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Jun 13th, 2022
Human Bird Flu Case Confirmed in Colorado
The infected man had been in a pre-release program and was helping to remove chickens from an infected farm.
May 2nd, 2022
Iowa Poised to Require E15 Gas
The ethanol industry consumes roughly half the state's corn crop.
Apr 27th, 2022
Bird Flu Drives Free-Range Hens Indoors
Free-range egg producers are trying to be open about their product while protecting chickens.
Apr 21st, 2022
Two Iowa Farms to Lose 5 Million Birds to Bird Flu
Iowa operations have had to kill 18 million chickens since the epidemic began.
Apr 4th, 2022
Bird Flu Claims Another 1.5M Turkeys and Hens
Officials in Iowa announced two more bird flu outbreaks in commercial flocks.
Mar 30th, 2022
Another Iowa Ag-Gag Law Ruled Unconstitutional by Federal Judge
The law seeks to stop animal welfare groups from secretly filming livestock abuse.
Mar 17th, 2022
Poultry Farm Struggle to Safeguard Birds from Flu as Outbreak Spreads
On March 14, the disease was confirmed at an egg-layer farm in Wisconsin with 3 million hens.
Mar 15th, 2022
U.S. Poultry Firms on High Alert Amid Indiana Bird Flu Case
The 29,000 turkeys in the flock were killed to prevent the spread of the virus.
Feb 16th, 2022
Federal Watchdog: Under Trump, USDA Overpaid Corn Farmers by $3B
The Government Accountability Office said the USDA's way of computing the extent of tariffs-based damages to farmers was flawed.
Dec 21st, 2021
USDA Plan Would Help Small Meat Processors
The goal is diversifying an industry now largely run by a small number of large corporations.
Jul 19th, 2021
Iowa's Supreme Court Stops Lawsuit Over Farm Runoff Pollution
It is the latest court rejection of an attempt to force the nation's leading corn and pork producing state to clean up farm pollutants from.
Jun 21st, 2021