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WASHINGTON, April 15, 2014 - Several Northwestern states are expected to
have near normal of above normal water supplies, while far less than normal
streamflow is expected in some southern portions of the nation
April 13, 2014 - Despite many efforts to reduce greenhouse gas emissions, a new
report by the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) shows that global
emissions grew more quickly between 2000 and 2010
WASHINGTON, April 11, 2014 -- USDA says it is now accepting applications for more than $19 million in grant money available through the Beginning Farmer and Rancher Development Program. The grants will be competitively awarded by
WASHINGTON, April 9, 2014 -- Reps. Mike Pompeo,
R-Kan., and G. K. Butterfield, D-N.C., both members of the Energy and Commerce
Committee, are introducing a bill today that creates a federal standard for
voluntarily labeling foods
WASHINGTON, April 8, 2014— Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Administrator Gina McCarthy defended her agency's Clean Water Act (CWA) and Renewable Fuels Standard (RFS) proposals during a meeting
ARLINGTON, VA., April 8, 2014 - The Association for Unmanned Vehicle Systems International (AUVSI) and the Academy of Model Aeronautics (AMA) joined 31 other organizations today to send a letter to the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) encouraging the agency to
INKSTER, N.D., April 8, 2014 - I've spent the last 17 years of my life farming in North Dakota and I've loved every minute of it. But it can be a very risky business. There are many steps that farmers can take to
James Moll produced "Farmland", a documentary about six farmers and ranchers from across the United States. The funding for the film came from the U.S. Farmers and Ranchers Alliance but Moll says he had complete editorial control. The film had its debut on Thursday, April 14 at the Tribeca Film Festival in New York City. Five of the farmers featured in the film attended the gala event.
Moll is a very high profile film maker for this type of project. He has academy award credits to his name but says he had never been on a farm until he produced "Farmland". His point of view remains understated as he says he wanted the farmers to speak for themselves and tell about their industry and affection for their livelihood and lifestyle.