USDA: Diets of US Adults Are Improving
January 23, 2014
By Fran KritzAmerican adults are eating better, making better use of available nutrition information, and consuming fewer calories from fat, saturated fat and...
Scientists explore stress, weight loss and our brain
June 27, 2013
| UC Davis News Nutritionists at UC Davis and the U.S. Department of Agriculture's Western Human Nutrition Research Center are shedding light on the important link between stress, our brain and...
Gene discovery may halt a worldwide wheat epidemic
June 27, 2013
| UC Davis News It is supported by the U.S. Department of Agriculture's National Institute of Food and Agriculture. The researchers selected the resistance gene Sr35 for its immunity to Ug99...
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Iowa View: Ethanol story skews picture of ag practices
November 15, 2013
| DesMoinesRegister.com The study, conducted by Decision Innovation Solutions of Urbandale, examined the U.S. Department of Agriculture's cropland data layer for Iowa and six other Midwestern states....
Busy week for corn harvest
November 05, 2013
| DesMoinesRegister.com '' The corn harvest advanced rapidly in Iowa during the week,'' according to the U.S. Department of Agriculture's National Agricultural Statistics Service. Last week, only 55...
Ag- focused Iowa is' perfect fit,' BeesFree says
July 17, 2013
| DesMoinesRegister.com '' The disorder has been on the U.S. Department of Agriculture's radar since 2006, when large quantities of adult honeybees began to disappear. Honeybees' pollination...
California firm recalls cured pork products
August 23, 2013
| Latest news updates from RGJ.com Westlake Foods, a Santa Ana, Calif., establishment, is recalling about 47,419 pounds of cured pork products because of misbranding and an undeclared allergen, the U.S. Department of Agriculture...
U.S. Department Of Agriculture's on twitter
#Agriculture USDA Approves New Combination Vaccine to Fight BRD Viruses and Bacteria: The U.S. Department of A... http://t.co/W4beZJfqdS