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Stories with subject: Agricultural science
  • South Dakota State dean Dunn named university president 
    Updated: Apr-25-16 7:53 pm

    SIOUX FALLS, South Dakota - Barry Dunn, the dean of South Dakota State University's College of Agriculture and Biological Sciences, was named the school's 20th president on Monday.

  • Lawyers fight over Josephine County GMO ban 
    Updated: Apr-16-16 3:37 pm

    GRANTS PASS, Oregon - Farmers seeking to overturn the ban against genetically modified crops in Josephine County are under fire in court.

  • DuPont fights Vermont subpoena in GMO labeling lawsuit 
    Updated: Apr-15-16 2:02 pm

    DOVER, Delaware - The Dupont Co. is fighting a subpoena from Vermont government officials for results of DuPont's research regarding the potential health and environmental impacts of the company's genetically engineered or modified crops, and associated herbicide and pesticide use on those crops.

  • Alabama lawmakers approve bill to legalize industrial hemp 
    Updated: Apr-12-16 10:24 pm

    MONTGOMERY, Alabama - Alabama is one step closer to researching industrial hemp production.

  • Vermont to target 'willful violations' of GMO labeling law story has photos
    Updated: Apr-09-16 9:50 am

    MONTPELIER, Vermont - As Vermont is set to become the first state in the country on July 1 to require the labeling of foods containing genetically modified ingredients, the state's attorney general says his office will enforce the law by targeting "willful violations" by manufacturers and not products that were produced before that date that are still on store shelves.