Farm Newshttp://www.farm-news.com/page/category.detail/nav/5001/Editorialsen-usSat, 21 Apr 2018 15:03:12 EDTSat, 21 Apr 2018 15:03:12 EDThttp://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rssEarth Day is a time for unityhttp://www.farm-news.com/page/content.detail/id/533823.htmlThe late 1960s were turbulent years in America. It was a time of rapid change when young protesters expressed disillusionment with many aspects of the world their elders had built.Fri, 20 Apr 2018 00:00:00 EDTUSDA-SBA partnership makes sensehttp://www.farm-news.com/page/content.detail/id/533808.htmlKeeping the farm economy strong requires that the business communities in the small towns throughout rural also thrive. That's why a new partnership between the U.S.Fri, 13 Apr 2018 00:00:00 EDTJoni Ernst is right about tariffshttp://www.farm-news.com/page/content.detail/id/533794.htmlAmerica's economy would be more robust if this nation were able to sell in the international marketplace more of the products that are made or grown here. Unfortunately, achieving a positive trade balance overall has been an elusive goal.Fri, 6 Apr 2018 00:00:00 EDTIowa has a new secretary of agriculturehttp://www.farm-news.com/page/content.detail/id/533778.htmlIt's been no secret for many months that Bill Northey's more than a decade as Iowa's secretary of agriculture was coming to an end. Last fall, President Donald Trump nominated him to fill a vital under secretary post in the U.S.Fri, 30 Mar 2018 00:00:00 EDTIt's time for spring and farminghttp://www.farm-news.com/page/content.detail/id/533767.htmlAgriculture is at the very heart of life in the Hawkeye State and especially so as spring unfolds. The renewal of the earth is also a time when the pace quickens on Iowa's 86,900 farms.Fri, 23 Mar 2018 00:00:00 EDT