Category Archives: Farms

Why China’s Soybean Tariff Changed Everything

Why China’s Soybean Tariff Changed Everything – The Burning Platform https://www.theburningplatform.com/2018/04/04/why-chinas-soybean-tariff-changed-everything/ Re-posted from The Burning Platfrom. Geoff Geoff Comments: Bullseye! China went after the American Farmer…

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ICE arrests farmworkers, sparking fears in the Central Valley over immigrants and the economy

ICE arrests farmworkers, sparking fears in the Central Valley over immigrants and the economy http://www.latimes.com/local/lanow/la-me-farmworkers-ice-20180316-htmlstory.html Re-posted from LATimes. Geoff Geoff Comments: Belligerent California will be taught a lesson by the Feds…

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American farmers in Trump-voting states may get hit hardest by a trade war

American farmers in Trump-voting states may get hit hardest by a trade war https://www.nbcnews.com/business/economy/american-farmers-trump-voting-states-may-get-hit-hardest-trade-n859396 Re-posted from NBC News. Geoff Geoff Comments: 150,000 Steel worker vs. 300,000 farmers… I hope President Trump knows what he is doing…

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A growing number of young Americans are leaving desk jobs to farm

A growing number of young Americans are leaving desk jobs to farm – The Washington Post https://www.washingtonpost.com/business/economy/a-growing-number-of-young-americans-are-leaving-desk-jobs-to-farm/2017/11/23/e3c018ae-c64e-11e7-afe9-4f60b5a6c4a0_story.html?utm_term=.80252bc46ec2 Re-posted from Washington Post. Geoff Geoff Comments: The truth of this is hard to deny…

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Worry About Florida Farmland Advances Along With Irma

Worry About Florida Farmland Advances Along With Irma – NBC News https://www.nbcnews.com/storyline/hurricane-irma/worry-about-florida-farmland-advances-along-irma-n799876?cid=public-rss_20170909 Re-posted from NBC News. Geoff Geoff Comments: A lot of oranges will never reach market…

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California Farmer Fined $2.8M for Plowing His Own Field

California Farmer Fined $2.8M for Plowing His Own Field – Breitbart http://www.breitbart.com/california/2017/05/27/california-farmer-poster-child-for-trumps-epa-regulation-rollback-california-farmer-fined-2-8m-for-plowing-field/ Re-posted from Breitbart. Geoff Geoff Comments: On his own land? The EPA should have encumbered the deed with this regulation to put land owner on notice… Having no … Continue reading

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‘Letters to a Young Farmer’ offers words of encouragement to new generation of food growers’

‘Letters to a Young Farmer’ offers words of encouragement to new generation of food growers – CSMonitor.com http://www.csmonitor.com/Business/The-Bite/2017/0307/Letters-to-a-Young-Farmer-offers-words-of-encouragement-to-new-generation-of-food-growers Re-posted from CSMonitor. Geoff

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After Trump’s immigration order, anxiety grows in Florida’s farm fields

After Trump’s immigration order, anxiety grows in Florida’s farm fields – The Washington Post https://www.washingtonpost.com/politics/after-trumps-immigration-order-anxiety-grows-in-floridas-vegetable-fields/2017/02/25/1539c4be-f915-11e6-be05-1a3817ac21a5_story.html?utm_term=.ac71837e47e3 Re-posted from The Washington Post. Geoff

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Farming a warmer planet

Farming a warmer planet – CSMonitor.com http://www.csmonitor.com/Environment/Inhabit/2017/0212/Farming-a-warmer-planet Re-posted from CSMonitor. Geoff

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Farm Groups Implore Trump To Protect Ag Trade Deals

Farm Groups Implore Trump To Protect Ag Trade Deals | The Daily Caller http://dailycaller.com/2017/01/08/farmers-implore-trump-to-protect-ag-trade-deals/ Re-posted from Daily Caller. Geoff

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