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Six Native American tribes sued Wisconsin on Tuesday to try to stop its planned gray wolf hunt in November, asserting that the hunt violates their treaty rights and endangers an animal they co…

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A ransomware attack by the BlackMatter gang forced New Cooperative, an association of Iowa corn and soy farmers, to take their systems offline but it said it created workarounds to receive gra…

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WASHINGTON (AP) — The Biden administration is moving to protect workers and communities from extreme heat after a dangerously hot summer that spurred an onslaught of drought-worsened wildfires…

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HENRICO, Va. (AP) — Striking union members voted to accept a new four-year collective bargaining agreement with snack company Mondelez International, ending a walkout that began last month.

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Washington (AP) — President Joe Biden tried to hammer out the world's next steps against rapidly worsening climate change in a private, virtual session with a small group of other global leade…

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WASHINGTON (AP) — President Joe Biden’s decision to form a strategic Indo-Pacific alliance with Australia and Britain to counter China is angering France and the European Union. They’re feelin…

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The National Cattlemen’s Beef Association has taken the offensive against the Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine, which claims that beef isn't environmentally sustainable.

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Farm groups are awaiting details on how the U.S. Labor Department will carry out President Joe Biden's plan to force employers with more than 100 workers to ensure all are vaccinated or tested…

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RENO, Nev. (AP) — A federal judge has denied tribal leaders’ bid to temporarily block digging for an archaeological study required before construction can begin for a Nevada lithium mine on wh…

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The agency is focused on getting on the other side of the pandemic with assistance for producers and support for profitable opportunities.

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NEW YORK (AP) — Tyson Foods is offering its front-line workers paid sick leave for the first time, part of an agreement that secured union support for its mandate that all U.S. employees get v…

The Working Lands/Working Communities initiative will expand relationships between western communities, federal and state partners and local and tribal governments to manage land and resources.

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OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Two of the industry's biggest poultry companies have agreed to pay nearly $35 million to settle a lawsuit that accused them and several other firms of conspiring to dominate…

State departments of agriculture say federal investment in meat and poultry processing is critical, but the Meat Institute says it’s shortsighted.

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MADISON, Wis. (AP) — A coalition of animal rights groups filed a lawsuit Tuesday to stop Wisconsin's wolf hunt season this fall and invalidate a state law mandating annual hunts, arguing the s…

The program provides $400 million to reimburse dairy farmers, cooperatives and manufacturers for donated dairy products to help the food insecure.

Advances in plant design, equipment and automation were incorporated into Glanbia Nutritionals’ state-of-the-art cheese and whey plant in Michigan.

Kansas Dairy Ingredients, a world leader in manufacturing and marketing ultrafiltered concentrated milk products, announced in June it is investing $45 million to expand its processing facilit…

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SUN VALLEY, Idaho — Taking a look at the new Biden administration, two veterans of western water issues say they are optimistic about key appointments in federal agencies overseeing water issues.

Healthy forests mean healthy watersheds, but there are several challenges to both in central Arizona, where wildfires have scorched nearly 2.9 million acres since 2000.

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The EPA said it could not determine that aggregate exposure to chlorpyrifos meets the safety standards of the Federal Food, Drug and Cosmetic Act.