Recent Stories by Associated Press
Sep 09, 2019 by Associated Press
Despite confirmation of the infections, officials say authorities are in control of the problem.
Jun 14, 2019 by Associated Press
Operators of a large hog farm near the Buffalo River that's drawn concern about its potential impact on the water.
Jun 10, 2019 by Associated Press
South Carolina has passed a new law that keeps protein grown in a laboratory from stem cells as advertising as “meat.”
Jun 05, 2019 by Associated Press
Settlement discussions are under way over a lawsuit challenging a Missouri measure making it a misdemeanor crime to promote plant-based food products as “meat.”
May 31, 2019 by Associated Press
Missouri Gov. Mike Parson has signed legislation preventing local officials from enacting more stringent regulations than the state on large farms that raise hogs, poultry and cattle.
May 15, 2019 by Associated Press
A bill that would prevent local officials in Missouri from regulating industrial farms more strictly than the state does is heading to the desk of GOP Gov. Mike Parson.
Apr 30, 2019 by Associated Press
Missouri senators are advancing legislation to block local officials from regulating industrial farms more strictly than the state does.
Apr 25, 2019 by Associated Press
The Democrat-led New York state Senate is holding the first of three hearings dedicated to proposals to expand the labor rights of farmworkers.
Apr 23, 2019 by Associated Press
Measures advancing in the Missouri Legislature would limit the scope of rules that local governments can slap on large animal feeding operations.
Mar 27, 2019 by Associated Press
An Iowa-based community activist org and a Washington-based environmental group have filed a lawsuit against the state of Iowa alleging they have deprived residents of their right to clean water.
Mar 26, 2019 by Associated Press
South Dakota Gov. Kristi Noem has signed legislation that requires “fake meat” products to be correctly labeled, hoping to reduce the impact of lab-cultured products on the local meat market.
Mar 21, 2019 by Associated Press
A bill that would tie farmland property taxes to the value of commodity prices is headed to the full Nebraska Legislature for debate.
Mar 20, 2019 by Associated Press
The flooding is expected to continue throughout the week in several states as high water flows down the Missouri River.