The future prosperity of U.S. agriculture and its ability to feed the world is dependent on investment in agricultural research.
Four hundred groups urge fix for outdated immigration system.
An ongoing investment of less than 15 cents per person per day may result in a 25% increase in fruit and vegetable consumption among adults.
The U.S. Department of Agriculture rolled out its latest installment of a healthier school meal laws with an interim final rule for its "Smart Snacks in School" nutrition standards.
Partnership aims for more anaerobic digesters to be built.
A recent study found participation in the federal Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) has a very modest effect on diet quality.
Buried in this year's continuing resolution was a measure cointed the "biotech rider" that has given the anti-biotechnology crowd a new battle cry, but in reality, it helps science - not activists - determine the fate of biotechnology.
Field to Market pilot projects help farmers understand the tangible and economic benefits of environmental improvements.
Dairy production spending versus receipts is not even 1%. In fact, it's 0.08%. This makes it hard to accomplish an effective program with such small annual outlays