A fruit and vegetable coalition puts the potato industry on a strong footing with the vital legislation.
National Potato Council’s John Keeling says the traditional time frame for rallying support for significant new legislation is closing, including immigration reform and agricultural trade.
In the last 10 years, an alliance has used its combined voice to create programs like the Specialty Crop Research Initiative, the Specialty Crop Block Grant program, the Technical Assistance for Specialty Crops program, and others.
Over the past year, a series of actions by EPA have shown an agencywide outlook that does not […]
EPA needs to get back to using solid science and avoid bending to popular opinion.
Historically, there has often been opposition or fear of new agricultural technologies and today is no different, but it is critical that growers have access to technologies that meet consumer demand while using less land and conserving soil, water, and energy.
Rhett Spear, horticulture Ph.D. graduate student at Washington State University accepts $10,000 grant awarded by NPC.
During his Jan. 21 Inauguration Address, President Obama pledged to make immigration reform a top legislative priority for […]
WITH nearly one-third of today’s children and teens overweight or obese, most parents would support restricting school sales […]
Potatoes have long been a favorite vegetable for kids. So, why is USDA trying to limit the allowable […]