Festival organizers hosted round-table discussions to disseminate information and help businesses share useful ideas, like reminding hotels to stock up on toilet paper. “We’ve worked to really make sure that businesses and residents are not …
“How many of you have torn up your marketing plan this year?” asked Jim Jensen, Iowa State University (ISU) farm management specialist, to farmers in mid-June. Like other farmers, those who attended the ISU Southeast Iowa …
The corn market couldn’t keep up with soybeans Tuesday morning. Corn and soybean futures have obviously surged in response to deteriorating weather conditions lately. However, while it will almost surely be hurt by persistent droughty …
LINDEN, N.J.,— Things seem to run in cycles. The days revolve dawn to dusk around the wheel of seasons. History has its ends and its beginnings, too. ''Turning and turning in the widening gyre,'' wrote Yeats. Scientists track the loop of life …
NEW YORK -- Don't do anything rash. Amid the scary slide on Wall Street, that's the advice from the professionals to 401(k) holders and other ordinary investors. At times when the stock market's movements are almost nauseating, they …
A breath of ranching lifestyle may be more trouble than it’s worth for some visitors to the National Western Stock Show as the medical staff has seen a spike in the number of people with respiratory problems. The arctic cold weather has …
Alpine Rescue Team Warns Hikers: Remember The 10 EssentialsColorado's Alpine Rescue Team has been placing people at the base of 14ers to make sure hikers are prepared for quickly changing weather. Latest Forecast: Snow Slowly …
With warm weather last month and then temperatures taking a dip this past week, local farmers are keeping a close eye on their crops. David Goode and his family have been tending to nearly 15 acres that makes up Swift Creek Berry Farm …
U.S. stock markets will remain closed for a second consecutive day Tuesday in the wake of superstorm Sandy, the first time since 1888 that weather has caused markets to close for more than two consecutive days, according to …
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DENVER (AP) - The annual parade of cowboys and cattle through downtown Denver has been called off because of expected frigid weather and snow. With the temperature forecast to only reach 6 degrees at noon on Thursday, parade …