Balanced Reporting. Trusted Insights. Thursday, June 04, 2020

Articles by Jim Webster

Structural change complicates dairy policymaking

With very large farms now producing most of the nationðs milk at dramatically lower cost than smaller, single-family operations, the challenge of designing federal dairy support policy has become more complicated, says a new report from USDAðs Economic Research Service &#
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NIFA director sees huge gap between ag job supply, demand

Even as land-grant agricultural schools are enrolling fewer students with a farm and ranch background today than in previous years, the demand for college graduates with the skills and knowledge for modern food and agricultural jobs is outstripping the supply, according to experts on a
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