The U.S. Drought Monitor shows the state has suffered from drought conditions for five years. But that’s only part of the story, says Steve Runyan, a farm and rural real estate appraiser based in Bakersfield. The other parts of the story have to do with water use and distribution problems.
Moby has written an op-ed for The Wall Street Journal about the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program, more commonly referred to as food stamps. As the current administration debates over funding and the future make-up of the program, the musician has weighed in on what he sees as the benefits and downsides of it. Read moreRead More »
Investors try to convince companies such as Tyson and Nestlé to consider plant-based protein. Some predict soy, rice, other alternative sources could make up a third of protein market by mid-century. Read moreRead More »