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Stories with subject: Agriculture and food technology
  • Farmers go high-tech in bid to reduce bay pollution 
    Updated: Jul-03-15 1:49 pm

    DENTON, Maryland - The fields near here are lush and green, but farmer Kyle Hutchison wanted to give his corn crop one last dose of plant food before the chest-high stalks grew too tall to treat.

  • Grocers: Vermont GMO law could lead to fines of $10M a day 
    Updated: Jun-18-15 1:21 pm

    MONTPELIER, Vermont - Vermont's first-in-the-nation law requiring the labeling of foods made with genetically modified organisms could cost the nation's grocers up to $10 million a day in fines, according to a letter from an industry organization that is suing the block the law.