Letter from The Editor: The shameful vacancy at USDA

Food Safety News, By Dan Flynn | December 13, 2017
OpinionFor those marking time, waiting for a new USDA Under Secretary for Food Safety, today is something of an anniversary. It was four years ago today that Dr. Elisabeth Hagen stepped down from the …

Red meat weighs on production forecasts

Meatingplace, By Lisa M. Keefe on 12/12/2017
Lower beef and pork production at the close of 2017, and into 2018, dragged down the USDA’s projections in its latest World Agricultural Supply and Demand Estimates report, even as expectations for …