Second Lady Karen Pence and Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue are looking to draw attention to declining numbers of honeybees by unveiling a beehive at the vice presidential residence.
With a largely friendly crowd of central Iowa farmers and agribusiness types, EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt on Friday highlighted his agency’s recent work on biofuels and Clean Water Act regulations while pointing to general overall American optimism under Donald Trump’s presidency. Read moreRead More »
About a third of vegetable operations have at least some acres devoted to organic production — similar to last year. However, almost 9% of growers are planning to add organic production within three years. Read MoreRead More »