A Canada-U.S. trade war is apparently looming as Ottawa threatens "retaliatory measures" against the United States in a continuing dispute over meat labelling.
USDA Under Secretary for Rural Development Doug O'Brien and Cherokee Nation Principal Chief Bill John Baker met Monday to sign an agreement to study the feasibility of bringing commercial scale meat processing to northeast Oklahoma.
The law firm representing black farmers in a major discrimination case against the U.S. government has brought on some K Street help.
A bacteria-like pest of apple trees across Europe has appeared for the first time in North America in an orchard now under federal quarantine in Nova Scotia.
French wheat exporters face tougher competition from the Black Sea this year as crops in Russia and Ukraine recover from drought, erasing the premium paid for Paris-traded futures over the global benchmark in Chicago .
During the first week of June, leaders of American Agri-Women from across the country will be in the nation's capital for the organization's annual Washington D.C. Fly-In. The 20th Annual Symposium will take place at the National Press Club the morning of Monday, June 3rd.
Chicago Mercantile Exchange lean hog futures climbed to a 9-1/2-month high on Wednesday as fund buying lifted nearby trading months beyond a key technical resistance level, said analysts and traders.
SYNGENTA: GLOBAL MARKETPLACE IS IMPORTING, EXPORTING MORE PESTS May 23, 2013 Source: Syngenta news release In addition to trading more goods and services between continents, a growing global marketplace is also importing and exporting more pests.
Exporters of Canadian meat and livestock are waiting to see exactly how the U.S. government will wind up not complying with international trade law on its regulations for mandatory country-of-origin labeling .
CREDO Action is joining forces with Senator Jeff Merkley in the fight to repeal the Monsanto Protection Act: "One of the most outrageous special interest provisions in years." That's what Senator Jeff Merkley calls the Monsanto Protection Act, which became law in March.
We're used to turkey dinners in November, but Wednesday it was "Thanksgiving in May" at St.
Memorial Day weekend means summer is upon us! The USDA released information for keeping food safe at Memorial Day barbecues and picnics on May 21.
In the following season, Ukraine has a chance to fight for the second place on the world grain export market - V.Klimenko According to the forecast of the USDA, in 2013/14 MY the general grain production in Ukraine may reach 56.6 mln tonnes, which would allow to the country to take the 7th position among the world producers of grains, declared ... (more)
A goat that apparently escaped the blade at a slaughter house caused an accident on the Pulaski Skyway in Jersey City and brought traffic to a standstill from Route 440 to Route 3 when she wandered onto the highway during yesterday morning's rush hour.
USDA/APHIS has announced that it will prepare two environmental impast statements for dicamba- and-2,4-D resistant crops.