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Is This A Mega-Drought?

A research scientist who has spent much of his life studying the effects of drought and floods on the Canadian landscape says that current drought conditions, which are most severe in much of western North […]

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USDA Considering Tougher Organic Livestock Rules

Ag Secretary Tom Vilsack says the Biden Administration will reconsider the Trump Administration’s interpretation of the Organic Foods Production Act. The Trump administration said the Act doesn’t authorize USDA to regulate the practices that were […]

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Following Thune Request, Senate Agriculture Committee to Hold Hearing on Potential Cattle Market Manipulation

WASHINGTON — U.S. Sen. John Thune (R-S.D.), a longtime member of the Senate Agriculture Committee, issued the following statement after the Senate Agriculture Committee agreed to hold a hearing on June 23, 2021, to examine […]