Food shows return in some Asian markets

IARN — The COVID-19 pandemic has led to the cancellation of most in-person food trade shows globally, however, some exhibitions have recently returned in some Asian markets. Read more

EPA approves dicamba for a five-year label

IARN — The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) announced Tuesday afternoon that the embattled weed control product known as dicamba would be reregistered for use in 2021. The surprising part was that EPA Administrator Andrew Wheeler cleared the use of the product for the next five years. This changes the precedent set in previous registrations of two years at a time. Administrator Wheeler said this can give farmers the certainty they need to have a the weed control tool in their tool box. Read more