U.S. farm groups and their political allies in Congress have both direct and indirect influence over all components of U.S. trade policy.
Disputes over the impartiality of an international cancer research agency are flaring again, as documents suggest that a major study’s preliminary data was hidden by a U.S. scientist when reviewing the cancer-causing potential of Monsanto Co.’s Roundup. Read moreRead More »
U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue announced today the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) is investing $276 million in rural electric infrastructure (PDF, 60 KB) to improve system efficiency and reliability. Read moreRead More »