Agriculture

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Agriculture can provide an abundant supply of food, economic resiliency for local economies and financial success for farmers and peasants, all without exploiting people or nature.

Fast Track a Bad Deal for Farmers and Our Food System, 110+ groups say

Groups express concern that pending trade deals will primarily benefit agribusiness corporations and not address the key challenges facing farmers and rural communities.

High tunnels can bring benefits to farmers and schools

A new report looks at the best practices in high tunnel use and Farm to School activities while exploring the potential to link the two practices more effectively.

Superbugs a grave global threat by 2030 due to industrial meat production

A massive global increase in factory-farmed meat production by 2030 will increase antibiotic use by 67 percent, posing a “public health threat,” predicts a newly released study.

Whose Century Is It?: The Trans-Pacific Partnership, Food and the “21st-Century Trade Agreement”

The Trans-Pacific Partnership, Food and the “21st-Century Trade Agreement”

Big Meat Lobby to Attack New Dietary Guidelines

New dietary guidelines take into account environmental footprint of our food, making the meat industry unhappy.




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