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U.S. Hemp Authority Attempts to Regulate the Murky World of Hemp
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March 4, 2019
The U.S. Hemp Authority has taken bold steps to create order in the murky world of hemp, but some critics…
farmers market
May 19, 2014
Local food gets a huge boost from the USDA thanks to the 2014 Farm Bill: $78 million in loans and…
farm bill
February 6, 2014
The 2014 Farm Bill has passed through the Senate, awaiting President Obama's signature. The organic industry is applauding provisions.
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January 31, 2014
The House voted in favor of a $1 trillion farm bill after two years of debate on the legislation.
October 5, 2013
If the government shutdown lasts much longer, the U.S. food supply could be at risk.
July 18, 2013
Junk food may be the unmasked villain in our nation's ongoing battle against obesity, but a huge chunk of its…
July 13, 2013
The will-it-ever-pass 2013 farm bill (H.R. 2642) got some reprieve as the House passed a portion of the bill.
June 25, 2013
The House refused to pass the latest iteration of the farm bill, mainly due to issues surrounding budget cuts to…
June 19, 2013
A new dairy policy amendment to the U.S. farm bill aimed at price support for dairy programs, is causing quite…
June 12, 2013
As expected, the Senate passed the gigantic and long overdue bipartisan farm bill with lots of support for big-ag. Small…