posted on December 24, 2014 at 3:49 PM
While environmental groups are doing a victory dance over New York's decision to ban fracking, farmers such as apple grower David Johnson are grieving for dashed hopes and dreams.
posted on December 5, 2014 at 3:09 PM
Federal energy regulators have approved a $700 million pipeline project designed to bring cheap Marcellus Shale natural gas from Pennsylvania into high-priced markets in New England and New York.
posted on September 19, 2014 at 3:19 PM
The final report from a landmark federal study on hydraulic fracturing, or fracking, found no evidence that chemicals or brine water from the gas drilling process moved upward to contaminate drinking water at a site in western Pennsylvania.
posted on October 11, 2013 at 12:58 PM
The case, according to Farm Bureau President Bob Stallman, is not about protecting the Chesapeake Bay, but rather about whether "EPA can dictate where farming will be allowed, where homes can be built and where businesses can be established."
posted on August 16, 2013 at 2:42 PM
Farmer says he's never seen anything like it.
posted on November 9, 2012 at 3:40 PM
The state saved $350,000 but the budget cut didn't erase the need of farmers and ranchers for data.
posted on September 9, 2011 at 3:29 PM
Wildfires raged through tinder dry Texas this week, blackening more than 30,000 acres in the process.
The biggest area of destruction was an area east of Austin in Bastrop County, where roughly 45 square miles have burned.
The fires, fed by stiff...
posted on July 24, 2009 at 8:07 PM
The Historic Barn and Farm Foundation of Pennsylvania works to preserve its icon barns.
posted on July 24, 2009 at 2:07 PM
Market analysts Walt Hackney and Virgil Robinson.
posted on July 3, 2009 at 8:07 PM
WATTSBURG, Pa (AP) -- Vice President Joe Biden outlined a $4.7 billion loan and grant program Wednesday to develop the infrastructure needed to deliver broadband, or high-speed, Internet access to areas that are underserved or without access.
posted on April 17, 2009 at 10:04 PM
Market analyst Don Roose. In Washington, a Congressional study on Ethanol's role in rising food prices is cheered and jeered. In the West, government subsidies for both water and crops come under fire. In the Keystone State, Market to Market...