Business

Why Food Traceability Matters (Sponsored)

Business / Technology

There is a growing movement of consumers demanding information on how their food is produced, including affluent American consumers, millennials, and the European market. I recently returned from a trip to Austria where food traceability was a hot industry topic ... read more

The Business of Growth: Spotlight on Seeds

Business / Crops

The seeds of human civilization were, in fact, seeds. Some 12,000 years ago, a member of what had, for tens of thousands of years, been a nomadic hunter-gatherer species realized discarded seeds from previous meal preparations had taken root and ... read more

USDA and Agriculture Update

Business / Policy / Technology

The omnibus five-year 2014 Agriculture Act (Farm Bill) will continue to govern federal agriculture policy through 2018, but American farms and industry remain uncertain about what the new Trump administration’s trade policies will mean to agriculture exports or what the ... read more