U.S. Dept. of Agriculture

Several Counties Qualify For Drought Assistance
CASPER, Wyo. (AP) — The U.S. Department of Agriculture has declared several Wyoming counties eligible for federal disaster assistance because of drought conditions.
The Associated Press reports farmers and ranchers in Hot Springs, Fremont, Park and Washakie counties may qualify for emergency lo…
Pricey Peanut Butter Ahead For U. S. Consumers
Most of us will dig deeper into our pockets to buy peanut butter in the coming year and U.S. Department of Agriculture Economist, Tiffany Arthur, says the problem may have started last spring when growers planted about 10 percent fewer acres of peanuts than the year before...