Blogs

Agvocates Play Important Role on Social Media
Blog/News
August 6, 2019

Agvocates. Ever heard of the term?  It’s the name many agricultural advocates (get it?) give […]

Student Member Spotlight Q&A: Hannah
Blog/News
August 1, 2019

Our members are the lifeblood of our organization. They are students, farmers, researchers, department heads, […]

Member Spotlight Q&A: Dr. Nathaniel L. Tablante
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July 18, 2019

Our members are the lifeblood of our organization. They are students, farmers, researchers, department heads, […]

Cross Country Bike Trail with Big Rural Benefits
Blog/News
July 16, 2019

The Great American Rail-Trail is a mega bike trail that will connect nearly 3,700 miles […]

Infographic: CAST Publications Through the Years
Blog/News
July 10, 2019

CAST has an impressive publications record since our founding in 1972.  We’ve published more than […]

Infographic: Agricultural Practices and Their Impacts on Water
Blog/News
July 1, 2019

Earlier this year, CAST released two papers focused on water use in agriculture and the […]

Label Talk–Part 3: How Do We Fix Food Labeling Problems?
Blog/News
June 27, 2019

Last week, I shared some thoughts about why food labels (specifically process labels) are good […]

Government Rulings, Futuristic Machines, and the Smell of Fresh-cut Hay
Blog/News
June 25, 2019

USDA Announcement Farmers who planted cover crops on prevented plant acres will be permitted to […]

Label Talk–Part 2: The Pros and Cons of Voluntary Labeling
Blog/News
June 20, 2019

This post is the second installment in a blog series focused on the use (and […]

Agriculture Must Replace Small Science with Big Science
Blog/News
June 19, 2019

With an insightful new opinion piece in The Scientist, Sylvie Brouder explains why “Agronomic sciences […]