U.S. Department of Agriculture
Projects designed to cut down on fertilizer runoff, expand bird nesting areas and restore native grasslands are among those selected for funding under a new initiative that encourages conservation partnerships between government and private organizations.
A California chicken farm that was shut because of a cockroach infestation Wednesday says it’s “voluntarily and temporarily” suspending operations a day after calling employees back to work.
A computer glitch that left some families unable to buy groceries Saturday, because of an error accessing the government assistance program, has been fixed according to Xerox.
California’s agricultural production has reached another record high.
Milk prices are rising, but that’s not helping a lot of dairy farmers, who are still struggling after several disastrous years.