Agriculture

5 Story Ideas for Covering the Cotton Industry

Looking for new beats as a business reporter? Consider writing on the cotton industry, an often

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The Apple Industry: Four Fresh Ideas For Reporters

With the fall season almost underway, what better time to consider the apple industry as subject

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Finding the Business Stories in Food Waste

America faces a food waste crisis: The U.S. Department of Agriculture estimates 30 to 40 percent of

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Five Ways to Write about the Soybean Industry

Business reporters with an agribusiness focus might find the soybean industry an excellent area for human

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Five Story Ideas Around Agri-Business

The business of agriculture may not seem as exciting as tech and the economy; however, plenty

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5 Ways to Cover the Honey Industry as a Business Reporter

One often overlooked industry for business reporters is the honey industry. Given that bees pollinate a

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10 Business of Marijuana Story Angles You Can Localize

Do you report in an area where recreational or medical pot has been legalized by the

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Story Jump-start: Sources for Agriculture

When you switch to a new beat, such as agriculture, it can take awhile to root

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A Reporter’s Primer to Covering Commodities

Products like wheat, coffee, cocoa, cotton, milk, sugar, orange juice, live cattle and even pork bellies

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Food And Money: The Big Problem Of Wasting Food

During his show “Last Week Tonight” on Sunday, HBO’s comedy news anchor John Oliver put the spotlight on

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