Peabody Energy, the largest private-sector coal company in the world, has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy to strengthen liquidity and reduce debt amid an unprecedented industry downturn, the corporation said on Wednesday.
There�s a hot debate in Florida about what is causing massive fish kills in the Indian River Lagoon on the state�s Atlantic Coast. Some environmental advocates say the algae blooms responsible for the lagoon�s dead zones are being fed by
White House advisory panel has released its review of the nation s action plan to combat antibiotic resistance, handing out praise to USDA and producers in some areas, but raising concerns with its call for a boost in on-farm surveillance.
The Federal Communications Commission was extra busy last week expanding a broadband subsidy for low-income Americans and reforming universal service rules to help small carriers deploy and operate broadband in rural areas.
A wounded warrior turned farmer, his teacher and a USDA under secretary met with members of the Agriculture Appropriations subcommittee Tuesday to make their case for programs that get veterans farming.