These lawsuits center on whether, as the law requires, the agency properly consulted with other wildlife protection agencies before approving certain pesticides. The resolution of these suits awaits a pending judge’s ruling on the appropriate jurisdiction.
The study and creation of the resulting map was led by the USGS and is part of the Global Food Security-Support Analysis Data @ 30-m Project, or GFSAD30. Read moreRead More »
U.S. Crop Production – U.S. farmers are expected to “… produce a record-high soybean crop this year …” according to a report issued by the USDA National Agricultural Statistics Service (NASS) which found that, “… up 2 percent from 2016, soybean production is forecast at 4.38 billion bushels, while corn[…]Read More »