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REPORT SUMMARIZES “SUSTAINABLE AGRICULTURE AND THE 1995 FARM BILL” CONFERENCE
Press Release
April 14, 1995

A new report, Sustainable Agriculture and the 1995 Farm Bill, The Council for Agricultural Science and […]

Revised Grades and Standards Needed to Enhance U.S. Agricultural Exports
Press Release
February 9, 1995

Accurate assessment of the quality of agricultural products is essential in today’s rapidly globalizing economy. […]

REPORT REVIEWS PUBLIC PERCEPTIONS OF AGRICHEMICALS
Press Release
January 23, 1995

A new report from the Council for Agricultural Science and Technology (CAST), a nonprofit scientific […]

“CHALLENGES CONFRONTING AGRICULTURAL RESEARCH AT LAND GRANT UNIVERSITIES” REPORT
Press Release
November 1, 1994

Interest from beyond the farming community has challenged the agricultural research system to change its […]

CAST RELEASES “LABELING OF FOOD-PLANT BIOTECHNOLOGY PRODUCTS”
Press Release
July 27, 1994

Determining the safety and the wholesomeness of a new plant product by evaluating its characteristics […]

CAST RELEASES “RISKS AND BENEFITS OF SELENIUM IN AGRICULTURE”
Press Release
June 20, 1994

A special study just completed by a task force of agricultural scientists for CAST (Council […]

CAST Releases PESTICIDES IN THE DIETS OF INFANTS AND CHILDREN: SCIENTISTS’ REVIEW
Press Release
July 22, 1993

The five members of the Council for Agricultural Science and Technology (CAST) task force who […]

CAST Releases U.S. Agriculture and the North American Free Trade Agreement
Press Release
July 22, 1993

The members of a Council for Agricultural Science and Technology (CAST) task force believe many […]

Western Irrigators Face Less Supportive Policies, Increasing Global Competition
Press Release
January 1, 1990

Farmers irrigating in the western United States face a host of changing circumstances that will require innovations […]

New CAST Issue Paper Recommends Agriculturalists Develop Professional Portfolios to Communicate Value of their Work to Society and Others
Press Release
January 1, 1990

The Professional Portfolio: Beyond the Curriculum Vitae The Council for Agricultural Science and Technology (CAST) […]