Robert Engel, CEO of CoBank, the Denver-based cooperative bank, is throwing his hat in the ring to be considered by President-elect Donald Trump for Agriculture secretary.
A Yale University-led team of scientists has discovered a key gene in that controls the sex of maize flowers – a discovery that could open the door to creation of highly productive hybrid seed in many agricultural plants the authors say. “Genetic control of floral sexuality is the gateway for[…]Read More »
As EPA and the White House start the process for transition to President-elect Donald Trump’s administration, Trump is outlining his early environmental agenda that codifies pledges he made on the campaign trail including scrapping major climate and water rules while “refocusing” EPA on protecting air and water quality. Read moreRead More »