Wolves have been absent from the Grand Canyon region since the 1940s.
U.S. Rep. Collin Peterson, D-Minn., is the ranking minority member and former chairman of the House Agriculture Committee. He has represented western Minnesota for nearly 24 years.
The Maui Citizen’s Initiative for a Temporary Moratorium on Crop Cultivation raised a little more than $60,000.
Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack says the aid through the Environmental Quality Incentives Program builds on $3 million in fiscal 2014.
Seattle saw sustained winds as high as 60 mph on Saturday. Gusts were as strong as 49 mph at Portland International Airport.
No agreement has been reached in the lawsuits filed by non-soft white wheat plaintiffs against St. Louis-based Monsanto Co.
The 93,000-square-foot center includes a meat processing lab, taxidermy lab, fish hatcheries, four greenhouses and a conservatory.
The plaintiffs want to invalidate an ordinance that went into effect in December banning new cultivation of any genetically modified crops and testing of GMO crops unless in enclosed spaces such as greenhouses. They argue the county ordinance is...
Agriculture groups and farmers filed a lawsuit in federal court in June seeking to overturn the law, which went into effect in December.
This month, the Tobacco Growers Association of North Carolina said it “does not condone the use of child labor” and said tobacco growers and farm labor contractors should not employ workers under 16 years old.
The Michigan Department of Agriculture and Rural Development on Tuesday issued a consumer advisory for the peppers.
The funds will help preserve 21 farms in 12 counties, bringing the total acreage under the farmland protection program to approximately 59,000 acres.
The harvests of many late-season crops including soybeans and potatoes also are nearing completion
Temperatures that were largely mild and few storms helped bolster the 24-day event, which wrapped up Sunday.