posted on February 15, 2013 at 1:08 PM
One lawmaker calls it the worst economic development deal in Iowa history. Supporters say it will create desperately needed jobs and cut the price of fertilizer for farmers.
posted on March 23, 2012 at 2:33 PM
ROME (AP) — A U.N. agency is warning that an outbreak of foot-and-mouth disease in Egypt could spread and threaten livestock in North Africa and the Middle East, leading to possible food shortages.
The disease is not a direct threat to...
posted on February 4, 2011 at 7:02 PM
Unrest in Egypt pushes oil prices higher and puts ethanol producers on edge. USDA recommends getting up off the couch and putting less salt in your food – a lot less. And a next-generation ethanol producer converts "one man's trash into a...
posted on February 3, 2011 at 6:02 PM
Despite a tepid pace of job creation last month, the U.S unemployment rate fell to its lowest level in nearly two years.
posted on December 3, 2010 at 4:12 PM
(AP) -- Egypt has turned to its impoverished southern neighbor, Sudan, for use of agricultural land as the world's largest wheat importer looks to meet domestic food supply needs and quell a rapidly growing population increasingly irate about...