posted on July 29, 2011 at 6:42 PM
NORTH LAS VEGAS (AP) -- In an arid field of Joshua trees and desert brush 30 miles from the Las Vegas Strip, an isolated farm is raising thousands of recently hatched shrimp in salt-water tanks filled from a nearby well.
posted on January 21, 2010 at 11:01 AM
RENO, Nev. (AP) -The federal Agriculture Department says guidelines for a pilot project in Nevada to build farm structures called "high tunnels" have been released by the Natural Resources Conservation Service.
posted on July 25, 2008 at 8:07 PM
Water disagreements often dominate news stories across the American Southwest. The rapidly-growing city of Las Vegas is no exception. Urban expansion is siphoning nearby Lake Mead and some rural ranchers are at odds with a controversial water...