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is a Buford, Georgia, company that makes flip flops and sandals with a high soybean oil content. The company is currently donating one pair of footwear to frontline
pandemic workers for every pair sold on the company’s website--up to 10,000 pairs.
August 6: Nadia Shakoor, a senior research scientist at the
Donald Danforth Plant Science Center
in St. Louis, received a $1.4 million three-year grant to develop
, an integrated
smart farm system.
August 5: North Dakota State University Extension crops economist and marketing specialist Frayne Olson offers an
analysis of the pandemic’s impact
on a variety of agricultural
August 4: The
pork producing industry is lobbying heavily
for additional federal support for producers hit hard by market changes and supply chain disruptions caused by the COVID-19
August 3: The
Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development
United Nations Food and Agriculture Organization
recently released their
Agricultural Outlook for
July 30-31: The North Carolina Farm Bureau has a short
of Brazilian soybean farmer, Chris Ward, talking about the similar challenges farmers face around the world.
Mountain Meadow Wool
is based in Buffalo, Wyoming, and sources mostly local wool for processing. The family-operated company has a milling operation and even makes
and sells finished wool apparel--including face masks.
July 27: The United States Peanut Federation was just formed to act as a new, stronger voice in Washington, D.C., for the peanut industry. Groups behind it are the
American Peanut Shellers Association
, and the
National Peanut Buying Points Association
. For information on joining, contact Joe Thomas at (202) 543-7464 or
July 24: Comedian
’s latest comedy special is
Where the Field Corn Grows
. It’s available on several streaming services.
is an organic vegetable grower near Pelican Rapids, MN. He’s the treasurer and a founding board member of the
Manna Food Cooperative
in nearby Detroit Lakes.
July 22: Horsch is a global manufacturer of farm implements for soil cultivation, seeding, and plant protection. Based in Germany, the company’s
is in Mapleton, ND.
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