Jan. 2021: What Farmers Need to Know (+ CFSA’s Job Board to Staff Your 2021 Crew)

Here's the top news for sustainable farmers in NC & SC View this email in your browser Dear Nahid, Happy New Year! I hope you were able to enjoy the holiday season and stay safe. Speaking of safe, now is the time to start thinking about food safety as you start planning for this year's …

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USDA Announces Deregulation of Cotton Developed Using Genetic Engineering

Having trouble viewing this email? View it as a Web page. January 15, 2021 Dear BRS Stakeholder, The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS) is announcing the deregulation of a cotton variety , designated as MON 88702, developed by the Monsanto Company (Monsanto) using genetic engineering for resistance to …

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USDA, USTR Name New Agricultural Trade Advisors

Contact: press@fas.usda.gov USDA, USTR Name New Agricultural Trade Advisors WASHINGTON, January 14, 2021 – U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue and U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer today announced the appointment of 67 members to serve on seven agricultural trade advisory committees. The Agricultural Policy Advisory Committee is comprised of senior representatives from across the U.S. …

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New Label For Regenerative Farming Announces First Pilot Farms

Certified Regenerative by A Greener World selects over 50 farms across four continents for its inaugural pilot cohort, with certification expected in the coming year View as Webpage FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT: Stephanie Wuorenma Phone: (202) 446-2138 Office: Terrebonne, OR (Pacific Time Zone) Email: mediarelations Website: agreenerworld.org NEW LABEL FOR REGENERATIVE FARMING ANNOUNCES FIRST PILOT …

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We will still have many challenges in 2021, but we see opportunities to move our conservation agenda forward.

We hope you will join us as we embark on a new year of conservation. January 13, 2021 2021 is finally here and as I think about what lies ahead I do so with feelings of gratitude and optimism. The pandemic, the deep political and social divisions, and racial inequality made 2020 a very challenging …

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