|Ireland Tops U.S. as the Country Best Able to Feed Its People|
Bloomberg - 9/26/2017. By Alan Bjerga, Cindy Hoffman and Cedric Sam - The U.S. for the first time dropped from the top spot in a global ranking of how well countries can feed their own people, as concerns about agricultural research spending and government policy trends may make the world’s top food exporter a less-certain place to get a meal.
|USDA Study Confirms Concerns about Electronic GE Labeling Law|
Beyond Pesticides - 9/26/2017. A congressionally mandated study belatedly released by the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) questions the feasibility of electronic disclosures as a means of providing consumers with information on genetically engineered (GE) food ingredients.
|Pingree praises Maine brand at business talk|
Village Soup - 9/25/2017. By Daniel Dunkle - Congresswoman Chellie Pingree, D-Maine, was a featured speaker at a meeting Monday morning, Sept. 25, at the Strand Theatre that drew 100 people interested in highlighting women's entrepreneurship.