OSHA is planning to change the rules governing the storing and handling of anhydrous ammonia. Currently, agricultural retailers have an exemption to OSHA's safety standards for handling highly hazardous chemicals.
Traceability from farm to plate is important to consumers, which means it's important to retailers and packers, and ultimately, producers. In 2013, delegates at the Pork Industry Forum passed a resolution to devel
Men and women play many roles in the agricultural industry. To better analyze and understand those roles, AgCareers. com conducted the Gender Roles & Equality in Agribusiness survey last summer. Responses from more than
The National Weather Service's Climate Prediction Center (CPC) forecast for May through July calls for above-normal temps across the Northern Plains and Corn Belt, as well as the East and West Coasts. The forecast calls
As farmers know all too well, it's easy to get caught in the conundrum of whether they can afford to practice conservation farming, particularly on rented ground. In "One Way to Get Big Agriculture to Clean Up Its Act,"
The National Pork Producers Council (NPPC) is offering two tours prior to the 2016 World Pork Expo that provide unique insights into U.S. agriculture. Set for June 6-7, the two-day tour will travel to locations in Illin
Last week, the House Appropriations Committee approved an amendment to the fiscal 2017 agricultural spending bill that would prevent the USDA's Grain Inspection, Packers and Stockyards Administration (GIPSA) from
The AgCareers.com eighth annual Agribusiness Job Report is available now, showcasing the depth of opportunities in the agricultural industry. This analysis of 2015 trends yields an encouraging outlook; agriculture compa
Would it be too much to ask for the presidential candidates to give us a clue about their plans for the American food supply? After all, the ability to feed ourselves is vital. More than 16 million jobs are dependent on