The number of U.S. households where people don’t get enough to eat dropped significantly last year, but the level of food insecurity still remains higher than before the 2008 recession, according to a USDA report.
Producers have been concerned that the President’s tough stand on undocumented immigrants might cause instability in their farming operations and could further cause an increase in food costs in the months ahead. Perdue said the President is open to helping agricultural producers protect their immigrant work force. Read more
Kavin Senapathy, Co-Founder and Director of the international pro-biotech organization March Against Myths and co-author of “The Fear Babe: Shattering Vani Hari’s Glass House,” gives her opinion on GMOs and communication in this interview by Growing Produce. Read the interview