Farming associations have been blockading highways with tractors for more than two weeks to protest a planned overhaul of the country’s troubled pension system.
Some wheat industry sources warn Idaho growers premiums for soft white wheat over hard varieties may
A standoff orchestrated by a group of ranchers at a federal wildlife refuge in Oregon has raised awa
The EPA has maintained that water quality returned to normal in the weeks following the Aug. 5 spill, but New Mexico Environment Secretary Ryan Flynn disputed that.
USDA's proposed budget would reduce funding for crop insurance and increase funding for agricultural research.
The House Committees on Agriculture and Energy and Environmental Protection deferred the measure for a week.
Total spending: $155.4 billion, including spending already required by law for food stamps, other government nutrition programs and farm subsidies.
Federal agencies got $450 million to spend on land acquisitions in 2016 through appropriations to the Land and Water Conservation Fund.
Germany usually leads the United States as the world's top hop producer, but drought switch that around in 2015.
Agrihoods frequently include farmer’s markets, inns and restaurants sited in communal hubs where the edibles are processed or sold.
Dairy operations and ranchers on the eastern side of the state were ready for the snow but not the gusts that came along with it.
The director of the Food Services Department says it’s possible to make the meals appetizing without running afoul of the new health guidelines.
State officials argue that the guidelines announced in September impose unnecessary restrictions for activities on and near sage grouse habitat.
House Speaker Paul Ryan called the plan “dead on arrival” and “an election-year distraction.”