The versatile legume can be found in pasta, milk, pet food and the “Beyond Burger.”
Sales have dropped and exports are down as trade tensions drag on.
Flood damage has made things extremely difficult.
Growers in the Midwest are coping with the trade war and bad weather.
Availability of french fries depends on the weather in Washington, Oregon and Idaho this spring.
There's been catastrophic flooding across the Midwest, thanks to a "bomb cyclone" weather event that hit mid-month.
Some farmers are “quietly exiting” because they can’t make a profit.
Heavy rain and melting snow have brought historic flooding to parts of the Midwest. Around 200 miles of Missouri River levees in Nebraska, Iowa, Missouri and Kansas have been compromised, according to the Associated Press, and flood warnings are still…
Grazing fees on public lands were dropped to the lowest amount allowed under federal law.
“Beginning” farmers operate a quarter of U.S. farms, according to the USDA.