Recent contents by Jennifer Shike
Aug 04, 2020 by Jennifer Shike
The Food Supply Protection Act, reintroduced with bipartisan support, will help protect workers, reduce food waste, and support both farmers and families in need.
Aug 03, 2020 by Jennifer Shike
Elanco Animal Health Incorporated has closed the acquisition of Bayer Animal Health. The $6.89-billion transaction brings over 166 years of legacy between the companies, said Jeff Simmons, president and CEO of Elanco.
Jul 30, 2020 by Jennifer Shike
Rep. Jimmy Panetta and Rep. Billy Long introduced the Agricultural Fairs Rescue Act to help preserve agricultural fairs across the country and offset the devastating financial losses they have experienced.
Jul 06, 2020 by Jennifer Shike
Piecing the puzzle together to find a solution has looked different for every state fair in 2020. Here's a look at the status of state fairs and insights from industry leaders along the way.
Jun 16, 2020 by Jennifer Shike
The U.S. net farm cash income in 2020 is projected to decline 9% from 2019. Nearly 200 agricultural groups sent a letter to President Trump urging continued implementation of the U.S.-China Phase One Trade Agreement.
May 12, 2020 by Jennifer Shike
Social withdrawal is a key thing to watch for in our friends now, but with social distancing , that’s hard to see, says Val Farmer, a clinical psychologist and author. It's important to get your friends talking.
Apr 24, 2020 by Jennifer Shike
USDA's APHIS is establishing a National Incident Coordination Center to provide direct support to producers whose animals cannot move to market as a result of processing plant closures due to COVID-19.
Mar 30, 2020 by Jennifer Shike
Jim Morris understands setbacks and dashed dreams. Morris joined Chip Flory on AgriTalk to talk about his journey to the mound, but more importantly to share how his experiences can help America through a trying time.