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WASHINGTON, Nov. 7, 2013- USDA's Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS) today published two biotechnology regulatory actions for a Monsanto soybean variety and a BASF herbicide-resistant soybean
WASHINGTON, Nov. 7, 2013- The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) announced its preliminary determination that partially hydrogenated oils (PHOs), the primary dietary source of artificial trans fat in processed foods
WASHINGTON, Oct. 31, 2013— Agricultural groups that represent members involved in the futures market opposed the Commodity Futures Trading Commission's (CFTC) approval of its latest customer protections rule
WASHINGTON, Oct. 31, 2013 - The Humane Society of the United States (HSUS), along with Organization for Competitive Markets, United Farm Workers of America, American Grassfed Association and three independent livestock farms filed a brief supporting the Country of Origin Labeling
Who would have thought that a self-made man who started as a truck driver would become one of the biggest thorns in the side of the Humane Society of the United States (HSUS)? Forrest Lucas, president of Lucas Oil, launched a new organization, Protect the Harvest, (www.protecttheharvest.com), to fight HSUS and others trying to negatively impact animal agriculture. Lucas is a strong voice for free enterprise and opposes government regulation including the ethanol mandate. He is an aggressive marketer, proven by the success of Lucas Oil and an investment of $120 million to put the name of his company on the Indianapolis Colts stadium for twenty years. Listen to this week's Open Mic to learn how became successful and decided to make the defeat of HSUS his legacy.