Weather 101: Drought, Rain And The Impact On Pecan CropsToo dry in the spring and summer and too wet in the fall to harvest -- that was the life of a Texas pecan grower this past season.
US Announces $12 Billion Plan To Help Farmers Hurt By Trump TariffsThe government announced a $12 billion plan Tuesday to assist farmers who have been hurt by President Donald Trump's trade disputes with China and other trading partners.
Tear Gas For Protesters Gets Into Eyes Of Tour De France RidersThe Tour de France, cycling's most prestigious race, was temporarily halted Tuesday after tear gas, used by police to disperse protesters, inadvertently got into the eyes of some riders.
Texas Couple Won't Abide By State's Definition Of A PickleA Texas couple claims in a lawsuit that burdensome state regulations have put them in a pickle because they're prevented from supplementing their income by selling more of their produce at farmers' markets.
Drought On Tap To Intensify Over U.S. SouthwestRivers are drying up, popular mountain recreation spots are closing and water restrictions are in full swing as a persistent drought intensifies its grip on pockets of the American Southwest.
Bovines Online: Farmers Are Using AI To Help Monitor CowsA Dutch company that has married two technologies — motion sensors and AI — with the aim of bringing the barnyard into the 21st century.
U.S. Senators Call For Lower Tariffs On Pecan Exports To IndiaSeveral U.S. senators are urging federal trade officials to take action to lower tariffs on pecan exports to India in hopes of helping growers in a number of pecan-producing states.
Some High Plains Farmers struggling After Fires, DroughtDeep snow is melting into Western mountain streams, but some farmers and ranchers on the high plains are struggling amid a lengthy dry spell and the aftermath of destructive wildfires.
4 Governors Seek Grazing Assistance Because Of WildfiresThe governors of Texas, Oklahoma, Kansas and New Mexico are seeking temporary suspension of grazing restrictions for farmers and ranchers because of wildfires.
The Bald And The Bold: Eagles' Resurgence Comes At A PriceThe resurgence of the bald eagle is one of America's greatest conservation success stories. They have come back so strong that in some areas, they are interfering with efforts to preserve more jeopardized species.
Despite Drought, Wet Weather Taking A Toll On Texas Farmers & CropsThe recent ice and snow storms and rains -- not the drought -- have kept farmer John Paul Dineen from planting his largest cash crop: corn. Dineen will readily admit, his fields are a mess filled with weeds and mud.