The new US law contains wins for land conservation and Black farmers but misses opportunities for school lunch programs and soil erosion prevention.
Sweltering temperatures and humidity threaten the health of outdoor laborers, and there are few standards to protect them from working when it’s too hot.
Dairy groups have argued that using the name for plant-based drinks confuses people. Critics say their real motivation is declining sales.
This week’s startling United Nations IPCC report suggests the situation is worse than previously thought, and war in Ukraine will only compound the problem.