All posts tagged "farming"
Monsanto offers cash to U.S. farmers who use controversial chemical
Even as regulators in several states weigh restrictions on its use
- Posted December 11, 2017
Puerto Rico Agriculture Dept. to offer post-Hurricane María workshops
Focusing on pH levels and hemp's potential
- Posted November 29, 2017
USDA provides over $10M to help Caribbean farmers recover after hurricanes
Natural Resources Conservation Service issuing waivers to receive payment and begin work before contract approval
- Posted November 21, 2017
US Congress’ budget patch averts national farm loan crisis
WICHITA, Kan. – U.S. farmers drained all available government agricultural loan money this past fiscal year to get through one of the worst agricultural downturns in recent years, but no one who qualifies for a farm loan...
- Posted December 27, 2016
US Farmers Make Foray into Quinoa as Demand for Grain Grows
SEQUIM, Wash. — To the south of Nash Huber’s farm fields are the Olympic Mountains, peaking at nearly 8,000 feet. Due north is the end of a channel of Pacific Ocean waters that separate the United States...
- Posted October 6, 2016
Pathstone Awarded Over $3M to Provide Services for Puerto Rico Farmworkers
As part of combined $81M to provide training, housing assistance to seasonal workers
- Posted July 8, 2016
Damage from Sinking Land Costing California Billions
DOS PALOS, Calif. — A canal that delivers vital water supplies from Northern California to Southern California is sinking in places. So are stretches of a riverbed undergoing historic restoration. On farms, well casings pop up like...
- Posted December 27, 2015