As we head into this winter, it’s clear that a state that’s become increasingly dependent on the commodities and services it manufactures are looking for a way out.That’s led to
Agricultural biotechnology is the future, but it is also the past.This is a story of how farmers are growing crops and creating new ways to use the world’s biotechnology resources.
How to Eat a Whole Wheat Oatmeal, and Why You Should stop reading and start eating itHow to Eat a Whole Wheat Oatmeal, and Why You Should stop reading and start eating it
It seems like every day we see an article or video about the health benefits of whole wheat.But it’s just not true.Whole wheat has a lot of things in common
When Japan’s Agricultural Ministry says it is ‘agricultural,’ it means the same thing as the U.S.When Japan’s Agricultural Ministry says it is ‘agricultural,’ it means the same thing as the U.S.
Japan’s agricultural ministry is using the same word to describe what it is doing to help farmers in the U: agricultural.The Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries, Food and Forestry, or AMF,
By Sarah H. Campbell and Daniel C. SchorrOctober 25, 2019 5:24pm EDTThere are a lot of reasons why people are choosing to be in agriculture, from the health benefits to
Why the agri-business is so important to the U.S. economyWhy the agri-business is so important to the U.S. economy
The agriculture industry has been the backbone of the U of S for centuries, but the industry is seeing a resurgence as the nation becomes more dependent on imported commodities.The
The ‘modern’ agricultural commodity in Michigan: cornThe ‘modern’ agricultural commodity in Michigan: corn
Michigan’s corn farmers are moving to a corn-based food production process that is more efficient, faster and produces a smaller amount of ethanol.The result: the state’s corn exports are down
Trump’s proposed farm tax breaks: The first part of his plan is a win for the farm lobbyTrump’s proposed farm tax breaks: The first part of his plan is a win for the farm lobby
President Donald Trump’s proposal to exempt farm subsidies from the value-added tax, known as the farm tax, is a big win for big-scale agriculture companies and the American Farm Bureau
When farmers are the ones hurt by agribusiness pollution, is it worth it?When farmers are the ones hurt by agribusiness pollution, is it worth it?
The agribuses’ pollution, according to a study in Science, affects the health of all farmers who grow the crops.The study found that pollution has been linked to reduced crop yields
Farming is a great example of a company making money on the back of your products.It’s a lot easier to sell a product to a customer if it has a