68 people at high-profile D.C. dinner test positive for Covid

NBC News 06:08 11.04

Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack, Attorney General Merrick Garland and Commerce Secretary Gina Raimondo were among the guests at the annual Gridiron Dinner.


68 attendees of high profile D.C. dinner test positive for Covid

NBC News 00:09 11.04

Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack, Attorney General Merrick Garland and Commerce Secretary Gina Raimondo were among the guests who attended the annual Gridiron dinner.


‘Water isn’t endless’: the controversial plan to extend irrigated agriculture in NT’s tropical savannah

The Guardian 21:14 10.04

Expansion is designed to grow vast fruit, nut and cotton crops, but environmentalists say it could be disastrous for the region on the WA border


‘Everything Was Destroyed’: War Hits Ukraine’s Farms

NyTimes 21:08 10.04

The Russian invasion is pummeling Ukraine’s agriculture, threatening harvests in Europe’s breadbasket and contributing to a global food crisis.


67 attendees of high profile D.C. dinner test positive for Covid

NBC News 18:08 10.04

Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack, Attorney General Merrick Garland and Commerce Secretary Gina Raimondo were among the guests who attended the annual Gridiron dinner.


WHO says 99 percent of world’s population breathes poor-quality air

NBC News 18:07 04.04

Particulate matter has many sources, such as transportation, power plants, agriculture, the burning of waste and industry — as well as from natural sources like desert dust.


Old Trump-Crist bromance hangs over Florida Democratic primary for governor

NBC News 12:09 01.04

Crist's main opponent, Agriculture Commissioner Nikki Fried, is beginning to take swings at him for his Republican past to cut into his polling lead and kick-start the race.


Why seed banks aren't just for doomsday

BBC 06:01 01.04

Across the world, strategic seed banks keep safe seeds that could replenish agriculture after a cataclysm. But they aren't just for a worst-case scenario, writes Veronique Greenwood.


Ukraine invasion may lead to worldwide food crisis, warns UN

The Guardian 15:14 14.03

Food and Agriculture Organization sounds alarm as war threatens supply of wheat and other staples


Irish dairy and beef farmers urged to grow crops amid Ukraine shortage fears

The Guardian 21:14 09.03

Call comes as G7 agriculture ministers prepare to discuss food price volatility as war rages in Ukraine


2,000 sheep caught roaming the Champs-Élysées in Paris

The Independent 12:06 08.03

More than 2,000 sheep have been seen roaming on the Champs-Élysées in Paris, France in a parade to mark the end of Salon de l'Agriculture. The agricultural expo and trade fair began ten days ago and brings together farmers and breeders from around the world. 50 artists from the southern Bearn region...


Insect Trash Could Be a Farmer’s Treasure

NyTimes 03:08 07.03

Insect feces and exoskeletons can make agriculture more sustainable and produce less waste, scientists say.


Florida politician tried to light-up building in support of Ukraine but it went wrong

The Independent 21:06 04.03

New s.jsp?otsikko=Across">Across the New s.jsp?otsikko=US,">US, people are showing their support for New s.jsp?otsikko=Ukraine.In">Ukraine.In New York City, for example, the Empire State Building was lit with yellow and blue, the colors of the Ukrainian flag, as a symbol of unity. But down in Florida, the Department of Agriculture building was lit up in yellow, blue, and ... p...


Holy guacamole: US gives green light to Mexico avocado imports after short ban

The Guardian 03:11 20.02

US agriculture department says safety is paramount after threat to inspector


The secret to having our kids look after us in old age? Skip the hard labour | Torsten Bell

The Guardian 15:11 13.02

Research shows a rise in income in developing countries doesn’t correlate with children working less, especially in agriculture


What’s for Dinner? Probably Not London Porker.

NyTimes 21:06 06.02

In “Eating to Extinction,” Dan Saladino explores what the loss of local, nutrient-rich agriculture means for the planet.


Boris Johnson ambushed by DUP over halt to Northern Ireland Brexit checks

The Guardian 18:11 03.02

Unilateral move by Stormont agriculture minister sets UK on new collision course with Brussels


Opinion | Meet the People Getting Paid to Kill Our Planet

NyTimes 15:06 01.02

American agriculture is ravaging the air, soil and water. But a powerful lobby has cleverly concealed its damage.


Regenerative Agriculture ‘Fundamental’ for Fashion, Says Textile Exchange Report

Rolling Stone 09:02 31.01

Revealed Monday, Textile Exchange establishes its latest baseline: the “Regenerative Agriculture Landscape Analysis.”


New FDA guidance requires foods with GMO ingredients be labeled 'bioengineered'

NBC News 03:06 07.01

Labels on some food products are changing, thanks to new guidance now in effect from the U.S. Department of Agriculture.


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