NEWS

USDA expands organic assessment exemption

12/16/2014 2:00:48 PM

The exemption for organic commodities from assessments in promotion programs and marketing orders is being... Read more.


USDA proposes to expand organic exemptions to check-off programs

12/16/2014 12:47:56 PM

The U.S. Department of Agriculture has proposed a rule to expand the number of organic farmers and... Read more.


USDA grants fund robotics research

12/16/2014 10:03:12 AM

The U.S. Department of Agriculture's National Institute of Food and Agriculture has awarded about $3... Read more.



Apples may help fight obesity

12/15/2014 11:39:41 AM

An apple a day could keep obesity away, thanks to non-digestible compounds in the fruit. A study... Read more.


FAA grants exemption to Trimble drone

12/15/2014 11:16:13 AM

Sunnyvale, Calif.-based Trimble has received Federal Aviation Administration exemption to operate its UX5 Aerial Imaging... Read more.


California chestnuts make comeback

12/15/2014 11:45:22 AM

More California-grown chestnuts will be roasting on an open fire this Christmas. After a century of... Read more.


USDA expands insurance to specialty crops

12/12/2014 4:07:22 PM

The U.S. Department of Agriculture has expanded coverage for specialty crops traditionally ineligible for federal... Read more.



UPDATED: Storm brings much-needed rains but doesn’t dent drought

12/12/2014 4:03:25 PM

A storm originating in the South Pacific brought much-needed rain to many areas of California Dec.... Read more.


Prev 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 Next

Feedback Form
Leads to Insight