Long-standing research in North Carolina that shows corn and soybean yields in the Blacklands can be increased by 10 percent on average if control drainage systems are in place to manage water.
When West Virginia Gov. Jim Justice switched parties to the GOP, the Democratic Party lost more than a state leader. It also lost some mojo in an urgent battle to rebuild the tattered party from the state level up. Read moreRead More »
The state Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services plans to build a $94 million laboratory complex off Edwards Mill Road that will allow it to close and consolidate four aging lab buildings in the city. Read more hereRead More »