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.

The legacy of lost credibility in fly over country

Many of the core issues facing rural America are shared by people in all parts of the country: economic uncertainty, wage stagnation, overwhelming personal and college debt, poor health care, and yes, a changing climate

TPP Dumping on U.S. Dairy Farmers

An oversupply of raw milk has led to dumping millions of gallons of milk, so why did the U.S. Trade Representative lower tariffs to increase dairy imports?

Drinking water and Democracy: Tale of Two Cities

When the water supply is threatened, who has the power to fix it?

Plotting the course: COP21 and agriculture

Agriculture sidestepped in the global climate agreement

What to make of the soil carbon initiative launched in Paris

The 4 pour 1000 initiative has attracted growing interest because of the well-recognized need to focus on soil health in order to cope with climate-related impacts on agriculture.




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