Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue spoke to Iowa farm leaders, reassuring them he would take the lead in trade talks for farmers and defend renewable fuels production, which is critical to Midwest agriculture.
Recent findings from a three-year survey of nematode samples by the N.C. Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services point to a wider presence of soybean cyst nematode than previously thought. Evidence of this destructive plant pest has now been found in 57 of the state’s 100 counties, up from 52[…]Read More »
In this Ag policy blog by Chris Clayton, Eve Turow Paul explains the difference in opinion Millennials and Baby Boomers have on food. “Food reconnects us,” Paul say, adding that “Food is identity.” It’s social currency. Read moreRead More »