Aggregated Farming News Articles
- Navajo Nation accuses farmers of illegally growing hemp
SHIPROCK, N.M. (AP) - The Navajo Nation has sued nearly three dozen people, accusing them of illegally growing hemp or marijuana on the reservation. ...
Washington Times. Fri, 30 Oct 2020 00:05:13 -0400.
- How An Indonesian Healthcare Clinic Is Fighting Climate Change
By providing affordable healthcare and training in organic farming, the intervention allowed communities to stop logging and protect their forest.
By Jackie Rocheleau, Contributor. Forbes. Thu, 29 Oct 2020 15:22:30 -0400.
- Mexico National Guard troops charged in fatal shooting during Chihuahua water protests
The fatal shooting occurred amid protests by hundreds of Chihuahua farmers over a U.S. water debt.
Daniel Borunda, El Paso Times. El Paso Times. Wed, 28 Oct 2020 21:16:31 +0000.
- Look out for Halloween full moon to light up the sky this weekend
It's the first time a Halloween full moon has appeared for all time zones since 1944, according to Farmers' Almanac.
Cnnwire. ABC News. Tue, 27 Oct 2020 21:21:33 +0000.
- UK farmers to need 'thousands of foreign workers' next summer
Despite trying to recruit domestic workers, foreign labour will be vital for next year's harvest, farmers say.
BBC News. Tue, 27 Oct 2020 18:56:15 GMT.
- New Storm Bears Down on Flood-Damaged Central Vietnam
Two typhoons this month have already killed 130 and destroyed homes and agriculture.
Voice of America. Tue, 27 Oct 2020 12:23:24 -0400.
- John Deere Plows Through Pandemic On Government Payments To Farmers And Late Crop Price Surge
Billions in Covid payments from the U.S. government, plus a recent surge in crop prices driven by renewed Chinese buying of feedstock, have given farmers an unexpected cash boost.
By Scott Carpenter, Senior Contributor. Forbes. Mon, 26 Oct 2020 15:01:11 -0400.
- After eradicating first 'murder hornet' nest in US, scientists hunt for more
On Saturday, scientists from the Washington State Department of Agriculture (WSDA) successfully vacuumed dozens of Asian giant hornets out of a tree in Blaine, Wash.
James Rogers. Fox News. Mon, 26 Oct 2020 18:23:18 GMT.
- Scientists remove 98 'murder hornets' in Washington state
Scientists removed 98 so-called murder hornets from a nest discovered near the Canadian border in Washington state over the weekend, including 13 that were captured live in a net, the state Department of Agriculture said Monday. ...
Yahoo. Mon, 26 Oct 2020 12:51:40 -0400.
- Around 200 'murder hornets' will be 'extracted alive and killed' after first US nest was found
The Washington State Department of Agriculture wiped out the nest Saturday to protect native honeybees, marking the first successful attempt to locate and remove a nest on US soil.
Daily Mail. Sun, 25 Oct 2020 01:51:24 +0000.
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