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2 hrs ago | Cloverdale Reporter
Should energy co-generation be allowed on farms, using manure or other biodegradable waste to produce methane gas and carbon dioxide? These are some of the questions included in the B.C. government's consultation on changes to Agricultural Land Reserve regulations, released this week.
6 hrs ago | KHOU-TV Houston
Along much of America's coasts, the type of flooding that is more annoying than dangerous has jumped more than fivefold in the last 50 years, the federal government reported Monday.
9 hrs ago | The Wichita Eagle
In a conference call with reporters Monday, EPA Administrator Gina McCarthy – who testified before Congress on the rule last week – said that the hearings will give citizens a key opportunity to give their two cents on the proposal, which has generated strong pushback from the power industry and Republicans in Congress.
14 hrs ago | Cybercast News Service
Market shelves are bare. Children are getting skinnier. Warnings of mass hunger have been made.
15 hrs ago | KVBC-TV Las Vegas
The high corn yields from this year and last year are forcing a drop in prices not seen in the past five years.
Research into the effects of neonicotinoid pesticides - which have been linked to declines in bees - will be funded by manufacturers under Government plans MPs have raised concerns over Government plans to allow pesticide manufacturers to fund "critical" research examining the impact of their chemicals on bees.
Prime Minister Stephen Harper's wife probably would have preferred a taste of honey but ended up on the business end of a bee sting.
The polar vortex that plunged Indiana into a deep freeze in January has taken a toll on the state's peach crop, and an April cold snap has done the same for apples.
JULY 08: Meat is displayed in a case at a grocery store July 8, 2014 in Miami, Florida.
The seminar will take place on July 31 at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln's East Union, from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. USDA National Program Leader Mary Ann Rozum will give a presentation on how businesses can receive Small Business Innovation Research grants.
A physicist from Armenia, a juice-maker from Bermuda and a Burmese sushi chef are crafting new careers in agriculture under a program that applies the business incubator model to farming.
Those are some of the high-caliber, high-dollar tools that Honts, an associate professor of cell and molecular biology at Drake University, has access to this summer during a unique program hosted by the University of Iowa's Carver College of Medicine.
Farmers' profits this year and next will be "considerably below" the levels of the past few years, economist Gary Schnitkey said.
When you think about the typical Wall Street trader, you probably picture a fast-talking Wolf of Wall Street type.
A small group of volunteers spent much of the last year getting drunk and stoned on marijuana furnished by the federal government before getting behind the wheel.
The price it paid for brisket jumped a net 54 percent in just six months. It had cut its staff from 13 to seven.
Updated: Mon Jul 28, 2014 08:17 pm
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