Smithfield Foods is the target of an animal-rights lawsuit, which accuses world’s largest pork producer of misleading consumers over how it treats animals in the U.S. food supply chain.
The Facebook page for Only Organic is doing a big fearmongering campaign against conventional agriculture called “Skip the Chemicals.”
More than 10,000 John Deere workers went on strike Thursday after negotiations failed to deliver yet again over the renewal of a six-year union contract. This is the first strike in 35 years, when workers walked out for 163 days amid the 1980s’ farm crisis. The International Union, United Automobile, Aerospace and Agricultural Implement Workers […]
Hopefully the wheat myths that spread on social media will subside and unnecessarily restricting gluten will become a thing of the past.
As an agriculture community, we tend to do a lot of rubbernecking at days gone by. Not having quite as many decades under my belt as many of my peers, I never really understood that. That is until I started really paying some more mind to agricultural history, especially by those who lived it. It […]
In a college campus speech, Dr. Vandana Shiva directed efforts to social causes and away from baseless criticism of agriculture and associated technologies.
Volvo hopes that removing leather from some vehicles will make it more sustainable, but it doesn’t seem to know much about how agriculture works.
Farming is at its best when it values both affection and production and balances the need for profits with the richness of relationships.
The Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) Tribal Food Sovereignty Act was introduced in September by Sen. Mike Rounds and Sen. Tina Smith.