A major warming trend in the eastern Pacific Ocean has eased. However, weather conditions in the central U.S. continue to suggest El Nino-related impact.
USDA Chief of Staff Heidi Green is returning home to Georgia after helping her long-time ally, Secretary Sonny Perdue, during his first year in office. Read moreRead More »
As the managed honey bee industry continues to grapple with significant annual colony losses, the Varroa destructor mite is emerging as the leading culprit. And, it turns out, the very nature of modern beekeeping may be giving the parasite the exact conditions it needs to spread nearly beyond control. Read moreRead More »