US Customs And Border Protection And Grace Farms Foundation Discussed Transnational Threats Together With 250 Federal Law Officials


CONNECTICUT (June 24, 2022)--- Grace Farms Foundation and U.S. Customs and Border Protection brought together 250 federal law enforcement officials yesterday to discuss established and emerging transnational threats in an effort to share information and best practices. Executives from federal, state and local agencies who partner with CBP to keep the…

US Solicitor General And 54 Agri-Groups Want Biden To Withdraw A Recent Brief To SCOTUS In Roundup Cancer Lawsuit


OMAHA (May 24, 2022) -- Citing that a U.S. Solicitor General's position undermines decades of science-based policy, 54 agricultural groups want President Joe Biden to withdraw a recent brief to the Supreme Court over Bayer AG's petition for the court to review a verdict in a Roundup cancer lawsuit. Solicitor…

Agriculture: Russia Expects A Record Breaking Harvest Of Wheat In 2022, Diplomat Taunted The U.S. “What the US Is Going To Offer?”


RUSSIA (May 24, 2022)---"Russia expects a record-breaking harvest of wheat in 2022," said Russian diplomat Mikhail Ulyanov. "What the US is going to offer?" Russian diplomat Mikhail Ulyanov taunted the US State Department on Secretary Antony Blinken's remarks on the global food security crisis, in a tweet on Monday.  Russia…

U.S. Secretary of the Treasury Janet L. Yellen Discusses Global Food Insecurity Crisis and Highlights Forthcoming Plan to Surge Resources to Meet Urgent Need


WARSAW, POLAND May 17, 2022) -- Today, Secretary of the Treasury Janet L. Yellen visited the World Central Kitchen site in Warsaw, Poland, to highlight important work to serve Ukrainian refugees and preview an action plan from the International Financial Institutions (IFIs) to surge resources to tackle the rising threat…

Russian/Ukraine War Disrupt Wheat Supply Chain In Europe And In Several Middle Eastern And North African Countries


EUROPE (March 10, 2022) --- the war in Ukraine could hit more than just energy supplies in Europe. Global food security is also at risk. In particular, it could disrupt the wheat supply chain in several Middle Eastern and North African (MENA) countries. Russia is the world's top wheat exporter…

40,000 Pounds Of Chicken Fat Overturned On The Famous “Dead Man’s Curve” In Alabama


BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (March 1, 2022)---tractor-trailer hauling more than 40,000 pounds of chicken fat overturned on the infamous "Dead Man's Curve" in Birmingham Tuesday morning, spilling its load and forcing the closure of the interstate for several hours. Learn more in the video above. "A tractor-trailer carrying thousands of gallons of…