Sustainability
Sustainability

30 Harvests

USFRA Staff WriterAug 29, 2019

U.S. farmers face multiple challenges including climate change as they embrace the opportunity to meet increasing demands to grow food sustainably. The next 30 years…

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Reduce, Recycle, Reuse and Render: Dealing With Food Loss

David GreenAug 26, 2019

If food waste were a country, it would be the third biggest emitter of greenhouse gases after China and the United States, while food produced…

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Multiple Pathways to Profitability

Barb Baylor AndersonJul 21, 2019

Today’s farm environment requires greater creativity. With slim margins, soybean farmers must look for smart ways to improve profitability. With innovative thinking and a sensible…

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Environmentally Responsible U.S. Soy Farmers Put Sustainability First

Nebraska Soybean BoardJul 20, 2019

Nebraska soybean growers say that maintaining resources and using them responsibly allows them to practice sustainability. Soil conservation and using fewer pesticides and less water…

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“Agriculture Resources and Environmental Indicators 2019” Report Takes Deep Dive into U.S. Farms and Farm Productivity

USSEC Staff WriterJun 10, 2019

The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) Economic Research Service (ERS) released its Agriculture Resources and Environmental Indicators, 2019 report on May 7. The report, which describes…

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USDA’s ERS Releases “Agriculture Resources and Environmental Indicators 2019” Report

USSEC Staff WriterJun 3, 2019

The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) Economic Research Service (ERS) released its Agriculture Resources and Environmental Indicators, 2019 report on May 7. The report describes trends…