page contents

View Stories by Category

Follow us on Twitter

food

health problems
Everett Griner talks about health problems and the food you eat in today’s Agri View. Hear Everett’s report and learn more. →

foods pickle
Cathy Isom dives into the pickling world and tells you about foods you can pickle and why you should do it! That’s coming up on This Land of Ours. Hear Cathy’s report and learn more. →

local Rusty Truck
The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) Agricultural Marketing Service (AMS) announced the availability of $27 million in grants to fund innovative projects designed to strengthen market opportunities for local and regional food producers and businesses.

“These grants will continue USDA’s support for the local food sector as an important strategy for keeping wealth in rural communities,” said AMS Administrator Elanor Starmer. Continue reading

guidelines
Everett Griner talks about guidelines to save food and money in today’s Agri View. Hear Everett’s report and learn more. →

extension food research development
Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack announced that USDA will grant $20.2 million to help 34 small businesses move forward with innovative research and development projects to benefit food security, natural resources conservation and other agricultural issues. These competitive grants are made through the Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) program, which is coordinated by the Small Business Administration and administered by 11 federal agencies including the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) National Institute of Food and Agriculture (NIFA). Continue reading

Food and Choices
The Agriculture Secretary says a much needed dialogue about food and connected choices between producers, sellers, and consumers is beginning to take place. Rod Bain has the story.

Continue reading

Refrigerate
Cathy Isom gives us some helpful hints today on some foods that you really need to refrigerate. That’s coming up on This Land of Ours. Hear Cathy’s report and learn more. →

Donate excess Food
Some new changes make it easier for producers to donate excess food to a program that helps alleviate hunger and gives them a tax break.

Continue reading

seeds of mustard, flax, coriander and sunflower are spilled from linen sacs-food
Everett Griner talks about science protecting our food future in today’s Agri View. Hear Everett’s report and learn more. →

Corn production, collageEverett Griner talks about food production needing to double by 2050 in today’s Agri View. Hear Everett’s report and learn more. →

Get the Latest Almond Updates

Subscribe to AgNet West on YouTube

Subscribe to our RSS feed