In the News
First Came Cheese, Now Comes Charcuterie?
(Feb 1, 2013) Vermont officials are exploring a new round of value added agriculture.
EU Proposal To Protect Bees Stirs Hornets' Nest
(Feb 1, 2013) Proposal restricts the use of three pesticides.
School Snacks On A Diet With New Department of Agriculture Rules
(Feb 1, 2013) The USDA is proposing fat, calorie, sugar and sodium limits on almost all foods sold in school.
Sen. Pryor To Chair Agriculture Subcommittee
(Feb 1, 2013) The Democrat from Arkansas says that as chairman, he'll be responsible for funding federal programs that benefit farmers.
Japan Relaxes US Beef Import Limits
(Feb 1, 2013) Japan and the United States have agreed that imports of beef from cows up to 30 months old will be allowed.