Lawmakers are back in Washington, D.C. after the holiday break. According to POLITICO, GMO labeling, child nutrition authorization, approval of the Trans-Pacific Partnership and other pending legislation is expected to
One of the better tax credits relates to increasing research and development (R&D) in your farm operation. Congress has expanded the availability of the credit, and many farmers now qualify to take it.
Following last week's victory in securing their company's pork processing plant near Eagle Grove, Iowa, the Prestage family penned an open letter to thank supporters, reassure neighbors and offer an "o
Farmers have ramped up construction of swine farm buildings in Iowa, home to about a third of U.S. hogs, as they take advantage of cheap feed and strong demand for pork from countries including China and Mexico.
Late last week, the Senate Committee on Agriculture, Nutrition and Forestry approved legislation reauthorizing the Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) for five years, clearing the way for a vote by the full Sena