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Hope for Heroes: How Farming Is Helping Veterans Find Purpose

Digging in the dirt may not heal the emotional wounds of war, but for some... (more)

Jeff Chu
January 17, 2018
An Overview of the Homegrown Organic Act of 2017

New bills of the same name in the House and Senate seek to help organic... (more)

Dan Nosowitz
December 13, 2017
Young Farmers Share Their Biggest Concerns in a New Survey from the...

We need young farmers more than ever. But we're not making life easy for them.

Dan Nosowitz
December 1, 2017
European Union Votes to Allow Glyphosate for the Next Five Years

After months of deliberation, a vote was held.

Dan Nosowitz
November 29, 2017
Colicchio Castigates Congressmembers and Fishy Business in Trumplandia: Your Fall Food Policy...

In which the Trumps are introduced to aquaculture, and four other (more important) news items... (more)

Brian Barth
November 13, 2017
Navigating the FDA’s Food Safety Maze

Complying with new regulations that previously governed only meat, dairy, eggs, and processed foods threatens... (more)

Brian Barth
September 20, 2017
Farmer Groups Are Furious About Trump’s Threats to Withdraw From Free Trade...

Corn and soybean farm groups fear trade retaliations if KORUS and NAFTA are discarded.

Dan Nosowitz
September 8, 2017
The Killing Fields

A deadly kidney disease is ravaging the rice-growing regions of Sri Lanka. Are synthetic fertilizers... (more)

Brian Barth
July 31, 2017
4-H: Indoctrination Nation

Though often viewed through the hazy lens of nostalgia, 4-H was always intended as an... (more)

Sarah McColl
July 25, 2017