Tag: Agriculture and the environment

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PARIS — Police are deploying extra forces to western France as the government prepares to decide whether to build an airport that has mobilized...
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TOPEKA, Kan. — Advocates of industrial hemp production in Kansas are pursuing a new legislative proposal for allowing state universities to research it. ...
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DENNYSVILLE, Maine — A celebration of winter and family fun in Down East Maine has been pushed back by a lack of snow. ...
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SALEM, Ore. — A group of Oregon conservationists is suing the U.S. Forest Service after it reauthorized livestock grazing on grasslands within Hells Canyon...
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LAKE HAVASU CITY, Ariz. — U.S. Department of Agriculture aerial sharpshooters are returning to the Lake Havasu National Wildlife Refuge for a second attempt...
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LITTLE ROCK, Ark. — A hog farm in Arkansas has filed a request to stay the state's decision to deny the farm a new...
Study blames pot farms for poisoning of threatened owls

SAN FRANCISCO — Rat poison is contaminating threatened northern spotted owls in California forests, and marijuana farms appear to be to blame, according to...
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LITTLE ROCK, Ark. — The state Department of Environmental Quality denied a northern Arkansas hog farm's request for a new operating permit in the...
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BUTTE FALLS, Ore. — Authorities say another calf was found dead on the same ranch in southwestern Oregon where the Rogue Pack of wolves...
Feds to pause killing of beavers after threat of lawsuit

PORTLAND, Ore. — The U.S. government will temporarily stop killing beavers in Oregon after environmental groups threatened a lawsuit alleging the practice reduces the...

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