In: Agricultural Economics
Panel Set to Address the Issue of Farm Size
- October 17, 2013
October 17, 2013 A panel discussion comparing large and small farms will be the focus of the Food Dialogues on...
AFBF Supports House Waterways Bill
- September 18, 2013
Posted September 18, 2013 The American Farm Bureau Federation (AFBF) announced its support for the Water Resources Reform and Development...
Investments in Agricultural Research Yield High Returns
- September 10, 2013
Posted September 10, 2013 Julian Alston, agricultural and resource economics professor at the University of California-Davis, says that investments in...
Senator Feinstein Asks ICE to Stop Farm Audits
- September 9, 2013
Posted September 9, 2013 Senator Dianne Feinstein (D-CA) asked that the Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) to discontinue its I-9...
Concerns Arise Over Whether Sequestration Will Cause USDA To Furlough Meat Inspectors
- February 13, 2013
In a February 8 article, Reuters reported on the Obama Administration warning that sequestration cuts currently scheduled for March 1 “may...
USDA Releases January Inventory Numbers for Cattle
- February 10, 2013
Recently, the United States Department of Agriculture released the January inventory numbers for cattle. According to the report, “All the cattle...