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New Year, New Myths About Meat

Jan 02, 2020 by Hannah Thompson-Weeman
Activist groups have resolved to spread more and more misinformation about meat’s role in a healthy, balanced diet, which may lead to some fitness enthusiasts wondering if going vegan is the way to reach their goals. 

USDA Report Affirms Feasibility of Dealer Trust

Dec 26, 2019 by USDA
A Dealer Statutory Trust would improve the recovery of livestock sellers in a dealer payment default while also allowing commerce to continue as usual, according to a USDA report released December 20.

Dan Murphy: The Resistance is Real

Dec 26, 2019 by Dan Murphy
CDC’s latest assessment of the threat posed by antibiotic-resistant pathogens has good news and bad news: Good, that incidence levels are declining; bad because thousands are still dying.

Dan Murphy: A New Farming Framework

Dec 19, 2019 by Dan Murphy
Farm support is crucial if the USA intends to maintain its ability to feed the American people and continue to export agricultural products. Here’s what needs to happen to build that support.