The US Meat Export Federation is working with South American countries to help strengthen their meat industry by using US-raised beef and pork. Sebastian Gre, a chef from Chile with USMEF, says it is difficult for his country to produce and sell high-quality meat.... Read More.
Listen as John Monson, Chief Mission Officer at Compeer Financial, talks about rural vitality. He says, “Rural vitality is simply helping communities move from surviving to thriving.” ... Compeer Financial: What’s Next to Strengthen Rural Vitality
The USDA has announced plans to implement a multi-step effort to strengthen the verification of animal-raising claims. Sandra Eskin, undersecretary for USDA’s Food Safety and Inspection Service says the move builds on the work USDA has already done to ensure label integrity. “We’ve heard... Read More.
The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) has declared the arrival of El Nino. El Nino is a climate phenomenon that is marked by warmer-than-average sea surface temperatures in the central and eastern Pacific Ocean, but its impact extends beyond the Pacific Ocean. Atmospheric... Read More.