Metallica Scholars Initiative Awards $100,000 for Veterans Training Program
August 9, 2021 - Hartnell College has been selected from a competitive field of community colleges across the country to receive $100,000 for a partnership that will prepare Monterey County veterans for careers in Salinas Valley agriculture and place them in jobs
Study Shows How Corn and Soybean Producers Benefit from U.S. Red Meat Exports
August 8, 2021 - U.S. beef and pork exports brought critical returns to the corn and soybean industries in 2020, according to an independent study conducted by World Perspectives, Inc. and released by the U.S. Meat Export Federation (USMEF).
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Proposed Merger: Senate Judiciary Committee, Antitrust Subcommittee hosts Kroger-Albertsons grocery store merger hearing
A conversation between Senators, grocery chain CEOs, an economist, and more, over a potential grocery store merger sounded eerily like discussions about meatpacker consolidation.
The Senate Subcommit...
If imposed upon agriculture, new rules proposed by the Securities and Exchange Commission would require agriculture producers to report greenhouse gas emissions.
If imposed upon agriculture, new rules proposed by the Securities and Exchange Commission would require agriculture producers to report greenhouse gas emissions. The 2021 climate disclosure proposal w...
Necropsies say Blackleg not present in dead cattle in Colorado, wolf presence investigation continues
November 30, 2022 - In an update on the apparent wolf depredation and cattle losses found in Meeker on October 4, Lenny Klinglesmith said the ongoing investigation continues to move forward slowly wit...