Agriculture

California and Water: Half Environmental Nightmare, Half Remarkable Success Story

1 day ago   |   NY Times

In “The Dreamt Land,” Mark Arax chronicles California's attempt to control its greatest natural resource, often to detrimental effect.
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Record Floods and Trump's Trade War Are Threatening to Make This Year a ‘Train Wreck' for Corn Farmers

1 day ago   |   Time

A smartphone could fit in the space between James McCune's index finger and thumb as the Illinois farmer describes the height of crops stunted by incessant rain and...
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New Oregon lab, seed certification bring standards to hemp

2 days ago   |   Star Tribune

A unit of wheat is a called a bushel, and a standard weight of potatoes is called a century. But hemp as a fully legal U.S. agricultural commodity is so new that a unit of hemp...
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Agriculture Dept. Announces Plan to Move Economists to Kansas City Region

2 days ago   |   NY Times

The relocation plan follows criticism from career staff members who have been fearful about their jobs being moved and who have speculated that the Trump administration is...
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Judge to rule Monday on fate of dogs who mauled girl

2 days ago   |   Times Union

SCHENECTADY -The fate of two pit bulls who mauled a 3-year-old girl last month at the family's home in Woodlawn is now in the hands of a judge, a compromise attorneys handling...
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Triangle loses out on USDA project, hundreds of jobs

Triangle loses out on USDA project, hundreds of jobs

2 days ago   |   WRAL

The Triangle strikes out again in the race to land a major economic development project. Kansas City, not RTP, will be the new home for two US Department of Agriculture...
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USDA plan to move offices sparks concerns about research

2 days ago   |   Star Tribune   |   2 articles

The U.S. Department of Agriculture plans to relocate the headquarters of two research agencies to the Kansas City area, intensifying concerns that research will suffer.
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Trump administration to move USDA researchers to Kansas City area

Trump administration to move USDA researchers to Kansas City area

2 days ago   |   Politico   |   2 articles

Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue has chosen to relocate two of USDA's research agencies to the Kansas City area, the final step in a process to reshape the department's...
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Trump agriculture chief denies meeting corrupt Brazilian meatpacker at center of bailout scandal - even though his own office said he did

3 days ago   |   NY Daily News

Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue tried to rewrite history Wednesday by denying ever meeting with a corrupt Brazilian businessman whose massive meatpacking firm is being...
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A Wall Street firm pinpointed 8 corners of the market most vulnerable to trade war-induced chaos

A Wall Street firm pinpointed 8 corners of the market most vulnerable to trade war-induced chaos

3 days ago   |   Business Insider

US stock indices may be trading just below record highs, but they've taken a hit over the past year as a direct result of the trade war between the US and China. Under the...
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U.S. Open 2019: Tiger Woods' tee time for Round 4, how to watch Sunday's...

U.S. Open 2019: Tiger Woods' tee time for Round 4, how to watch Sunday's coverage

Tiger Woods will go for his second major victory of 2019 in the U.S. Open at Pebble Beach. Here is when Woods will be teeing off and how to watch his rounds. Read more ...

Pelicans trade Anthony Davis to Lakers for monster haul

Pelicans trade Anthony Davis to Lakers for monster haul

LeBron James has his man. Pelicans superstar Anthony Davis is on his way to the Lakers, according to ESPN. The Lakers agreed to send Lonzo Ball, Brandon Ingram, Josh Hart and... Read more ...

Plane landing at Newark airport blows tires, skids on runway

Plane landing at Newark airport blows tires, skids on runway

Authorities say a plane blew tires while landing at Newark airport, sending it skidding across the runway before coming to a halt. Read more ...

USWNT World Cup schedule, scores: How to watch, live stream USA's 2019...

USWNT World Cup schedule, scores: How to watch, live stream USA's 2019 Women's World Cup matches

Here's everything to know about the 2019 FIFA Women's World Cup, including how live-stream USWNT games online and a complete Team USA schedule with updated scores and standings. Read more ...

OFFICIAL: Juventus confirm Maurizio Sarri as manager

OFFICIAL: Juventus confirm Maurizio Sarri as manager

Juventus have formally announced the arrival of Maurizio Sarri as manager from Chelsea, confirming that the Italian has joined them on a three-year deal. Read more ...

More storms for Father's Day

More storms for Father's Day

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‘Good time for a new challenge': Wantaway star Pogba goes public amid talk...

‘Good time for a new challenge': Wantaway star Pogba goes public amid talk of Man Utd exit

Manchester United midfielder Paul Pogba has given a strong public indication that he is keen to quit the Old Trafford club, amid rumors of a move to Real Madrid or a return to... Read more ...

Trump Designs On Revamped Air Force One May Not Take Off

Trump Designs On Revamped Air Force One May Not Take Off

Rep. Joe Courtney, D-Conn., has attached an amendment to the annual defense policy plan to keep Trump's designs on the next presidential plane within budget. (Image credit... Read more ...

USA vs Chile: How to watch, live stream 2019 Women's World Cup match

USA vs Chile: How to watch, live stream 2019 Women's World Cup match

After stirring controversy with their 13-0 blowout win over Thailand on Tuesday, the U.S Women's National Team takes the next step in its World Cup title defense Sunday against... Read more ...

U.S. Open 2019: 3 storylines to follow in final round

U.S. Open 2019: 3 storylines to follow in final round

Gary Woodland continues to lead, a history making finish is possible and a number of golfers in contention could use an early push. Read more ...