Blogs

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 westernĀ United StatesĀ 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) […]