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.
The EPA has concluded that glyphosate, the most widely used pesticide in the world and a blockbuster product for Monsanto and other chemical makers, is unlikely to cause cancer, according to documents it released Sept. 16. Read moreRead More »
John Deere, the farm equipment company that’s been chasing autonomous technology for more than 20 years, has agreed to buy Blue River Technology, a startup that uses AI to automatically identify and spray herbicide on weeds. Read moreRead More »