Latest Mad Cow Disease News

As NAFTA re-negotiation stalls, family farmers lose hope.
Friday October 20th 2017, 10:00 AM

Despite Trump’s promises to make trade work better for American agriculture, the ongoing free-trade negotiations don’t seem to be bringing good news for family farmers. [News Source]

Money, power, and deer urine.
Monday September 18th 2017, 10:00 AM

How regulators start to serve special interests. [News Source]

NAFTA’s ‘broken promises’: These farmers say they got the raw end of trade deal.
Wednesday August 09th 2017, 10:00 AM

From Florida tomato growers to Montana cattle ranchers, some bruised by NAFTA think it has favored agribusiness over small-scale farms, lowered environmental standards and made it harder to compete. [News Source]

Making room for nature in Erdogan’s Istanbul.
Wednesday July 26th 2017, 10:00 AM

Activists are struggling to preserve green space against a sea of government-supported construction. [News Source]

10 mega myths about farming to remember on your next grocery run.
Tuesday July 25th 2017, 10:00 AM

Because of our intimate relationship with food, and because it's so crucial to our health and the environment, people should be very concerned about how it’s produced. But we don’t always get it right. [News Source]

Under siege by liberals: The town where everyone owns a gun.
Friday July 14th 2017, 10:00 AM

Nucla, Colorado, was founded by socialists before becoming a mining town. Now, as wealthy liberals with different values encroach, the town is fighting for its economic survival. [News Source]

New threat deer disease could spread to humans, demands urgent response, says expert.
Wednesday July 12th 2017, 10:00 AM

Chronic wasting disease risk requires co-ordinated action, says scientist; game farming organization downplays risks. [News Source]

Can chronic wasting disease jump to humans? Concerns keep rising.
Monday July 10th 2017, 10:00 AM

Amid renewed concern about whether chronic wasting disease can jump from deer to people, a fatal human brain condition in the same family is showing up more often in Wisconsin and nationally. [News Source]

The uninhabitable Earth.
Monday July 10th 2017, 10:00 AM

It is, I promise, worse than you think. [News Source]

New research sparks Health Canada warning deer plague might infect humans.
Tuesday June 27th 2017, 10:00 AM

Chronic wasting disease was long thought not to affect human health. [News Source]