western U.S.

UI Researchers Find Relationship Between Cancer And Ag Chemicals
UI Researchers Find Relationship Between Cancer And Ag Chemicals
Researchers at the University of Idaho announced earlier this summer they have found a correlation between Ag chemicals and cancer cases in both adults and in children in the Gem state as well as 11 other western states.  UI’s Alan Kolok said he and fellow researchers analyzed federal and state health and ag data for this data.  He noted one ...
Rippey: Drought Situation Nationwide Improves
Rippey: Drought Situation Nationwide Improves
A slight improvement, month over month, is the U.S. drought monitor. "It's not quite as dark reds and browns on the drought monitor map.  Meaning that we continue to see western drought; there has been an improvement in the overall drought situation," noted USDA meteorologist, Brad Rippey, when checking the latest drought numbers which included the month of December to January 4th. ...