After years of development, protest and regulatory red tape, the first genetically modified, non-browning apples will soon go on sale in the United States.
Next year, things have to be different, says Forest City, Iowa, farmer Doug Tweeten. This past summer he, and thousands of U.S. farmers, walked into cupped, crinkled soybean fields with suspected dicamba damage. “I don’t think anyone wants to go through this again—in a perfect world the [dicamba] formulation won’t[…]Read More »
The all-items Consumer Price Index (CPI), a measure of economy-wide inflation, was up 0.4 percent from January to February 2019 and is 1.5 percent above the February 2018 level. The CPI for all food rose 0.3 percent from January to February, and food prices were 2.0 percent higher than the February[…]Read More »