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The projects are part of President Joe Biden’s plan to deploy 30 gigawatts of offshore wind energy by 2030, generating enough electricity to power more than 10 million homes.

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The Commerce Department reported Tuesday that the monthly trade deficit increased 4.2% in August, rising to an all-time high, surpassing the previous record of $73.2 billion set in June

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Studies show that in 98% of hives nationwide, wax and pollen are contaminated with an average of six pesticides, which can kill bees or reduce a bee's immunity to varroa mites and pathogens.

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In addition to the in-person event, the organization will offer a virtual program, including student and teacher workshops, the virtual FFA Blue Room, National Days of Service and the streamin…

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The program, which bought meat, dairy and produce from farmers and directed it to hungry families, was created by the Trump administration during the pandemic.

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PITTSBURGH — President Joe Biden is flying to Pittsburgh Wednesday, where he plans to unveil his national infrastructure plan. If  passed, it would channel $2 trillion toward infrastructure projects.

Trade ministers representing the G-7 countries will meet virtually Wednesday to talk about World Trade Organization reform, health, climate and digital trade.

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WASHINGTON, D.C. — USDA on Wednesday announced it has a new plan — called Pandemic Assistance for Producers — to provide farmers with financial aid during the COVID-19 pandemic.

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The labor secretary has significant sway over labor-related policies that could impact agriculture. The Labor Department regulates labor standards and authority over the H-2A visa guest farmwo…

WASHINGTON, D.C. — The U.S. Senate Finance Committee Feb. 25 held a hearing to consider Katherine Tai, Biden’s nominee to serve as U.S. Trade Representative.

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WASHINGTON, D.C. — The Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee Tuesday held its first of two hearings to consider Deb Haaland, Biden's nominee to lead the Interior Department.

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The Senate Committee on Environment and Public Works appears likely to advance to the full Senate Michael Regan's nomination to lead the Environmental Protection Agency.

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Farmers and environmentalists have been in a political tug-of-war over the law’s scope for years, largely due to ambiguous legal interpretations of the statute.

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With Democrats soon to control Congress and the White House, Americans can expect a large, long-term package of aid to get through the COVID-19 pandemic, Sen. Ron. Wyden, D-OR, said in a Frida…

The COVID-19 pandemic has increased grocery store sales but is also pushing changes of how stores do business. Supermarkets of the future will be different, an industry analyst says.

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A team of former White House and government officials, including members of President-elect Joe Biden's transition team, recently released a 300-page blueprint for how to leverage agencies to …

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The Emergency Wildfire and Public Safety Act, S.4431, would increase active management of federal forests to mitigate wildfires and provide assistance to retrofit businesses and residences to …

U.S. Wheat Associates has developed an interactive map showing precisely where each class of wheat in the U.S. is grown and how it is transported to ports.

Farmers are seeking change in the upcoming presidential election no matter who is elected, the leader of the National Farmers Union says.