Three new cases of resistant weeds were identified in 2017.
“The best and only way to make sure bacteria have been killed and food is safe to eat is by cooking it to the correct internal temperature as measured by a food thermometer,” said FSIS Administrator Al Almanza.
On this week’s Farm News 5 you’ll hear about the Trump Administration’s proposed budget cuts to the USDA and much more.
Wheat Farm tours begin June 1
Project RED, or Rural Education Day, has been the bedrock of ag education for the Osceola County Farm Bureau.
Local oversight and management of the state’s Clean Water Act permitting program through the Michigan Department of Environmental Quality’s is again in jeopardy of being revoked by the Environmental Protection Agency.
MFB is looking for the next generation of agricultural leaders to take part in ProFILE, its elite leadership development program for farmers ages 25-35.
JBS South America (SA) dramatically upped the ante in the scandal on May 18 when seven of its executives including the chairman admitted making illegal payments to Brazil’s three most recent presidents, including incumbent Michel Temer.
Backing up that organizational focus with lawmakers, is a 9-member MFB Farm Bill Task Force shaping how the organization will influence development of the 2018 Farm Bill with congressional members.
Overall farm bill spending would be cut $240 billion over a 10-year period. Approximately $46 billion of those savings would come from agriculture programs – while the other $194 billion would be slashed from the nutrition programs.
The U.S. Court of Appeals decision halted the registration of drones considered to be "model aircraft."
Farming is a challenging undertaking, with long days that start early and are filled with physical demands from running the tractor to calving cows to fixing equipment to repairing fence posts.
I am frequently asked "what is a gun trust and when should I create one?" The short answer is that gun trusts are created primarily to acquire, possess and use firearms regulated by the National Firearms Act of 1934 (the NFA).
For many farmers, it seems hardly a year goes by without some form of capital investment, whether in equipment, facilities, livestock or land.
The EPA and Army Corps had been without a valid WOTUS definition for some time.
Employers should prepare for immigration enforcement impact