Tuesday, October 13, 2015

Trade promotion decision remains to be decided.

Can U.S. farmers take a whopping hit to their bottom line and still be standing five years from now?

Overall, USDA estimates, 45 million turkeys, chickens, and ducks in 15 states have been euthanized in an effort to limit the spread of the contagious, deadly flu.

In the chaos that surrounded Congress leaving Washington, D.C. for a flag-waving Memorial Day holiday, your House Ag Committee found time May 20 to vote to kill Country of Origin Labeling, or COOL, for beef, pork and chicken sold in the U.S.

Let's go out on a small limb and make a big prediction: Not only will the U.S. Senate vote to give this president and the next one fast track trade authority, so too will the U.S. House of Representatives.

Columnist Alan Guebert's new book shares stories, photographs, and memories of the culture of American agriculture 50 years ago.

Does Sysco have too big of a market influence?

This spring season has given us a lot to enjoy.

Confession time: Over the last three years I often have referred to the 113th and 114th Congress as either “do nothing” or “doing less than nothing.”

Spring is a good time to tap the season's new energy and fresh hope to honestly discuss some of farming and food's most pressing issues.