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2 hrs ago | KHOU-TV Houston
Farmers and ranchers who suffered heavy livestock and grazing losses over the last three years due to extreme weather have been quick to take advantage of newly available disaster relief funds, the U.S. Department of Agriculture said Wednesday.
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6 hrs ago | News9 Oklahoma City
Some Oklahoma farmers say there's "cautious optimism" that patchy rains this summer will make a dent in the drought afflicting much of the state and help save crops and cattle.
10 hrs ago | KTVK Phoenix
The U.S. Geological Survey says the magnitude-3.6 quake struck about 1:15 a.m. PDT Wednesday in southeastern Arizona, about 26 miles northwest of Lordsburg, New Mexico.
15 hrs ago | KMIZ
If you're keeping a closer eye on your pocket book, you're feeling a pinch when you go to the grocery store.
President Barack Obama is asking Congress for $615 million to help fight wildfires as the summer season is already prompting blazes across western states.
Soybeans are falling again as traders expect the U.S. crop to come in at a record in the fall.
The Wisconsin Department of Agriculture, Trade and Consumer Protection says spraying is scheduled in Grant, Crawford, Iowa, Richland and La Crosse counties Wednesday through Friday.
The USDA says that as of Sunday, 13 percent of the state's crop had been harvested, half the average of 26 percent by the date.
City of Wichita Falls Utilities Operations Manager Daniel Nix, left, and Nolan Mulholland, a water plant operator, look over the massive pumps and plumbing system Monday, July 7, 2014, which can move up to 10 million gallons a day from the filtration plant to a ground storage tank at the Cypress Water Treatment Plant.
Ontario's governing Liberals are looking at restricting the use of a pesticide that may pose a risk to honey bees, rather than banning it temporarily as recommended by their own working group on bee deaths.
In a letter to Gov. John Kitzhaber, the Oregon Department of Agriculture said state law allows it to create "control areas" for genetically engineered crops to deal with pests and disease.
Giant teeth from a 40-foot-long shark and portions of what could turn out to be an entire whale skeleton are among more than 500 fossils that have been unearthed at a dam construction site in Silicon Valley, a newspaper reported.
A man and child view a display of a great white shark on the Manhattan Beach, Calif., Pier Sunday, July 6, 2014, one day after a swimmer was bitten by a great white shark off the Southern California beach city.
The Food and Agriculture Organization said in a statement Monday that severe water shortage is expected in coming months and that an emergency is unfolding among internally displaced people in the capital, Mogadishu, where acute malnutrition has been cited.
A magnitude-7.1 earthquake on the Pacific Coast has jolted a wide area of southern Mexico and Central America.
Archer Daniels Midland Co. processes corn, soybeans and other crops to make everything from animal feed to ethanol.
Updated: Wed Jul 09, 2014 05:27 pm
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