Feb. 7 - Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack has announced the creation of the first ever Regional Hubs for Risk Adaptation and Mitigation to Climate Change at seven locations around the country.... >>more
Feb. 7 - The National Corn Growers Association thanked members of the Senate for their passage today, with a 68-32 vote, of the 2014 farm bill. The bill passed the House on January 29 and now goes... >>more
Feb. 7 - BrightFarms, Inc., the leading urban agriculture company, has secured $4.9 million in Series B financing from a group of investors led by NGEN Partners, Emil Capital Partners, BrightFarms... >>more
Feb. 7 - With California in its worst drought in the state’s 160 years of record-keeping—and following Governor Edmund G. Brown Jr.’s declaration of a Drought State of Emergency on January... >>more
Jan 29 - In a vote of 251 to 166, the U.S. House of Representatives passed the Agriculture Act of 2014.
Following the vote, House Committee on Agriculture Chairman Frank Lucas released a statement... >>more