Items Tagged with 'U.S. Department of Agriculture'

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MSU research project to save bees is underway

Bee-killing pesticides are seen as a significant threat to crops.

August 14, 2015
LANSING— Bees are declining in the northeastern United States and southern Canada, according to a recent study by the American Association for the Advancement of Science. Read More

Money for everything from farms to factories — and libraries

USDA Rural Development loans help growers with a variety of programs.

August 15, 2014
The U.S. Department of Agriculture is an important source of capital and assistance in finding capital for many rural Michiganders, ranging from local government officials to farmers, factory owners and others in small business. Read More