Blogs

Welfare of Farm Animals a Growing Concern
Press Release
September 17, 1997

Concern for the welfare of farm animals is mounting in the United States. And scientific […]

U.S. Meat Consumption Changing
Press Release
September 17, 1997

Influences on Consumption According to the Council for Agricultural Science and Technology (CAST), an international […]

As Forage Demand Increases, Debate over Grazing on Public Lands Heats Up
Press Release
December 6, 1996

Of the 307 million acres of federal land in the western United States, approximately 262 […]

Animal Wastes: A Growing Environmental Issue
Press Release
November 5, 1996

The estimated usable amount of manure produced by confined animals in the United States is […]

Thousands of U.S. Food Related Deaths Preventable through Expanded Use of Safe Technologies
Press Release
April 29, 1996

According to a report just released by the Council for Agricultural Science and Technology (CAST), […]

New Crops Prescribed for U.S. Agriculture
Press Release
February 24, 1996

For more than a century, crop price instability has dogged U.S. farmers. And in the […]

Market Share in International Processed Food Markets Declining for the United States
Press Release
October 11, 1995

According to a report just released, the United States has been consistently losing market share […]

CONSERVATION RESERVE PROGRAM MERITS RENEWAL WITH MODIFICATIONS
Press Release
July 13, 1995

Congress is considering continuation of the Conservation Reserve Program (CRP) in the 1995 Farm Bill. […]

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. […]