invest Billions to Fix Food Supply Chain Disruptions

One almost universal effect that COVID-19 had on industries and society as a whole was... (more)

Dan Nosowitz
June 8, 2021
Brazilian Government May Start Paying Farmers to Conserve Land

Under President Jair Bolsonaro, deforestation rates have increased by most measures in Brazil. But recent... (more)

Dan Nosowitz
June 4, 2021
What’s in Biden’s 2022 Budget Proposal for Agriculture?

Last week, the Biden administration released its first annual budget proposal.  The proposal for 2022,... (more)

Dan Nosowitz
June 2, 2021
Farmers in India Have Been Protesting for 6 Months, Have They Made...

This article is republished from The Conversation under a Creative Commons license. Read the original article. For six... (more)

Surinder S. Jodhka
June 1, 2021
West Virginia Legislators Propose a ‘Right to Food’ Amendment

Danielle Walker remembers how hard she worked to feed her family, just a few years... (more)

Emily Baron Cadloff
May 31, 2021
US-Canada Milk Dispute Turns Sour

A long-running dispute between the United States and Canada over dairy imports reached new heights... (more)

Josh Voorhees
May 26, 2021