by Natasha Geiling Posted on July 2, 2015
How can scientists and breeders find the right gene to make cattle more resilient -- and productive -- in a warming, crowded world?
by Natasha Geiling Posted on June 13, 2015
A new study's findings are in contrast to a common conservative argument that more CO2 in the atmosphere will be good for plants.
by Natasha Geiling Posted on June 7, 2015
North Carolina voted to override a governor veto of a controversial 'ag-gag' law earlier this week. That's bad news for the environment.
by Natasha Geiling Posted on June 5, 2015
New research from the University of California, Davis shows that agricultural losses have claimed $2.7 billion dollar's of the state's economy.
by Katie Valentine Posted on June 2, 2015
Agriculture and deforestation are big contributors to climate change, and a new report says the U.S. and E.U. could do more to address them.
by Natasha Geiling Posted on May 26, 2015
In exchange for cutting water use by 25 percent or leaving part of their land unplanted, the state has agreed to not seek further growing season reductions.
by Natasha Geiling Posted on May 21, 2015
Water cuts are expected to begin Friday for California's most senior water rights holders.
by Natasha Geiling Posted on May 14, 2015
Following a lawsuit, four Washington state dairy operations have agreed to make sweeping changes. Could it spur a national change?
by Samantha Page Posted on May 12, 2015
Breaking the cycle of deforestation in the Amazon is critical to fighting climate change.
by Natasha Geiling Posted on May 8, 2015
Researchers have found that a commonly-used hormone persists in the environment longer and in higher concentrations than previously thought.