Michael Bloomberg is committing $360 million to be used between 2017 and 2022 to help raise tobacco taxes, implement smoke-free laws and pursue other strategies to curb tobacco use in low- and middle-income countries, according to Bloomberg Philanthropies, the philanthropic arm of his foundation.
Investigators at the Food and Drug Administration spent the past two months trying to track the source of romaine lettuce linked to 172 confirmed illnesses, 75 hospitalizations and at least one death. The FDA found at least one Arizona farm involved but agency investigators can’t confirm if all of the[…]Read More »
Here is this week’s issue of Ag News Weekly. Prepared by Doane Advisory Services, this newsletter features news on developments in agriculture, markets and policy. In this week’s Ag News Weekly: Summary: Adverse weather is slowing South American soybean plantings and supporting prices. The quick emergence of Tropical[…]Read More »