Scientists engineer crops to conserve water, resist drought
Study: Few Chicagoland wetlands left without non-native species
China on Wednesday issued a $50 billion list of U.S. goods including soybeans and small aircraft for possible tariff hikes in an escalating technology dispute with Washington that companies worry could set back the global economic recovery. But the worry hits much closer to home for Roberta Simpson-Dolbeare, who farms with her husband Eric near Pleasant Hill.
Corn has been dethroned as the king of crops as farmers report they intend to plant more soybeans than corn for the first time in 35 years.