Some credit Silent Spring for creation of the Environmental Protection Agency, an organization that’s often condemned for regulatory overreach, but also praised for cleaning our water and air and protecting our soil.
By Rachel Leven A House-passed bill that would change the makeup of a board that offers scientific advice to the EPA may face better odds in the Senate than a previous version last session. The EPA Science Advisory Board Reform Act of 2017 (H.R. 1431), sponsored by Rep. Frank Lucas[…]Read More »
U.S. peanut farmers are winding down harvest on what looks to be another strong production year to bolster the country’s current surplus supply. How big the surplus, or carryout, will be is becoming clearer if you know how to read the numbers. Read moreRead More »