u.s. department of agriculture

Tiny organisms are causing big problems on local farms

Mold is causing major problems on local farms. Excessive rain and humidity could end up costing farmers millions of dollars. The U.S. Department of Agriculture is forecasting a record high year for corn and soybean production in the U.S. Unfortunately,…

Small dietary changes can make a big difference

Are you one of the millions of middle-aged Americans who resolved to improve your health this year, through diet, exercise or other lifestyle changes? If so, you know that it's not easy to change old habits - especially the salty, sugary and fatty ones that taste so good.