“Perhaps the temptation was too large, the resistant weed issue too pressing. The discovery that a group of farmers illegally used some form of dicamba on Roundup Ready 2 Xtend soybeans and cotton has created significant issues for the industry.” Follow the coverage of the dicamba issue by Delta Farm Press as they go in depth from the start of this issue to where it stands now.
A sweet potato ban imposed by the U.S. Department of Agriculture in the 1990s on sweet potatoes from two South Carolina counties has been lifted. Read moreRead More »
The Specialty Crop Farm Bill Alliance has kicked off its efforts to communicate to Congress its priority needs for the next Farm Bill. FFVA is a founding member of the Alliance. The group met with key lawmakers to ensure that the gains made in the past two farm bills for[…]Read More »