agriculture

A crispy new apple variety is coming soon to supermarkets and farmers markets. And millions of dollars are being spent to persuade you to buy it.
Some American farmers are not ready to vote for President Donald Trump in 2020 even after he said he was settling his trade war with China,
There’s something lurking in the California wetlands that threatens a vital water supply.
The support comes as the climate policy fight broadens from energy and transportation to agriculture.
Just this year, at least 10 states have introduced new soil management policies.
By Cynthia Curl “Organic” is more than just a passing fad. Organic food sales totaled a record US$45.2 billion in 2017, making
Farmers were unsettled after Trump official Sonny Perdue mocked them as “whiners” amid trade war bankruptcies.
The wave of machines taking over farms in the Netherlands has helped propel its rise to the world's second-biggest food exporter after the U.S.
“We’ve gone through multiple rounds where Cargill executives promise to act and then fail to get anything done."
In 1910, rural black families held between 16 million and 19 million acres of farmland. Active farms how account 2.5 million acres.
Planting season is the slowest in decades as farmers grapple with floods, rains and sodden fields.
There's no mention of it in State Department declaration, and Mexican officials told Bloomberg News they were not aware of it.
USDA’s bailout program for farmers sends abundant meat, vegetables and fruits to feed low-income Americans.
"It's a good time to be a farmer," the president declared Thursday.
Although slave labor created the economic basis of U.S. agriculture, the long-term effects of racism and systemic discrimination from U.S. Department of Agriculture programs continue to sideline African American farmers from land ownership.
At least nine states have enacted or considered a “right to farm” this year.
The president falsely claims that tariffs are paid "directly" to the U.S. Treasury by China and indicates these nonexistent Chinese funds will cover the subsidy cost.
The challenge: convincing students that there is more to agriculture than farming.