- Study: Fuels from corn waste not better than gas Updated: Apr-20-14 1:10 pm
- Hawaii is genetically engineered crop flash point Updated: Apr-19-14 9:58 am
- California farmers to get more water Updated: Apr-18-14 8:08 pm
- Largest US solar farm on Superfund site now online Updated: Apr-18-14 1:22 pm
- Organic farmer can keep land after marijuana raid Updated: Apr-18-14 10:35 am
- China says one-fifth of its farmland is polluted Updated: Apr-18-14 4:34 am
- Neighbors oppose planned pot farm near Tenino Updated: Apr-17-14 1:35 pm
- Nebraska land valuations rise 12.45 pct in year Updated: Apr-16-14 11:16 am
- Butterfly garden exhibit a kaleidoscope of color Updated: Apr-15-14 10:58 am
- Bison meeting cancelled; plan timing uncertain Updated: Apr-14-14 11:52 am
- Prison workhouse site to become conservation area Updated: Apr-12-14 1:21 pm
- Ala. groups use simulator in agriculture education Updated: Apr-09-14 6:31 pm
- Connecticut, US to extend financial aid to 2015 Updated: Apr-09-14 4:51 pm
- Jackson area wolf pack cut to 2 by game managers Updated: Apr-09-14 1:18 pm
- Delaware County farm land sells for $7.9 million Updated: Apr-09-14 9:40 am
- Farm conserved, getting new owners Updated: Apr-09-14 9:14 am
- La getting $300,000 to fight feral swine Updated: Apr-09-14 4:07 am
- Yellowstone bison hazing begins in Montana Updated: Apr-08-14 4:38 pm
- Idaho asks judge to toss lawsuit on farm video law Updated: Apr-07-14 3:34 pm
- Wetlands restoration may rely on grassroots effort Updated: Apr-06-14 12:53 pm
- Tension growing between ranchers, mustang backers Updated: Apr-05-14 8:28 pm
- AP top news in Iowa at 3:58 p.m. CDT Updated: Apr-05-14 6:02 pm
- Recreational hog hunting popularity soaring Updated: Apr-05-14 12:05 pm
- Conservationists claim victory on new farm bill Updated: Apr-05-14 10:58 am
- NY budget contains help for organic farmers Updated: Apr-05-14 9:20 am
WASHINGTON - Biofuels made from the leftovers of harvested corn plants are worse than gasoline for global warming in the short term, a study shows, challenging the Obama administration's conclusions that they are a much cleaner oil alternative and will help combat climate change.
WAIALUA, Hawaii - You can trace the genetic makeup of most corn grown in the U.S., and in many other places around the world, to Hawaii.
FRESNO, California - Drought-stricken California farmers and cities are set to get more water as state and federal officials ease cutbacks due to recent rain and snow, officials announced on Friday.
INDIANAPOLIS - The nation's largest solar farm built atop a federal Superfund site is now generating power on a tract of land in Indianapolis tainted by a long-shuttered plant's wood-treating operations.
MARYSVILLE, Ohio - An Ohio judge is allowing an organic farmer to keep his 5-acre property despite the discovery that he was growing hundreds of marijuana plants.
BEIJING - Faced with growing public anger about a poisonous environment, China's government released a yearslong study that shows nearly one-fifth of the country's farmland is contaminated with toxic metals, a stunning indictment of unfettered industrialization under the Communist Party's authoritarian rule.
OLYMPIA, Washington - Green is everywhere in the Skookumchuck Valley, from the lush pastures grazed by cattle and horses to the forested hills that surround the rural community of mostly hobby farms just outside of Tenino.
LINCOLN, Nebraska - Bigger tax bills could follow higher land valuations in Nebraska, to the chagrin of property-rich farmers and ranchers, authorities say.
INDIANAPOLIS - As if riding on an invisible breeze, butterflies of all colors and shapes wove through the air inside the all-glass conservatory.
BILLINGS, Montana - The prospects for a state-wide bison conservation plan in Montana are uncertain after wildlife officials cancelled a public forum on the issue.
TOLEDO, Ohio - A building that once housed prisoners in northern Ohio is to be demolished, with the site used for a conservation area.
WHITE PLAINS, Alabama - A coalition of conservationists and the Alabama Farmers Federation are using a mobile simulator to teach students the value of the agriculture industry.
HARTFORD, Connecticut - An agreement with federal agriculture officials will allow Connecticut to use more than $8 million from Washington to keep farmland in production.
JACKSON, Wyoming - State wildlife managers nearly wiped out a wolf pack that roams primarily in Grand Teton National Park and the National Elk Refuge because it was feeding on livestock.
MUNCIE, Indiana - More than 800 acres of prime farm land in Delaware County sold during open bidding on Tuesday for $7.9 million.
DUMMERSTON, Vermont - The Vermont Land Trust has finished a $575,000 fundraising campaign to conserve a 169-acre farm in Dummerston.
BATON ROUGE, Louisiana - The National Feral Swine Management Program is giving Louisiana $300,000 to help reduce the animals' damage to farms, wetlands and other areas.
BOZEMAN, Montana - Montana officials have begun hazing bison back into Yellowstone National Park to make way for livestock.
BOISE, Idaho - Attorneys for Idaho Gov. C.L. "Butch" Otter are asking a federal judge to toss a lawsuit challenging a new law that makes it illegal to secretly film animal abuse at agricultural facilities.
CONRAD, Indiana - The rains have created a small, watery refuge for a dozen visitors on a portion of farmland next to the Kankakee Sands restoration project in Newton County.
RENO, Nevada - Tensions bubbled over on the range in a turf battle that has been simmering for decades over one of the icons of the American West and scant forage on arid, high desert lands from Nevada to Wyoming.
IOWA CITY, Iowa - Registration for leasing garden plots in Iowa City begins Monday in the Robert A. Lee Recreation Center.
NATCHEZ, Mississippi - A quick tap on the roof of the electric hunting cart and the pop of two rifle shots and Jody Greene and Jeff Goeggle have taken down their first hog of the night.
MINNEAPOLIS - Wildlife and environmental groups are claiming victory for conservation practices in the new farm bill, where two of their top priorities made it into law.
ALBANY, New York - Those hoping to become organic farmers in New York can take advantage of a new state program intended to support agriculture.