The legislation currently contains a provision that would define industrial hemp a regular agricultural crop.
Legal wranglings over the first-in-the-nation rules pit beef and poultry producers against those selling plant-based meat alternatives.
Much of the nation’s exported soybeans went to China last year. Production is concentrated in a handful of states.
Nineteen of the states that allow hemp cultivation reported a crop last year.
Some crazy kids blocking the N train is the latest in a string of brash, goat-related incidents across the New York City region.
Southeastern Pennsylvania is ground zero for an invasive species outbreak that’s threatening trees and crops. Can it be contained?
Iowa, Kansas, Nebraska and North Dakota have the most to lose in a “trade war” with China.
The plan, which will include direct payments to some producers, was announced Tuesday.
Farmers are seeing cancelled contracts at a time of already low prices.
The romaine lettuce crisis may be officially over, but this agriculturally rich area has taken a big economic hit.
“If the farmers and ranchers aren’t making money, we feel it immediately in Great Falls.”
Already hit by falling agricultural commodity prices, retaliatory tariffs would effectively kick producers while they’re down.
Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross assured senators Thursday he’s negotiating to ‘minimize the problem,’ but ‘the gap is wide.’
It's the worst E. coli outbreak since 2006.
When California and Massachusetts enacted laws requiring that eggs produced and sold there be raised cage-free, 13 states including some of the nation’s largest egg producers sued.
Most states already prohibit local efforts to restrict the chemicals.
The specter of a drought-ridden summer has focused renewed urgency on state and local conservation efforts, some of which would fundamentally alter Americans’ behavior in how they use water.
About 1 million people in the U.S. get sick from salmonella every year, with about 19,000 people hospitalized and 380 deaths.
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