President Donald Trump signed an executive order to help create regulatory reform for farmers as he also continued his criticisms of Canadian dairy and trade practices at a roundtable with farmers and newly sworn-in Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue.
A coalition of farmworker advocacy groups is petitioning EPA to ban the commonly-used pesticide chlorpyrifos, backing environmentalists’ long-standing petition seeking a ban, and reiterating arguments that the substance is responsible for farmworker poisonings and poses neurodevelopmental risks to children. Read moreRead More »
Liam Condon, president of Bayer’s Crop Science Division, has been tapped to lead the crop science executive leadership team of a new, merged company once the closing of Bayer’s acquisition of rival Monsanto is cleared by global regulators. Read moreRead More »