State Representative Matt Caldwell formally announced his candidacy for Agriculture Commissioner earlier this week, kicking off his campaign in his hometown of Fort Meyers at Sun Harvest Citrus, a citrus retail store.
A week before Hurricane Harvey walloped Houston, workers for Union Pacific Corp began moving rail cars out of the railroad’s Englewood switching yard near downtown and brought in enough generators to fill 70 tractor trailers to keep signal systems running. Read more
Many eyes were on the Arkansas state pesticide board Nov. 21 as officials that oversee pesticide regulations wrestled with decisions on dicamba herbicide. At the end of a packed, three-hour public meeting, the Arkansas Plant Board voted to push measures toward that state’s governor that would ban some forms of[…]