Archive for September, 2013
North Carolina counties designated primary natural disaster areas
The U.S. Department of Agriculture has designated 13 counties in North Carolina as primary natural disaster areas due to damages and losses caused by excessive rain and flooding that began May 1 and continues.
A Bitter ‘Fertilizer War’ Gripping Belarus and Russia Is Helping U.S. Farmers
MOSCOW — American farmers are getting an unexpected windfall from a contentious fight between Russia and Belarus, a former Soviet splinter state.