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EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt on Wednesday announced the agency denied a petition filed by environmental groups to ban chlorpyrifos outright, saying in a statement that farmers need the pesticide. (Logo courtesy of EPA)
EPA: No Chlorpyrifos Ban
3/30/2017 | 11:05 AM CDT
An early spring brings the temptation to roll planters early. There are some yield reasons to move ahead, but management tactics that should also be considered. (DTN photo by Pamela Smith)
Dr. Dan Talks Agronomy
3/29/2017 | 9:05 AM CDT
The agricultural community and rural American have benefited from the explosion of biofuel production, wind and solar production, and the switch from coal to natural gas. (Power plant photo courtesy EPA; windmill photo by DTN Staff Reporter Emily Unglesbee)
Trump Order on Clean Power
3/29/2017 | 3:25 PM CDT
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  2. EPA Disagrees with Previous Administration's Tack on Pesticide

  3. Time to Scout for Wheat Diseases in Fast-Maturing Crop

  4. Planting Early? Manage Accordingly

  5. Food Companies, Others Still Moving Toward Renewable Energy

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