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Why Biden’s Infrastructure Plan Could Be a ‘Big F**king Deal’ for American...

It is, at long last, Infrastructure Week in Washington. It likely will be for months... (more)

Josh Voorhees
April 1, 2021
A Weird Trade War Rages Between India and the Pacific Northwest Over...

In 2018, India was the second-largest purchaser of American apples, most commonly the Red Delicious... (more)

Dan Nosowitz
April 1, 2021
Farmland-as-Commodity Trend Is Boxing Out Farmers

When Bill Gates became the largest private owner of American farmland, eyebrows lifted. But Gates,... (more)

Dan Nosowitz
March 31, 2021
Democrats Say They Aren’t Done Helping Black Farmers

The Democrats behind this month’s historic debt-relief package for Black farmers have a message for... (more)

Josh Voorhees
March 26, 2021
USDA’s New Pandemic Assistance Program Aims to Help Underserved Producers

The Trump administration paid out astronomical amounts of assistance money to farmers and food producers... (more)

Dan Nosowitz
March 26, 2021
Supreme Court Hears Case on Allowing Union Organizers Access to Farmworkers

The Supreme Court of the United States this week heard arguments on behalf of a... (more)

Dan Nosowitz
March 24, 2021
Federal Judge Sides With Hydroponic Farmers in ‘Organic’ Fight

The legal battle over whether hydroponic farms can qualify for the certified organic label appears... (more)

Josh Voorhees
March 22, 2021
The Latest Battle in the Meat Wars

Colorado’s Democratic governor has declared this coming Saturday, March 20 to be “MeatOut Day,” an... (more)

Josh Voorhees
March 17, 2021
‘Political Interference’ Reportedly Tainted Past EPA Decisions on Dicamba

The life of dicamba as a broad-spectrum, widely used treatment for major American crops has... (more)

Dan Nosowitz
March 17, 2021