The United States is the newest member of the International Treaty on Plant Genetic Resources for Food and Agriculture, a ground-breaking instrument that works to strengthen global food security by promoting the conservation, sharing, and sustainable use of agricultural plant genetic resources.
This opinion blog by Stephanie Mercier takes a look at how Washington is dealing with NAFTA and what it means for America’s farmers. Read moreRead More »
Following a filing for bankruptcy of South Korea’s Hanjin Shipping Co., U.S. shippers are bracing for steep rate increases on routes to and from Asia. “Hanjin accounts for 3.1% of global container capacity, according to maritime data provider Alphaliner.” Going into the holiday season, how will this be an impact to us? Read[…]Read More »