Stories tagged: Eco-friendly practices
Tue., Dec. 4, 2012, 7:49 a.m.
Fast-growing fish may never wind up on your plate
WASHINGTON (AP) — Salmon that’s been genetically modified to grow twice as fast as normal could soon show up on your dinner plate. That is, if the company that makes …
Sun., Dec. 2, 2012, 10:43 a.m.
Program trains farmworkers to be organic farmers
SALINAS, Calif. (AP) — Bending over beds of shriveled strawberry plants, former farmworker Domitila Martinez pulls pieces of black plastic row covers in preparation for next season’s planting. Except this …
Tue., Oct. 23, 2012, 3:49 p.m.
Teenage brothers charged with killing NJ girl, 12
CLAYTON, N.J. (AP) — A teenage boy lured a 12-year-old girl into his house under the guise of getting parts for her treasured bicycle and then, with his older brother, …