Long-standing research in North Carolina that shows corn and soybean yields in the Blacklands can be increased by 10 percent on average if control drainage systems are in place to manage water.
When West Virginia Gov. Jim Justice switched parties to the GOP, the Democratic Party lost more than a state leader. It also lost some mojo in an urgent battle to rebuild the tattered party from the state level up. Read moreRead More »
“Most of the oranges and grapefruit were not yet ready to be harvested,” said Brad Rippey, a USDA meteorologist. “So I’m afraid we’ll see a lot of green fruit that was tossed to the ground because of the storm winds.” Read moreRead More »