Preparation for timberland that’s been harvested in Alabama with plans to replant often includes a controlled burn of the area. That work has been delayed, and planting young trees may be postponed since low soil moisture greatly reduces seedling survival.
In this Ag policy blog by Chris Clayton, Eve Turow Paul explains the difference in opinion Millennials and Baby Boomers have on food. “Food reconnects us,” Paul say, adding that “Food is identity.” It’s social currency. Read moreRead More »
Senator Chuck Grassley says consolidations of seed and chemical suppliers can be problematic at any point but the timing of the proposed acquisition of Monsanto Co. by Bayer AG is particularly bad for U.S. farmers. Read moreRead More »