Recent Stories by Associated Press
Dec 30, 2019 by Associated Press
Coastal Maine has a lot of seaweed, and a fair number of cows. A group of scientists and farmers think that pairing the two could help unlock a way to cope with a warming world.
May 29, 2019 by Associated Press
Ranchers in northwestern New Mexico suspect toxic plants, used in Navajo and Hopi religious ceremonies, are responsible for the recent deaths of more than a dozen cows.
Apr 01, 2019 by Associated Press
An Ohio-based animal rights group has filed a complaint against Oregon State University with the U.S. Department of Agriculture over seven animal deaths, including two cows at the university dairy.
Feb 14, 2019 by Associated Press
South-central Iowa authorities are investigating after dozens of head of cattle were found starved to death on property near Osceola.
Jan 28, 2019 by Associated Press
The longest federal government shutdown in U.S. history affected an investigation into a strain of bovine tuberculosis in a North Dakota beef cattle herd, say state officials.
Jan 15, 2019 by Associated Press
Florida officials are investigating an apparent increase in cattle deaths across the state, with investigators focusing on one particular brand of feed.
Nov 12, 2015 by Associated Press
The U.S. Department of Agriculture said Wednesday it saw "completely unacceptable" actions depicted on an animal welfare group's undercover video from a Minnesota slaughterhouse that supplies Hormel Foods.
Apr 19, 2014 by Associated Press
The U.S. government is starting a new program to help monitor and possibly control the spread of a virus that has killed millions of pigs since showing up in the country last year.
Apr 07, 2014 by Associated Press
Attorneys for Idaho Gov. C.L. "Butch" Otter are asking a federal judge to toss a lawsuit challenging a new law that makes it illegal to secretly film animal abuse at agricultural facilities.
Mar 28, 2014 by Associated Press
Idaho farmers, ranchers and producers say they're happy with the outcome of the 2014 Legislature.
Feb 18, 2014 by Associated Press
An agricultural bill that opponents warn would undermine Indiana residents' legal challenges against large livestock farms is moving closer to passage in the General Assembly.