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Supporting Documents for Farm and Food File, Week of February 14, 2016

Background information for “This Is What ‘Feed the World’ Looks Like Today” Farm and Food File column for the week beginning Sunday, February 14, 2016 ChemChina buys Syngenta, New York Times, Feb. 2, 2016 Financing behind ChemChina’s bid for Syngenta, New York Times, Feb. 4, 2016 ChemChina’s purchase reflects Chinese food needs, New York Times, Feb. […]

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Supporting Documents for Farm and Food File, Week of February 7, 2016

Background Information for “Free Trade! Free Lunch!” Farm and Food File column for the week of Sunday, February 7, 2016 Lessons from NAFTA, Tufts University, Global Development portal Policy Pennings, University of Tennessee, Dec. 18, 2015 Policy Pennings, University of Tennessee, Dec. 25, 2015 Policy Pennings, University of Tennessee, Dec. 31,2015 Policy Pennings, University of […]

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Supporting Documents for Farm and Food File, Week of January 31, 2016

Background information for “February (and the coming apocalypse) in sight” Farm and Food File for the week of Sunday, January 31, 2016 Donald Trump “Fifth Avenue shooting” comment, CNN, Jan. 23, 2016 Kansas State University, Estimated ARC payments, USA Counties, Jan. 19, 2016, page 3 “Farmers need to build trust with consumers,” WI State Farmer, […]

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Supporting Documents for Farm and Food File, Week of January 24, 2016

Background information for “Sure, That’ll Work” Farm and Food File column for the week beginning Sunday, January 24, 2016 Farm Futures Magazine presidential poll, Iowa and U.S., Jan. 18, 2016 “…bomb until the sands glow…” LA Times, Dec. 15, 2015 …build a wall they will pay for…” CBS News, Aug. 16, 2015 Election polls, Jan. […]

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Supporting Documents for Farm and Food File, Week of January 17, 2016

Background information for “China Sees Woe, U.S. Ag Sees Red” Farm and Food File column for the week of Sunday, January 17, 2016 U.S. cotton outlook, December 2015, USDA Heavy Chinese soybean stocks raise fears, October 13, 2015 USDA World Supply & Demand Estimate, January 12, 2016, page 15 USDA Livestock, Dairy, and Poultry, Outlook, December […]

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Supporting Documents for Farm and Food File, Week of January 3, 2016

Background information for “Farm Policy by Fiat” Farm and Food File for the week of Sunday, January 3, 2015 Final vote totals for 2016 Omnibus spending bill, Politico, Dec. 18, 2015 Why you should care about lifting oil export ban, Huffington Post, Dec. 9, 2015 Tax cuts for agriculture, DTN, Dec. 21, 2015 Historic climate […]

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Supporting Documents for Farm and Food File, Week of December 13, 2015

Background information for “On the Road: New York City” Farm and Food File column for the week of Sunday, December 13, 2015 Chelsea Market, New York City Stone Barns Center for Food and Agriculture 2015 Young Farmers Conference Costco top organic food seller, Seattle Times 2015 U.S. crop production and value, USDA Top 50 U.S. brewing […]

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Supporting Documents for 2015 Young Farmers Conference

“Returning on the Circling Wind”  December 3, 2015 Stone Barns Center for Food and Agriculture, Pocantico Hills, NY Forty maps that explain food in America, Vox 2015 State of the Plate, Produce for Better Health Foundation Foodie culture launches college degrees, Los Angeles Times, November 30, 2015 Food Policy Scorecard, National Sustainable Ag Coalition, November 2015 […]

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Supporting Documents for Farm and Food File, November 29 and December 6, 2015

Background information for “Never heard of CRISPR? You will.” and “CRISPR’s children” Farm and Food File columns for the week of November 29, 2015 and December 6, 2015 Adoption rate of GM crops, USDA.gov The CRSIPR Quandary, New York Times Magazine, Nov. 9, 2015 The Gene Hackers, New Yorker, Nov. 16, 2015 The Risks of […]

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Supporting Documents for Farm and Food File, Week of November 15, 2015

Background information for “Who’s the Boss?” Farm and Food File column for the week of Sunday, November 15, 2015 Largest ag cooperatives via USDA CHS, Inc. “About Us” page CHS, Inc. SEC Form 10-K for FY 2014 CHS, Inc. FAQ on proposed Article and Bylaw changes CHS, Inc. Oct. 2015 letter to members on need […]

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