Senator Cory Booker, a Democratic candidate for president, has introduced a bill to limit factory-style livestock production, enforce antitrust rules, and prevent foreign meat from being labeled “Made in the USA.”Read More...
Farm agritourism revenue more than tripled between 2002 and 2017, according to data from the Census of Agriculture.
WASHINGTON – Bureau of Land Management employees in Washington have until this week to decide whether to accept a transfer out West – a move that some advocates and former bureau managers see as an attempt at “dismantling” the agency.…
In Wisconsin, a state where the footprint of agribusiness is growing, the question of how to regulate factory farms is a pressing topic from the town hall to the statehouse.
With increases in the number of farm bankruptcy proceedings and suicides among farmers it seems like we have been transported back to the 1980s and the farm crisis. It wasn’t supposed to be this way. At the beginning of this decade we…
Farmers see climate change as a business challenge, not a political cause that requires public action, according to a qualitative study in the Midwest.
Good soil holds more moisture, reduces pollution from runoff, and stores carbon. But farmers already affected by bad weather will have a harder time enacting soil conservation improvements.
The ex-2020 candidate implied that the other Democrats should steal his climate platform.
During an incident in Kennett, Missouri, in summer 2018, H-2A workers labored through high temperatures while denied breakfast and with little access to water. Their legal status was supposed to protect them.