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Brazil Declares War on Potato Chips, Soda, and Chicken Nuggets

Brazilian guidelines mark the first time a developing country has tried to stop a change in consumer behavior before junk food dominates—as it does in America.  

Poised to Chair Senate Ag Committee, Roberts Pledges Not to Reopen Farm Bill

The Kansas Republican voted against the 2014 bill and said on the campaign trail he wants to rein in food-stamp spending more than that bill did.

Small Farm Program Paying Big Dividends

Senate Agriculture Committee chairwoman honored for crafting a program that is helping feed the world.

It's Not Been Working on the Railroads

Farmers in northern states are facing a crisis this harvest season because of poor service from rail carriers.

EPA Chief Won't Ditch the Waters Rule, But She Is Digging for Answers

Gina McCarthy is reaching out to critics in the farm community and pledging to respond to their concerns.

Farmers Used Facebook to Harvest Votes for Cochran

Farmers for Thad have proven that social media can work with an older, rural, Republican audience.

Hillary Clinton's Speech to Food Industry Lacks Fresh Vision for Future

If she does decide to run in 2016, she will need an infusion of imagination to keep her ahead of the competition.

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