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USDA Approves School Meals in Washington, California, During Coronavirus Closures

The Department of Agriculture over the weekend approved requests from California and Washington to allow meal service…

Global Denatured Ethanol Demand Up

European demand for denatured ethanol recently doubled.  Cargill told Reuters the spike comes as denatured ethanol is…

Ag Events Postponed, Changed, Because of Coronavirus

Agriculture events planned for this spring are being impacted by the coronavirus spread in the United States. …

EPA Taking More Time to Respond to SRE Ruling

The Environmental Protection Agency is taking more time to reply to a federal court ruling against Small…

NMPF: Lactose-Free Milk is Growing Faster Than Plant-Based

In 2019, lactose-free milk sales grew twice as fast as plant-based beverages, with lactose-free poised to surpass…

U.S. Plant Based Food Retail Market Worth $5 Billion

The Plant Based Foods Association says retail sales of plant-based foods have grown 11.4 percent in the…

USDA Sets ASF Response Plan in Place

At the National Pork Industry Forum, USDA Undersecretary for Marketing and Regulatory Programs Greg Ibach announced an…

U.S. Poultry Entering China without Retaliatory Tariffs

Beijing recently made U.S. poultry shipments eligible for exemptions from extra tariffs and poultry shipments to China…

Treasury Department to Fix the “Grain Glitch”

The National Council of Farmer Cooperatives is optimistic that Internal Revenue Service officials will adjust the Section…

Farmer Attendance Sets Commodity Classic Record

The 2020 Commodity Classic set a record for the number of farmers attending the event.  The total…



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