In the letter, Committee members urged Budget Committee Chairman Diane Black to consider the estimated $104 billion in savings from the current farm bill, more than four times what had previously been pledged, and the fact that these savings are being achieved amidst a bleak, and worsening, economic outlook in farm country.
Professor Charles Chen of Auburn University says the new peanut variety AU-NPL 17 establishes a research pipeline for future releases. The new peanut breed has been tested throughout Alabama, Georgia, Mississippi and North Carolina, where runner-type peanuts are adapted. Read moreRead More »
When you buy a new car, you buy insurance to protect it. The same can be said about seeds. When agriculturalists discovered their irreplaceable value, they realized seeds needed to be protected. As a result, there are 20 gene banks in the U.S. alone that hold hundreds of thousands of[…]Read More »