Advocates cite the potato’s health benefits, cost burdens for school districts in opposing regulations to starchy veggies in school meals
While milk processors seek end to New Deal-era price controls, large dairy farming co-ops back bill to save their subsidies
FoodPolitik: Food cops have sour prescription for our diets - TheDC Opinion
FDA, Dept. of Agriculture open formal inquiry into how to achieve salt reduction goals
Obama’s budget would slash programs that don’t work
Breitbart defiantly dismisses the suit as ‘transparent effort to chill his constitutionally protected free speech’
After record-high levels of production in December and January, corn prices have risen to $7 per bushel from $3.50
The Pigford II settlement sets a dangerous and disturbing precedent.
Shirley Sherrod incident may have opened door to exposing one of the biggest fraud cases in history
Universities encouraging students to receive welfare benefits
J. Dudley Butler, an Obama administration appointee, is using his position to enrich himself.
The $4.5 billion bill passed by the House 264-157 Thursday would expand a program that provides full meals after school to all 50 states
CURRAN & ENNIS: Google fired workers, why can't Obama? - TheDC Opinion
If the federal government were run like a tech company, we’d all be better off.
Senate Republicans’ ban on earmarks – money included in a bill by a lawmaker to benefit a home-state project or interest – was short-lived
USDA, Dems plow taxpayers - TheDC
Pigford II settlement to black farmers to be opposed by Republicans in the House
The Senate is also expected to clear in the same piece of legislation $3.4 billion to fund a separate settlement for Native Americans
At a cost of $140 million, Dept. of Agriculture simultaneously pushes cheese production while urging consumers to avoid fatty foods like cheese
Too many Obama administration bureaucrats face conflicts of interest. They have to go.
Is Juan Williams being attacked by liberals as Shirley Sherrod was attacked by conservatives during her forced resignation fiasco?