Agriculture Secretary Mike Johanns today announced the results of an investigation into the ineligible shipment of veal that was sent to Japan last month. He also released a comprehensive USDA report that details the findings of the investigation and actio
A bipartisan group of Senators introduced a bill today that would give USDA clout to enforce laws against unfair price manipulation in livestock markets as well as strengthening the ability of all farmers to bargain for fair prices from processors.
As part of its strategy to operate more efficiently and maintain best cost management practices, Tyson Foods, Inc. (NYSE:TSN) is consolidating beef operations in northeast Nebraska, company officials reported today.
Pioneer Hi-Bred International is reminding growers about planting Bt refuges as part of the effort to control corn borer and corn rootworm over the long term. The best way to do that, the company notes, is to make sure a few of the pests survive in the sho