The armed campers are still guarding Cliven Bundy’s melon farm and cattle ranch a week after a tense standoff between gun-toting states’ rights advocates and federal Bureau of Land Management police over a roundup of Bundy cattle from...
The tiny island state 2,500 miles from the nearest continent is so critical to the nation’s m
U.S. Wheat Associates is bullish on prices as U.S. wheat stocks are predicted to dip to their lowest
The U.S. Department of Commerce has agreed to investigate the alleged dumping of heavily subsidized Mexican sugar into the U.S. market.
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The National Association of Wheat Growers supports the proposed Safe and Accurate Food Labeling Act. If passed, the legislation would help provide clarity to the GMO issue, says Will Stafford, director of government affairs for trade, transportation and...
The 2012 Census of Agriculture showed a sharp decline in the number of small farms nationally and regionally, probably because the recession brought economic reality home to roost. But interest in farming shows no sign of wavering.
A dispute between federal authorities and a rancher in Nevada is emblematic of historic tensions, experts say.
The USDA's Farm Service Agency is offering financial assistance to orchardists and nursery operators who have suffered disaster-related losses since October 2011.
Chilean exports of blueberries were reduced by port strikes and frosts, which could impact U.S. producers.
The Scotts Co. has resumed litigation against rival grass seed firm Pennington over alleged false ads.
Dairy organizations support a bill requiring FDA to set national standards for voluntray labeling of food and beverages regarding the absence or presence of GMO ingredients.
The cattle industry continues to fight against a country-of-origin labeling requirement retained in the new farm bill that livestock leaders consider harmful to agriculture.
Farm bill foreign market development programs and grants benefit wheat and specialty crops.