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'The dates are drying': profits shrivel for farmers as the heat rises in Tunisia

Irrigation systems and oases in the arid south are failing to keep up with the demands of thirsty palm plantationsMansour Rajeb is wrapping a plastic...

'The dates are drying': profits shrivel for farmers as the heat rises in Tunisia

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India's Himalayan apple farmers feel the heat Rising temperatures and irregular snowfall are impacting the conditions necessary to grow the fruit. In the face of lost business, India's apple farm...
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Heat rises as New York tempers flare over subway suspension Severe heat expected across much of eastern USMTA spokesman says temperatures not to blameTempers rose with the heat in New York on Friday as a Centr...
15:08, 2019-07-20

India heat wave: Experts urge more can be done as death toll rises Numerous cities need to modify heat protection schemes as India seeks to protect its homeless population. Temperatures have soared above 50 degrees C...
11:24, 2019-06-14

Farmers slam Trump's China tariffs despite billions spent on aid packages — 'farmers do not want a payout' Reuters/Jonathan Ernst The US collected $63 billion in tariffs in the year through to June, abut half of which was from new tariffs on China. But ro...
11:20, 2019-08-08

Drying out and getting hot! TUCSON – Drier air continues to move in for the first half of the work week so most of us will stay dry. That also means it is going to get HOT...
15:32, 2019-08-12

Finally Drying Out Following days of drenching rain, things are slowly beginning to dry up. Drier air will work in tonight. Tomorrow is the day that we’ve all bee...
20:16, 2019-06-20

Drying out and heating up! TUCSON – Most stay dry today with temperatures closer to average! Getting hotter tomorrow but it won’t last too long. Today: Clouds incr...
14:08, 2019-09-12

Monday Forecast: Drying out and heating up Today’s daytime high in Tucson will top out at 100 degrees under partly sunny skies. Today’s average high in Tucson is 101 degrees, so temperatures a...
14:56, 2019-07-08

Monday Forecast: Drying out and warming up TUCSON – The rain is out, and the sunshine is in! Isolated thunderstorms will be possible for areas mainly near mountains and east of Tucson. O...
15:32, 2019-05-13

Wednesday Forecast: It’s drying out and “cooling” down TUCSON – High pressure shifted to the southwest, and this is importing dry air into our region. This is why we are going to have dry conditions...
15:32, 2019-07-03

Southern Arizona is drying out and heating up! TUCSON – It’s about to get hotter! High pressure continues to build in from the Northwest. This will provide a drying and warming trend for Sou...
01:40, 2019-08-26

Five Types of Laundry Drying Racks, And Why You Should Use Them Drying racks! Are actually not the most exciting topic in the world, but they are incredibly handy items to have as part of one’s laundry arsenal. Th...
06:40, 2019-08-08

Rins fastest in drying Aragon MotoGP FP3 Suzuki's Alex Rins topped a damp third MotoGP practice for the Aragon Grand Prix, having been one of only three riders to use slick tyres during the ...
12:04, 2019-09-21

Isolated activity today, drying out for the weekend! TUCSON – Isolated storms possible today with scattered storms to the north and west of Tucson. We’ll start to dry out tonight and by the ...
14:32, 2019-09-26

Climate change: Widespread drying of European peatlands Scientists call for urgent action to prevent peatlands drying out and releasing vast stores of carbon....
12:12, 2019-10-22

Weekend forecast: Drying trend resumes Sunday across Southern Arizona TUCSON – It appears to be another dry weekend for most of the Tucson metro. Expect a 20% chance of isolated storms this evening in Tucson. How...
04:56, 2019-08-25

The Shakey Show: Scott Redding is different class but is the British talent pool drying up? "Full Throttle, the Eurosport Bikes Podcast, is back.... make sure to listen and subscribe!"...
18:20, 2019-10-09

Europe prepares for 2nd major heat wave as Canada, U.S. swelter under heat dome June has already been marked as the hottest ever recorded globally, and many climate analysts are warning July could be just as hot....
21:44, 2019-07-19

66 Montrealers died from extreme heat during 2018 heat wave Sixty-six Montrealers died from extreme heat during the 2018 heat wave, confirms Public Health....
20:40, 2019-05-15

Watch for these heat stroke symptoms as US braces for heat wave Heat stroke is a life-threatening heat-related illness that can develop when heat exhaustion is untreated. It can lead to muscle damage, kidney, live...
20:48, 2019-07-19

Crystal Palace youngsters missing out on vital development opportunities with chances at U23 level drying up There is a lot of excitement around the Crystal Palace academy this season. The club have invested heavily in their development ranks over the summer...
13:05, 2019-09-18

Cyber Monday is on December 2, but many sales last longer — here are the start dates and end dates of major sales Alyssa Powell/Business insider Cyber Monday is December 2, 2019. Some Cyber Monday sales started as early as Black Friday as part of a larger "Cyber ...
21:44, 2019-11-30

The difference between heat exhaustion and heat stroke Tucson- Right now Tucson is dealing with brutally hot temperatures and excessive heat warnings and that can lead to heat exhaustion and heat stroke, ...
21:12, 2019-08-20

Gold rises, Silver rises The May gold contract on the New York Mercantile Exchange closed today at $1,276.10 an ounce — up $1.60. The current silver contract on the ...
22:28, 2019-05-20

Tunisia elections: New issues, new candidates Tunisians are heading to the polls in mid-September. This time, the battle for the country's highest office is different. There's a lot of passion in...
09:05, 2019-09-14

24 killed in Tunisia when bus plummets off hill TUNIS, Tunisia — A bus plummeted off a hill in Tunisia on Sunday morning, killing 24 passengers who were on an excursion in the country’s north, gove...
23:08, 2019-12-01

Tunisia's 92-year-old President Essebsi has died Tunisia's president, Beji Caid Essebsi, has died after being hospitalized with a severe illness. In 2014 he became the country's first democratically...
12:56, 2019-07-25

Presidential vote in Tunisia tests democracy Polls have opened for a presidential election in Tunisia as it faces economic troubles and terrorist threats. It is only the country's second democra...
12:04, 2019-09-15

Two suicide bombers launch attacks in Tunisia A pair of suicide bombers blew themselves up in the capital of Tunisia on Thursday, leaving one police officer dead and at least nine others injured....
14:44, 2019-06-27

Zine El Abidine Ben Ali: The robber baron of Tunisia Dictator, human rights abuser and a friend of the West: Ben Ali ruled Tunisia for more than 20 years. And he became the first despot to be deposed in...
20:48, 2019-09-19

Up to 70 migrants drown after their boat sinks off Tunisia TUNIS, Tunisia (AP) — A U.N. migration official and Tunisia’s state news agency say as many as 70 migrants have drowned when their boat capsize...
15:56, 2019-05-10

Tunisia’s aging president hospitalized with serious illness TUNIS, Tunisia (AP) — Tunisia’s 92-year-old president has been taken to a military hospital after falling seriously ill. President Beji Caid Es...
14:40, 2019-06-27

Tunisia election: A chance for political newcomers? Tunisians will elect a new parliament on Sunday, and all indications point to heavy losses for establishment parties. Young, independent candidates c...
20:44, 2019-10-05

The Latest: At least 9 hurt in suicide attacks in Tunisia TUNIS, Tunisia (AP) — The Latest on the suicide attacks in Tunisia (all times local): 12:20 p.m. Two suicide bombers targeting Tunisian security forc...
13:52, 2019-06-27

Tunisia bans niqab in government offices Tunisia's prime minister has banned the full-face veil in all government buildings due to security concerns. It comes after a deadly double suicide b...
19:48, 2019-07-05

Highlights: Tunisia break Madagascar hearts "Madagascar\u0027s fairytale run in their first Africa Cup of Nations was ended by Tunisia, who ran out 3-0 winners to reach the semi-finals."...
00:04, 2019-07-12

Tunisia: Kais Saied is projected winner Conservative academic Kais Saied, who is poised to become Tunisia's next president, has thanked the "young people for turning a new page" in the coun...
06:24, 2019-10-14

Voting in Tunisia ends in uncertainty and discontent Tunisians cast their ballots amid a huge field of contenders for the 217-seat parliament. While public interest was low, experts said the results cou...
21:12, 2019-10-06

Tunisia releases UN arms expert detained for spying German-Tunisian UN diplomat Moncef Kartas, who was jailed nearly two months ago on suspicion of espionage, has been temporarily released on bail. But...
08:12, 2019-05-22

Tunisia arrests media mogul presidential candidate Media mogul Nabil Karoui is one of the top contenders in the September 15 presidential race. Karoui's television channel was also banned....
20:56, 2019-08-23

Turkey's Erdogan talks Libya ceasefire in Tunisia The Turkish president has boosted military support for Libya's Tripoli-based government. But Turkey's maneuverings in the North African country could...
14:00, 2019-12-25

Africa Cup of Nations 2019: Tunisia in trouble after two games The top two teams in group E couldn't get the better of one another. The result leaves Tunisia in more peril than Mali, who still look favorites to a...
19:08, 2019-06-28

Erdoğan arrives in Tunisia for surprise talks with president Turkish leader’s visit comes as Ankara moves to strike deals with Mediterranean nationsThe Turkish president, Recep Tayyip Erdoğan, has arrived in Tu...
13:04, 2019-12-25

Tunisia election: Political outsiders reach runoff An imprisoned populist who owns a TV channel and a reserved law professor are the two leading candidates. The vote has been widely seen as a stress t...
18:32, 2019-09-17

Djalma secures crucial point for Angola against Tunisia "Djalma Campos scored in the 73rd minute as Angola secured an unexpected point against Tunisia in Group E of the Africa Cup of Nations."...
21:12, 2019-06-24

Germany seeks access to UN staffer detained in Tunisia BERLIN (AP) — The German government says it is seeking consular access to one of its nationals, a U.N. sanctions expert who has been held in Tunisia ...
14:32, 2019-05-03

UN arms expert imprisoned in Tunisia on 'fabricated' charges UN experts on mission enjoy diplomatic immunity — and yet the body’s key expert on illegal arms shipments to Libya has been imprisoned on espionage c...
18:44, 2019-05-15

22 killed after Tunisia bus veers off road, crashes into ravine The bus, which belonged to a private local company, veered of a winding road after the driver failed to manoeuvr a sharp turn and crashed at the bott...
15:52, 2019-12-01

Tunisia's president hospitalized as terror strikes capital Tunisia's aging president, Beji Caid Essebsi, has been rushed to hospital after falling "seriously ill." News of the 92-year-old's deteriorating heal...
06:00, 2019-06-28

Dozens of migrants drown after boat sinks off Tunisia Dozens of migrants have drowned after their boat capsized in the Mediterranean Sea, according to a UN migration official and Tunisia's state news age...
21:24, 2019-05-10

Tunisia: Polls close in runoff presidential election Voting has ended in Tunisia's second free presidential poll since the 2011 Arab Spring. Both finalists are political newbies: Nabil Karoui, a media t...
20:44, 2019-10-13

Tunisia election: Political outsiders headed to runoff An imprisoned populist who owns a TV channel and a reserved law professor are the two leading candidates. The vote has been widely seen as a stress t...
14:48, 2019-09-16

‘Tunisia’s Berlusconi’ the wild card as nation goes to the polls Jailed Nabil Karoui hopes to appeal to voters disillusioned by lack of progress since Arab springCampaigning ends on Friday in Tunisia’s presidential...
17:04, 2019-09-13

Boat with dozens of migrants capsizes off Tunisia coast Survivors informed Tunisian authorities they set out from Libya to reach EuropeDozens of African migrants capsized off the coast of Tunisia after se...
17:20, 2019-07-04

Dozens of migrants drown off coast of Tunisia after heading to Italy A boat carrying people towards Europe capsized in the Mediterranean Sea, with dozens losing their lives in the deadliest migrant boat sinking in mont...
23:04, 2019-05-10

Tunisia frees United Nations expert suspected of espionage TUNIS, Tunisia (AP) — Tunisia has freed a United Nations expert monitoring sanctions against neighboring Libya who was held for nearly two months on ...
19:08, 2019-05-22

Dozens feared drowned as migrant boat sinks off Tunisia Vessel sinks 40 nautical miles off coast, with fishing boats rescuing survivors, say reportsDozens of people are feared drowned after a migrant boat ...
15:52, 2019-05-10

Tunisia dump Ghana out on penalties to reach AFCON quarters "Africa Cup of Nations last 16 – Ismailia Stadium – Ghana 1 (R. Bedoui 90\u0027 OG) Tunisia 1 (T. Khenissi 73\u0027) Tunisia win 5-4 on penalties"...
23:56, 2019-07-08

Madagascar v Tunisia: Africa Cup of Nations quarter-final – live! Africa Cup of Nations updates from the 8pm BST kick-offJonathan Wilson: Afcon has had more drama than qualityAnd you can email Paul here or tweet him...
19:40, 2019-07-11

Tunisia's president Beji Caid Essebsi dies aged 92 Country’s first democratically elected head of state played major role after fall of Ben Ali Beji Caid Essebsi, Tunisia’s president and a major figur...
17:20, 2019-07-25

Dozens of migrants feared dead after boat capsizes near Tunisia Only four people were rescued from the water, one of whom later died at a local hospital. The tragedy came one day after an airstrike killed 44 peopl...
19:24, 2019-07-04

Tunisia, Algeria, Egypt call for a cease-fire in Libya TUNIS, Tunisia (AP) — Tunisia, Algeria and Egypt have expressed their “deep concern” over the chaotic situation in Libya and called for a...
12:36, 2019-06-13

Tunisia boosts renewables with 'game-changing' solar tender Tunisia is set to select the winners of its "game-changing" 500 megawatt (MW) solar energy concessions tender by September as it seeks to attract mor...
17:00, 2019-06-12

'It’s all lies': Tunisia heads to the polls amid widespread disillusionment The economic crisis and security fears have dominated the presidential campaignSeven million Tunisians headed to the polls on Sunday in the country’s...
12:48, 2019-09-15

BREAKING: Tunisia bans the niqab Muslim face cover in public TUNISIA has banned the niqab in all public institutions after a spate of terror attacks have rocked the country....
14:28, 2019-07-05

Tunisia election: 'Robocop' Kais Saied wins presidential runoff Thousands take to streets after exit polls give conservative academic more than 70% of the voteA low-profile, conservative law professor has beaten a...
17:24, 2019-10-14

Tunisia: Kais Saied wins presidential election — exit polls Exit polls show that independent law professor Kais Saied has won Tunisia's runoff presidential election against Nabil Karoui, a media tycoon recentl...
22:20, 2019-10-13

Africa Cup of Nations 2019: Morocco stay perfect, Tunisia in trouble Morocco swept aside the threat of Ivory Coast, while Tunisia might not make the knockouts after another draw. Later on, South Africa play Namibia....
21:36, 2019-06-28

Tunisia end Madagascar’s fairytale run in maiden AFCON to reach semi-finals "Africa Cup of Nations quarter-final - Al Salam Stadium – Madagascar 0 Tunisia 3 (F. Sassi 52\u0027, Y. Msakni 60\u0027, N. Sliti 90+3\u0027)"...
23:04, 2019-07-11

Khazri salvages point for Tunisia after Mali score direct from corner "Tunisia captain Wahbi Khazri scored from a deflected free kick to rescue a 1-1 draw against Mali who scored direct from a corner in their Africa Cup...
19:28, 2019-06-28

Bodies of migrants who drowned off the coast of Tunisia will take days to resurface: Red Crescent The head of Tunisia's Red Crescent says the bodies of dozens of migrants who drowned trying to reach Europe from Libya will take days to surface....
18:40, 2019-05-11

Africa Cup of Nations 2019: Algeria and Tunisia complete semifinal lineup Algeria booked their place in the Africa Cup of Nations 2019 semifinals with a penalty shootout win over the Ivory Coast. Elsewhere, Madagascar's fai...
10:56, 2019-07-12

Africa Cup of Nations 2019: Algeria and Tunisia complete semifinal line-up Algeria booked their place in the Africa Cup of Nations 2019 semifinals with a penalty shootout win over the Ivory Coast. Elsewhere, Madagascar's fai...
23:12, 2019-07-11

Double suicide bomber attacks leave 1 dead, several hurt in Tunisia’s capital The attacks come months before an election and at the peak of a tourist season in which Tunisia....
14:36, 2019-06-27

Tunisia election: exit polls point to landslide win for 'Robocop' Kais Saied Thousands take to streets after two polls give conservative academic more than 70% of the votePolitical outsider Kais Saied has thanked the country’s...
03:08, 2019-10-14

Africa Cup of Nations 2019: Tunisia held, Ivory Coast make winning start Tunisia suffered a surprise when they failed to win their opening game at the Africa Cup of Nations. Earlier, in sweltering heat, the Ivory Coast sho...
21:32, 2019-06-24

Africa Cup of Nations: Algeria edge Ivory Coast, Tunisia kill Madagascar’s dream • Ivory Coast 1-1 Algeria aet (3-4 on pens)• Madagascar 0-3 TunisiaSwansea striker Wilfried Bony missed from the spot as Algeria edged past Ivory Coa...
00:08, 2019-07-12

Yo, Non-Profits: Here's Your Strategy for 2020 Whether you run a charity, you volunteer or you love to give to your favorite causes, you can use the stock market to signal if society is feeling ge...
21:28, 2020-01-21

UniCredit profits up 25 percent, best 1Q in a decade MILAN (AP) — Italy’s largest bank by assets, UniCredit, posted its best quarter in a decade, with a 25% boost in first-quarter profits as the b...
10:36, 2019-05-09

Biotech is going to the dogs - and big profits await For Jessica Lescault there is no question that her 6-year old English bulldog "Moose" deserves cutting-edge biotechnology cancer treatment as much as...
12:48, 2019-09-19

Streaming services cut into 2019 box office profits Not even the highest-grossing movie of all time could save Hollywood from a down year. Film studios produced numerous blockbusters in 2019, led by Di...
04:56, 2019-12-28

Opinion: Siemens chooses profits over environment Australia is burning, but Siemens has decided not to renounce plans to help build a controversial mine in the country. Climate activists are up in ar...
08:16, 2020-01-14

Failed Zozosuit hits company profits A failed experiment with a body-measuring suit has eaten away at fashion retailer Zozo's profits....
13:08, 2019-04-25

RBS to hand taxpayer £1bn dividend as profits surge The Royal Bank of Scotland is to hand the Government a windfall of more than £1 billion next month after its strongest financial performance since be...
13:16, 2019-08-02

Top Emirates airline executive resigns after dip in profits DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — The chief commercial officer at Emirates, the Middle East’s largest airline, has resigned after profits dipp...
17:20, 2019-05-12

US companies tell Apple and Amazon to put planet before profits Patagonia, Ben & Jerry’s, Danone and others take out full-page ad in New York Times addressed to business leadersThe bosses of some of the world’s bi...
21:36, 2019-08-25

Macy’s stock surges on better-than-expected profits Macy’s topped Wall Street estimates for quarterly same-store sales and profit on Wednesday, benefiting from increased online sales and higher demand ...
17:16, 2019-05-15

UFC negotiates with China in hopes to double profits Ari Emanuel’s mixed martial arts entertainment company is banking on a new champion to double its profits in China, The Post has learned. The Ultimat...
04:32, 2019-09-11

US sues Edward Snowden for profits from his new book The Justice Department on Tuesday filed a lawsuit against Edward Snowden, the former CIA employee and National Security Agency contractor for publish...
20:52, 2019-09-17

Netflix accused of funnelling UK profits through Netherlands TV streaming giant pushed up to £330m in profits through low-tax state despite generous UK reliefs and rebatesNetflix has been accused of funnelling ...
21:04, 2020-01-14

Why rapper AJ Tracey puts independence before profits The Ladbroke Grove star on record labels, ghost writers, and why the US hasn't fallen for UK rap... yet....
03:48, 2019-07-12

Shell profits dented by fall in oil price Oil giant reports 15% fall in quarterly profits to £3.65bn as shrinking global economy hits demandRoyal Dutch Shell has reported a 15% slump in profi...
10:36, 2019-10-31

Dr Martens' profits up 70% with success of new 'vegan' range Equity investor Permira weighs up sale or flotation to realise profits on £300m investmentProfits at Dr Martens surged by 70% in the year to the end ...
20:12, 2019-08-12

Macy’s shares plunge as discounts eat into profits Macy’s cut its full-year earnings forecast after missing Wall Street estimates for quarterly profit for the first time in two years, as the departmen...
16:48, 2019-08-14

Beckhams in £38m dividend payout despite profits plunge Holding company dividends follow more losses at Victoria Beckham’s fashion labelDavid and Victoria Beckham’s business empire has paid out £38m to its...
10:12, 2019-11-30

Microsoft Rides Cloud to a 21% Increase in Profits The company’s cloud computing efforts again pushed profits higher, to $10.7 billion in the latest quarter....
22:40, 2019-10-23

Oil Companies Ponder Climate Change, but Profits Still Rule They are caught between investors who want greener energy and those who simply want a strong return on their investments....
11:36, 2019-10-07

Firms must document climate impact on profits, Treasury says Companies will be asked to reveal how extreme weather could jeopardise financesBritain’s leading companies, investment funds and pension schemes must...
08:04, 2019-07-02

BP profits tumble after weaker oil prices and hurricane impact Decline comes after company announced chief executive Bob Dudley will step downBP’s profits have fallen sharply as global oil prices tumble amid gloo...
17:00, 2019-10-29

Emirates posts significant drop in profits, at $237 million DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — The Middle East’s biggest airline, Emirates, says profits were down almost 70% in the past fiscal year, reac...
09:56, 2019-05-09

Most health care industry profits go to drug companies Big Pharma eats up a lion’s share of health care industry profits, according to new first-quarter financial reports — and its dominance has implicati...
23:20, 2019-05-13

Watchdog to cut energy firms' profits to keep household bills down UK regulator says it will push electricity suppliers to invest in carbon neutral technologyThe energy regulator has warned British energy firms it wi...
16:52, 2019-12-17

Kolkata Restaurants See Dip In Profits As Onion Prices Soar The spiralling prices of onions have partially affected restaurant business in Kolkata, with owners apprehensive that customers might skip eating out...
14:36, 2019-12-10

Boeing profits fall by more than half as 737 Max scandal swirls Aircraft company to cut production of 787 Dreamliner jetHundreds killed in 737 Max crashes in Indonesia and Ethiopia Boeing’s profits more than halve...
19:12, 2019-10-23

Grubhub’s profits plunge 96% as it grapples with fake-fee outcry Grubhub scrambled to fend off allegations that it’s been charging bogus fees to restaurants and setting up fake websites to take orders, even as it r...
01:52, 2019-07-31

Grocery sales are rising but so is the pressure on profits, analyst says Disinflating food prices are putting pressure on Walmart's profit margins. Even though the retail giant continues to lead the grocery space, com...
19:32, 2019-10-18

Apple Reports Declining Profits and Stagnant Growth, Again Revenue rose slightly in the most recent quarter, the company said, but profits still fell as iPhone sales continued to drop....
01:44, 2019-07-31

Oil firms risk public backlash if profits put before climate, says IEA Some companies have taken steps to combat crisis but report says more could be doneThe world’s energy watchdog has warned the oil and gas industry th...
01:32, 2020-01-20

US airlines are set for a 10th year of profits. More than 120,000 employees want a raise Airlines next year are negotiating contracts with unions representing more than 120,000 workers....
19:32, 2019-12-26

Goldman Sachs’ third-quarter profits plunge 26 percent Goldman Sachs had a 26-percent decline in third quarter profits, the bank said Tuesday, as Goldman took losses on some of its public investments and ...
17:20, 2019-10-15

Big profits can fuel bad corporate behaviour, new research shows Companies that over-perform financially are more likely to breach environmental and social regulations, academic findsHubris and overconfidence cause...
22:56, 2019-11-18

The New Day, The Street Profits sign multi-year extensions with WWE The New Day and The Street Profits have signed multi-year extensions with WWE it was announced on professional wrestling talk show "WWE Backstage."...
14:00, 2019-12-18

American Airlines' profits jump despite Boeing 737 Max problems American Airlines posted per-share earnings slightly ahead of expectations despite issues with the grounded Boeing 737 Max....
14:32, 2020-01-23

A Hard Lesson in Silicon Valley: Profits Matter Start-up investors are warning of a reckoning after the stumbles of some high-profile “unicorns.” Now turning a profit is in....
00:32, 2019-10-09

Big tech, big profits? Amazon sales poised to leap 24% Shares have risen fivefold in five years and despite the shadow over tech analysts bet Amazon is immune to a backlashRemember when Silicon Valley was...
19:16, 2019-10-20

Fiat Chrysler first quarter profits drop by nearly half MILAN (AP) — Carmaker Fiat Chrysler Automobiles has reported a 47% drop in profits for the first quarter of 2019 due to production shifts. The compan...
13:32, 2019-05-03

Australian shoppers are spending less – and Qantas and Coles see their profits dip Consumer demand weakens in face of stagnant wage growth and economic uncertaintyAustralian shoppers have become increasingly careful in their spendin...
17:04, 2019-08-22

Declining profits have experts fearing a recession in 2020 “When corporate profits turn negative, corporations tend to lay people off,” said Richard Bernstein of Richard Bernstein Advisors....
04:36, 2020-01-12

Trade War to Hurt Corporate Profits, Growth and Consumers The escalating trade war between the world's two largest economies would raise US consumer prices and cut corporate profits, while slowing growth in ...
15:12, 2019-08-08

Natural Gas Boom Fizzles as a U.S. Glut Sinks Profits Chevron’s multibillion-dollar write-down of gas assets is the most recent sign that the gas supply has far outstripped demand....
00:44, 2019-12-12

Juul profits plummet amid federal crackdown Investors of e-cig giant Juul are seeing their profits go up in smoke as the Trump administration gears up to ban the company’s best-selling product ...
23:28, 2019-09-13

WestJet profits up despite lingering concerns over 737 Max grounding and Swoop WestJet Airlines Ltd. topped expectations in its latest quarter, but chief executive Ed Sims said Tuesday the airline continues to face challenges fr...
01:00, 2019-05-08

Apple Reports Declining Profits and Slowing Growth, Again The Silicon Valley behemoth said that its revenue rose slightly in the most recent quarter, but profits still fell as iPhone sales continued to decli...
23:00, 2019-07-30

Samsung profits tumble as it warns of 'challenges' ahead It comes as a trade row between Seoul and Tokyo creates fresh uncertainty for the electronics giant....
07:00, 2019-07-31

Germany's Lufthansa airline slumps after weak profits German airline Lufthansa has reported sliding profits in the second quarter. Stiff competition from budget European carriers and rising operating cos...
20:28, 2019-07-30

Samsung, Stung by Trade War, Expects a Big Plunge in Profits The technology giant predicted a 56 percent drop in quarterly operating profit, as the trade war between the United States and China caused havoc in ...
21:28, 2019-07-05

Alphabet: Google parent's profits hit $9bn amid increased scrutiny Company’s earnings rebound even as justice department announces antitrust review of major tech firmsGoogle’s parent company Alphabet rebounded from a...
23:04, 2019-07-25

Geek Squad, online shopping lift Best Buy’s second quarter profits Best Buy forecast second-quarter sales and profit above estimates on Thursday, as more people signed up for the consumer electronics retailer’s subsc...
15:28, 2019-05-23

‘Trump Bump’ driving media profits despite drop in trust to just 32% President Trump is solid gold for the news media despite his attacks that reporters are the “enemy of the people.”...
19:40, 2019-06-20

Alphabet Earnings: Profits Triple and Slump Worries Ease Wall Street was concerned that ad sales were slowing for Google’s parent company. But analysts are still looking for growth in other business lines....
00:48, 2019-07-26

Edward Snowden’s profits from memoir must go to US government, judge rules Court says state is entitled to any profits from Permanent Record because its publication breached non-disclosure agreementsEdward Snowden is not ent...
15:24, 2019-12-20

Energy networks making big profits at expense of consumers, says watchdog Companies that run UK’s energy pipes and wires earning double-digit returns, says OfgemThe regulator has allowed energy network companies to make big...
14:28, 2019-10-03

Indiana pizza shop gives workers 100 percent Christmas day profits These employees didn’t just get a pizza pie, they got the whole thing. An Indiana pizza place showed its appreciation for staff members who worked on...
21:56, 2019-12-26

Ford cutting 7,000 white-collar jobs despite healthy profits Ford is cutting about 7,000 white-collar jobs, which would make up 10 percent of its global workforce. The company has said it was undertaking a majo...
20:16, 2019-05-20

Ford cutting 12,000 jobs in Europe in effort to increase profits The job losses amount to about a fifth of Ford’s work force in Europe and are part of a broad restructuring that includes the previously announced cl...
16:40, 2019-06-27

Grubhub’s profits plunge 96 percent as it grapples with fake-fee outcry Grubhub scrambled to fend off allegations that it has been charging bogus fees to restaurants and setting up fake websites to take orders, even as it...
18:56, 2019-07-30

Goldman Sachs profits see boost from equity training and lending Goldman Sachs reported a better-than-expected quarterly profit on Tuesday as the Wall Street investment bank benefited from higher equity trading and...
16:32, 2019-07-16

Beyond Meat -- Where's the Beef? Investors lock in profits on Q2 report (BYND) The meteoric rise in Beyond Meat's (BYND) stock price is reaching a stumbling point today as it's do...
19:44, 2019-07-30

Energy watchdog to cap electric bills by limiting supplier profits UK regulator says it will limit profits to push suppliers into investing in carbon-neutral technologyThe energy regulator has warned British energy f...
18:20, 2019-12-17

Tiffany’s profits slump on weak demand in US and Hong Kong Tiffany & Co. blamed weak demand in the US and Hong Kong as it revealed earnings fell 17 percent to $78 million in the quarter ended Oct. 31. The 182...
16:48, 2019-12-05

Oakland’s early arrival pays off against Bears and Jacobs profits • Oakland Raiders 24-21 Chicago BearsA salmon-like leap over a hoard of ravenous Bears earned victory for the Oakland Raiders and put the rookie runn...
22:52, 2019-10-06

Scottish Power blames weather and price cap for 80% drop in profits Energy supplier loses 165,000 customers but wind-based renewables business growsScottish Power’s profits have slumped by almost 80% after the big six...
14:28, 2019-10-30

Ikea profits fall 10% as retailer invests in online operation Group’s online sales rose nearly 50% but operating profit fell to £1.7bn as retailer lifted spending on renewable energyIkea’s profits have fallen ne...
23:24, 2019-11-26

Deutsche bank cutting 18,000 jobs in effort to increase profits The job cuts would reduce the workforce to 74,000. The restructuring intends to take out 6 billion euros in costs....
17:52, 2019-07-07

Bill Nye allowed to take Disney to trial over profits from 'Science Guy' show Bill Nye is taking the Walt Disney Company to trial over claims that the organization drastically short-changed him on profits from his successful 19...
20:40, 2019-12-05

Barclays profits plunge as bank issues global economy warning Outlook for 2020 is more challenging because of slowing world economy, says CEOBarclays reported a fall in profits of more than 80% in the third quar...
11:12, 2019-10-25

Ford to shed 12,000 jobs in Europe as part of restructuring to improve profits FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) — Ford to shed 12,000 jobs in Europe as part of restructuring to improve profits....
13:16, 2019-06-27

Domino’s misses sales, profits estimates as delivery competition heats up Domino’s Pizza missed Wall Street estimates for quarterly same-store sales and profit on Tuesday, hurt by growing competition from third-party delive...
16:48, 2019-10-08

Actually Ford Needs More Layoffs Despite Surging Truck Profits, Wall Street Analyst Says A Wall Street analyst says Ford needs more cuts despite making billions off F-Series truck sales, Daimler’s Zetsche says auf wiedersehen, and Michiga...
16:56, 2019-05-22

The 'woke' NBA is a reminder: corporations put profits before free speech | Bhaskar Sunkara Rockets GM Daryl Morey might be fired for speaking his mind. That’s the case for workers in every industry in AmericaWorker speaks freely. Employer g...
14:00, 2019-10-09

Corporate profits have soared. Workers from Amazon to United Airlines are demanding their cut In the decade since the last recession, airlines, auto and other industries have enjoyed a near uninterrupted streak of profits....
16:28, 2019-08-04

Globant stumbles a bit with earnings/guidance, investors lock in profits from recent run Globant (GLOB -8%) is trading lower today despite an upside Q3 report with decent Q4 guidance last n...
20:12, 2019-11-15

United Airlines profits surge nearly 40% on cheaper fuel and strong demand The Chicago-based carrier reported earnings and revenue on Tuesday that narrowly beat analysts' estimates, sending shares up slightly in postmarket t...
22:40, 2020-01-21

SoftBank profits rise, party on gains from Saudi-tied fund TOKYO (AP) — Japanese internet company SoftBank has reported a 36% increase in profit for the fiscal year through March from the previous fiscal year...
08:48, 2019-05-09

Lawmaker accuses doctor of backing vaccine ‘mandates’ to boost profits A Texas lawmaker and a pro-vaccine doctor got into a Twitter spat on Tuesday when the Republican representative accused the pediatrician of peddling ...
23:04, 2019-05-08

'Femtech' startups on the rise as investors scent profits in women's health Venture capital firms – mostly male-led – are starting to overcome their wariness over women-orientated productsWhat if a woman’s monthly menstrual c...
12:20, 2019-06-06

Hasbro tanks as trade-war tariffs and a pending acquisition bite into toy profits (HAS) Reuters/Sandy Huffaker Hasbro on Tuesday reported weaker-than-expected earnings and revenue for the third quarter, prompting shares to tumble as much...
15:20, 2019-10-22

Democrats target Title IX, for-profits, guns in spending bill amendments California superintendent talks charter task force — College admissions scandal sentencings get underway...
16:16, 2019-06-10

WSJ: Amazon changed search results to boost profits despite internal dissent Enlarge / Amazon boxes. (credit: Getty Images | Julie Clopper) Amazon changed its search algorithm in ways that boost its own products despite conc...
21:08, 2019-09-16

Marseille's mothers call on Macron to use gangland profits to revive communities Women from France’s second city estates argue that channeling criminal proceeds back into educational projects will keep teenagers away from organise...
08:44, 2019-11-11

Google and Facebook sucked profits from newspapers. Publishers are finally resisting. Bipartisan support may allow papers — most of them local — to band together as they bargain with the tech giants....
14:16, 2019-06-05

Automakers Tell Trump His Pollution Rules Could Mean ‘Untenable’ Instability and Lower Profits In a letter signed by 17 industry giants including Ford, General Motors and Toyota, the firms asked Mr. Trump to go back to the negotiating table....
00:20, 2019-06-07

Glasgow University's 'bold' move to pay back slave trade profits A Glasgow University study reveals it benefited to the tune of tens of millions of pounds from racial slavery....
10:28, 2019-08-23

Aston Martin warns on profits but Rolls-Royce sales surge The carmaker says profits are set to nearly halve, but luxury rival Rolls-Royce sees record sales....
22:00, 2020-01-07

Marks & Spencer profits plunge as clothing sales continue to fall Food halls return to growth as retailer cuts prices and introduces new rangesWhich big names have fallen victim to the high street crisis?Marks & Spe...
20:56, 2019-11-06

Superhero films are 'cynical exercise' to make profits for corporations – Ken Loach Director joins Martin Scorsese and Frances Ford Coppola in censuring industry, calling superhero movies commodities ‘like hamburgers’Ken Loach has jo...
19:44, 2019-10-22

Barclays profits plunge as bank warns of challenging year ahead Chief executive says there is ‘a level of caution’ among banking customersBarclays reported a fall in profits of more than 80% in the third quarter a...
12:28, 2019-10-25

Tech Giants Shift Profits to Avoid Taxes. There’s a Plan to Stop Them. Countries have clashed in recent years over how — and where — to tax companies that operate across borders, particularly those that sell online....
03:44, 2019-10-10

James Gorman blasts analysts as Morgan Stanley profits soar James Gorman is behind the wheel of this bank — and that’s why he hasn’t already reached back and slapped you upside the head. The hard-charging chie...
17:04, 2020-01-17

Vegan, plant-based ‘meat’ yields mouth-watering profits Who needs beef, chicken or pork? That’s what an increasing number of Americans are saying. And companies have noticed, as they offer a range of meat ...
04:52, 2019-11-17

Corporate profits have soared and workers from Amazon to United Airlines are demanding their cut In the decade since the last recession, airlines, auto and other industries have enjoyed a near uninterrupted streak of profits....
20:12, 2019-08-04

Chinese industrial profits tumble as trade war bites – business live Rolling coverage of the latest economic and financial news, as US president Trump claims a trade deal is very closeChinese factory profits plunge 9.9...
09:36, 2019-11-27

Sanofi ends research in diabetes, narrows units to spur profits Sanofi on Monday said it would end its research efforts in diabetes and cardiovascular diseases as part of a reorganization plan that will narrow the...
23:28, 2019-12-09

Goldman Sachs profits plunge amid 1MDB corruption scandal The bank set aside $1.09 billion in the fourth quarter ahead of an expected settlement that could touch $2 billion or more....
16:40, 2020-01-15

Thomas Cook news: British holidaymakers 'held in Tunisia hotel like hostages' as last gasp talks begin to rescue travel company Dozens of holidaymakers are reportedly being held in a Tunisia hotel by security guards over unpaid bills from Thomas Cook, with one guest describing...
09:24, 2019-09-22

Amazon profits drop sharply amid big spending to speed package delivery Quarterly profits down to $2.1bn from $2.9bn a year earlierUS politicians keen to scrutinize Amazon’s business practicesAmazon’s profits slid 26% in ...
23:20, 2019-10-24

Mother Sues Private Prison Company That Profits From ICE Detentions Over Her Baby’s Death Yazmin Juárez is suing private prison company CoreCivic over the death of her 1-year-old daughter Mariee. The complaint filed in federal court in San...
03:24, 2019-08-01

Thomas profits from Alaphilippe’s late struggle as Simon Yates wins stage 15 • Simon Yates breaks clear to win second stage in four days • Thomas happy to gain time back on Alaphilippe on final climbSimon Yates soloed to his s...
18:04, 2019-07-21

Amazon profits fall short as company faces protests and monopoly fears Second-quarter earnings lower than expected amid threat of government actionAmazon reported lower-than-expected profits in its second quarter of 2019...
04:16, 2019-07-26

Zynga posts mixed results: Record bookings of $395 million, but short on profits Zynga had a strong third quarter in revenues and bookings, but it paid out higher bonuses to its acquired companies and so profits fell short.Read Mo...
21:24, 2019-10-30

Alphabet: Google parent company posts 23% decline in profits as expenses rise Disappointing earnings comes as the company faces antitrust challenges and employees condemn policies Alphabet’s stock fell as much as 4% in after ho...
00:44, 2019-10-29

HSBC is sinking after the bank reported an 'unacceptable' 24% decline in profits in its latest earnings Reuters HSBC's stock is falling after the bank announced a 24% decline in net profits in the third quarter and now is set to remodel large parts of t...
11:24, 2019-10-28

Morgan Stanley predicts 'maximum nicotine' policy could cut tobacco profits in half Profits for major U.S. tobacco companies could be cut in half if the FDA adopts a "maximum nicotine" rule within the next 15 years, according to anal...
19:16, 2019-06-17

Amazon profits fall short as company faces protests and government scrutiny Second-quarter earnings lower than expected amid threat of government anti-monopoly actionAmazon reported lower-than-expected profits in its second q...
01:28, 2019-07-26

Greggs records bumper profits off the back of vegan sausage roll launch Bakery chain Greggs has recorded bumper profits following the success of its vegan sausage rolls....
14:00, 2019-07-30

James Gorman delivers rich Morgan Stanley profits, jabs analysts James Gorman is behind the wheel of this bank — and that’s why he hasn’t already reached back and slapped you upside the head. The hard-charging chie...
23:52, 2020-01-16

With potential to boost profits by up to 20 per cent, a woman’s place is at work, says UN labour agency Businesses perform better – sometimes by as much as 20 per cent – when they employ more women in top positions, UN labour experts said on Wednesday, ...
18:04, 2019-05-22

Climate change has cut Australian farm profits by 22% a year over past 20 years, report says Agriculture department report says changes in climate since 2000 have reduced revenue of cropping farms by $1.1bn a yearClimate change has reduced Au...
18:20, 2019-12-17

European stocks hit four-year high despite Chinese profits slump – business live Rolling coverage of the latest economic and financial news, as US president Trump claims a trade deal is very closeLatest: Stoxx 600 index at highest...
11:44, 2019-11-27

WWE NXT: Bobby Fish and Kyle O'Reilly defeat The Street Profits, become Tag Team Champions Bobby Fish and Kyle O'Reilly of The Undisputed Era became the new NXT Tag Team Champions on NXT after defeating The Street Profits....
15:44, 2019-08-29

Amazon ups the ante in eCommerce as surging profits supersede slowing growth (AMZN) Amazon (AMZN) is trading modestly higher after blowing out earnings estimates for the seventh straig...
12:50, 2019-05-01

Chipmaker's profits warning as Huawei ban rattles tech sector - business live Rolling coverage of the latest economic and financial news, as Cardiff-based IQE slashes its profit and revenue forecastsIQE: Huawei ban has “far-rea...
10:24, 2019-06-21

Texas lawmaker accuses doctor of backing vaccine 'mandates' to boost profits A Texas lawmaker and a pro-vaccine doctor got into a Twitter spat on Tuesday when the Republican representative accused the pediatrician of peddling ...
11:16, 2019-05-08

Profits warnings from British Airways, Pearson, and Imperial Brands – business live The City has been rocked by a trio of profit warnings from airline group IAG, publisher Pearson and tobacco firm Imperial Brands Introduction: IAG pr...
14:00, 2019-09-26

The five: robot farmers Will robots be the answer to labour shortages on farms? Our pick of the best planting, weeding and harvesting machinesLast week a startup based at Pl...
08:36, 2019-06-02

Earnings show trade war is straining US economy as companies lean on shoppers to prop up profits Corporate profits posted modest growth in the second quarter as companies brace for slowing global growth....
17:28, 2019-08-22

A mounting 'techlash' is hurting Alphabet's profits, and one analyst says spinning off YouTube could be the answer (GOOGL) Google parent Alphabet reported third-quarter profits that missed Wall Street estimates on Monday. Some analysts expect the tech conglomerate's earni...
16:04, 2019-10-29

Peloton puts growth ahead of profits as company may soon peddle less expensive equipment (PTON) Shares of Peloton (PTON) have been riding higher after reports surfaced yesterday that the interacti...
21:32, 2019-11-14

Energy network firms allowed to make bigger than expected profits, Ofgem admits Regulator’s market report says double-digit returns came at expense of household billsThe industry regulator has allowed energy network companies to ...
12:40, 2019-10-03

Trump orders U.S businesses to stop dealing with China, owners say move will hurt profits Although Trump has told U.S. companies to stop dealing with China, small business owners say complying would hurt, even devastate them....
13:08, 2019-08-26

US-China trade war blamed as BASF issues hefty profits warning - business live Rolling coverage of the latest economic and financial news, as chemicals giant BASF hits investors with a profits warningIntroduction: BASF hurt by t...
10:04, 2019-07-09

Nike designed a pair of comfortable sneakers just for medical workers, and all of the profits will go to a children's hospital NIKE Nike created a sneaker that was designed with the needs of nurses, doctors, and home health providers in mind. All profits from the shoe will be...
22:40, 2019-11-12

United Airlines posts higher profits and buys used Boeing 737s as Max grounding drags on United Airlines' second-quarter profit tops estimates but questions about the 737 Max linger....
10:52, 2019-07-22

NCAA faces near-impossible task granting athletes rights to name, image and likeness profits The changes coming to the NCAA may end up being quite different than most people are expecting...
22:28, 2019-10-29

Ex-exec Ross LaJeunesse claims Google shrugged off human rights in search of profits An ex-Google exec on Thursday accused the search giant of abandoning its “Don’t be evil” credo as it chased profits. Ross LaJeunesse, an 11-year Goog...
23:00, 2020-01-02

Matt Damon called himself the 'dumbest actor of all time' for turning down a 10% stake in the profits of 'Avatar' GEOFF ROBINS/AFP via Getty Images/20th Century Fox Matt Damon called himself the "dumbest actor of all time," for turning down the lead role in "Avat...
13:32, 2019-11-13

Farmers get it on more than any other profession: study A new study shows farmers have the most sex out of any other profession — as a third of those surveyed boast about having sex at least once a day....
22:16, 2019-10-08

CBOE ANNOUNCES RECORD FINANCIAL RESULTS FOR 2008; FOURTH QUARTER REVENUES UP 12%, PRE-TAX PROFITS UP 5%, NET INCOME DOWN 2% Chicago, February 6, 2009 - The Chicago Board Options Exchange (CBOE) today reported that its unaudited pre-tax profits totaled $38.2 million in four...
16:12, 2019-05-01

Sustainable clothing brand Outerknown is donating 100% of today's profits to help wildfire relief efforts in Australia Outerknown, a clothing brand co-founded by pro-surfer Kelly Slater, makes effortless and casual beach styles rooted in sustainability and transparenc...
19:56, 2020-01-10

Protests in Australia Pit Vegans Against Farmers Vegan protests across Australia have reignited debates about animal cruelty and sustainability, while raising questions about vigilante action....
21:00, 2019-04-11

FROM THE FIELD: Balancing act for Philippines farmers An effort to reverse land degradation in the Philippines and boost sustainable agriculture as well as the livelihoods of farmers, is being supported ...
11:12, 2019-09-30

Why are farmers in Morocco becoming insect guardians? Bees, butterflies and other pollinators are threatened around the world. One project is encouraging farmers in Morocco to use blooming fields and ins...
13:12, 2019-08-14

Germany's farmers protest for their future Farmers feel like they are scapegoats for mainstream society's woes. While politicians respond to public demands to protect the environment, thousand...
08:52, 2019-10-26

Is the US chicken industry cheating its farmers? Leaked documents reveal remarkable power US poultry industry holds over farmers struggling to stay afloat on thin marginsPoultry firms in the US have...
15:32, 2019-08-03

FROM THE FIELD: Balancing act for Philippines farmers An effort to reverse land degradation in the Philippines and boost sustainable agriculture as well as the livelihoods of farmers, is being supported ...
17:00, 2019-09-04

German farmers: 'Overregulation is the last thing we need' Farmers from across Germany have descended on Berlin to take part in a mass protest against the government's agricultural reform package that foresee...
14:00, 2019-11-26

Empowering African farmers with data With a couple billion more people estimated to join the global population in the next few decades, world food production could use an upgrade. Africa...
22:08, 2019-05-30

On trade, farmers willing to get tough with China American Farm Bureau Federation President Zippy — yes, "Zippy" — Duvall views the Trump administration's trade policy battles with China, the Europea...
05:36, 2019-10-25

Explainer: What are Germany's farmers so angry about? Thousands of farmers have taken to the streets in cities across Germany to protest new environmental regulations. They're demanding more dialogue to ...
19:20, 2020-01-18

Lush is selling koala-shaped soap and donating all the profits to help rescue animals affected by Australia's bushfires Lush Lush is selling soap shaped like koalas to raise money for animals affected by Australia's bushfires. The limited-edition product, called All th...
23:36, 2020-01-24

Criminal gang facing jail after laundering profits of £8 million drugs supply operation through sham companies Members of a criminal gang who ran an £8 million drugs supply operation across the UK while laundering profits through a web of 'front' companies are...
17:16, 2019-06-12

Papa John's and Popeyes stores in Texas are donating their profits to the family of a police officer who was killed last week Roberto Machado Noa /Getty Images 77 Papa John's locations in Texas are donating all profits to the family of a fallen deputy until Friday, a company...
20:52, 2019-10-03

If farmers stopped using chemicals on crops, would the bugs take over? The long-running series in which readers answer other readers’ questions on subjects ranging from trivial flights of fancy to profound scientific con...
14:40, 2019-07-30

U.S. farmers, still reeling from floods, face new storm U.S. farmers, who have spent the last month sifting through damage left by a storm that flooded more than a million acres of crop land, now face a b...
18:36, 2019-04-10

German farmers demand right to shoot wolves A farmers' organization is calling for a change in the laws about hunting wolves after a rise in the number of farm animals killed by predators. Farm...
10:36, 2019-12-05

Hunky Irish farmers pose for calendar While New York City has its famed buff firemen calendars, the Irish have their farmers. The newly released 2020 Irish Farmer Calendar is chock full o...
21:52, 2019-12-14

Rent-a-troll: Researchers pit disinformation farmers against each other Enlarge / For a relatively low price, you can unleash troll and bot armies to manipulate social media just like (or better than) state actors. (credi...
21:08, 2019-10-10

Australian farmers face more hot, dry weather: forecast Hot, dry weather will persist across Australia's east coast for at least another three months, the country's weather bureau said on Thursday, in a fo...
04:48, 2019-05-30

Farmers 'misunderstand' Wales rewilding project Plans to restore ecosystems in the countryside will support landowners, its director says....
11:12, 2019-09-12

German farmers are 'feeling' climate change Extreme weather brings "extreme challenges," Germany's farmer association said while presenting their report on this year's harvest. The farmers urge...
13:52, 2019-08-23

Five ways UK farmers are tackling climate change Farms are on the front line of climate change - vulnerable to extreme weather events - so farmers are coming up with new and surprising ways of tackl...
13:24, 2019-08-19

Bayer says U.S. farmers unfazed by glyphosate litigation Bayer , the world's largest maker of seeds and pesticides, said U.S. farmers were unperturbed by lawsuits seeking damages from Bayer for an alleged c...
12:32, 2019-10-30

Roundup Weedkiller Is Blamed for Cancers, but Farmers Say It’s Not Going Away After a blockbuster acquisition, Bayer may lose billions over claims that the No. 1 agricultural chemical is unsafe. But its market niche seems secur...
18:00, 2019-09-20

Trump eyes up to $15B in more aid for farmers hurt by tariffs The Trump administration was expected to announce up to $15 billion in aid to farmers hurt by his trade war with China as soon as Thursday, people fa...
23:52, 2019-05-22

No need to cut beef to tackle climate crisis, say farmers NFU says growing fuel for power stations and capturing CO2 can slash emissionsFarming can become climate neutral by 2040 without cutting beef product...
08:28, 2019-09-10

Trump Tries to Win Over Midwest Farmers with Socialist Promises Whether it's subsidies for himself or bailouts for his base, Trump's a huge fan of government money....
18:20, 2019-05-13

Indiana senator says farmers not blaming Trump President Trump's trade war with China has hit farmers especially hard. Beijing has sharply reduced Chinese purchases of U.S. farm products or cut th...
05:12, 2019-09-27

NJ man allegedly threatened farmers who denied him sex with animals A New Jersey man was arrested for asking local farmers permission to have sex with their animals — and then threatening the farmers and damaging thei...
09:08, 2019-10-11

Germany: Thousands of farmers protest in Berlin Long convoys of vehicles blocked roads in Bavaria, Baden Württemberg and Bremen, as well as the German capital. Agriculturists are angry at what they...
13:24, 2020-01-17

Why America’s tariff-hit farmers still support Trump EASTON, NY — Most mornings, Paul Molesky begins his workday at 5 a.m. — not on his family’s small beef farm — but as the operations manager for Allen...
19:52, 2019-07-13

Nigeria: The politicized herders and farmers conflict Special grazing zones and settlements for pastoralist Fulani groups were supposed to be the answer to the heated farmers and herders conflict. It has...
18:52, 2019-07-16

Mercedes-parent Daimler warns the costly transition to electric cars is forming a triple-threat to future profits Reuters Mercedes-builder Daimler anticipates its transition to electric vehicles will further squeeze profits until 2022, Bloomberg reported Thursday...
19:56, 2019-11-14

Leuser rainforest: Are palm oil farmers shooting orangutans? Deforestation caused by palm oil cultivation is pushing orangutans closer to farmers who see them as pests....
01:16, 2019-05-04

US government to pay farmers hurt by China trade war $16bn As trade talks are set to resume after a two-month halt, an aid package will see producers paid up to $150 per acre The US government will pay Americ...
04:16, 2019-07-26

Early farmers liked alcohol so much they invented two ways to brew it Residues on pottery from two 7000-year-old sites in China suggest early farmers developed two different ways to brew alcoholic drinks...
11:56, 2019-06-04

Check out these good value plays at Farmers Insurance Open This week’s field for the Farmers Insurance Open at Torrey Pines in San Diego is a deep one, as Rory McIlroy (6/1) and Tiger Woods (10/1) make their ...
00:20, 2020-01-23

Trump lifts curbs on E15 gasoline to help farmers, angering Big Oil The Trump administration on Friday lifted restrictions on the sale of higher ethanol blends of gasoline, keeping a campaign promise to farmers suffer...
17:24, 2019-05-31

Southern Alberta farmers harvest wheat for charity Southern Alberta farmers are once again working together to battle world hunger by doing what they do best. The Taber and District Foodgrains Project...
07:56, 2019-08-21

Farmers protest in Rome over wild boar menace Farmers say boar population is soaring and they destroy crops and cause crashesHundreds of Italian farmers have descended on Rome to protest about wi...
18:04, 2019-11-07

Dutch farmers block roads across the Netherlands in third protest Thousands of Dutch farmers on tractors blocked traffic in and around The Hague on Wednesday in protest against what they say are attempts to blame th...
14:00, 2019-10-16

How Two Kentucky Farmers Became Kings Of Croquet, The Sport That Never Wanted Them On a sunny September Sunday in 1982, Mark Burchfield, a 20-year-old tobacco farmer from rural Kentucky, stood in Manhattan’s Central Park, getting re...
17:00, 2019-09-19

Ivory Coast cocoa farmers concerned about hot, dry weather Farmers in Ivory Coast's cocoa regions said on Monday more rain was needed to boost the April-to-September mid-crop following hot, dry weather last w...
14:40, 2020-01-27

Farmers Anxious After Late Start to Growing Season LEXINGTON, KY (Lex 18) – Wet weather has a number of Kentucky farmers feeling anxious about their corn crops this spring. Experts say some farm...
04:56, 2019-06-12

U.S. farmers experimenting with hemp as China trade war drags on A growing number of U.S. farmers battered by low grain prices and the threat of a prolonged trade war with China are seeking salvation in a plant tha...
12:40, 2019-06-14

US farmers experimenting with hemp as China trade war drags on HAYSVILLE, Kansas – A growing number of U.S. farmers battered by low grain prices and the threat of a prolonged trade war with China are seekin...
19:12, 2019-06-14

France asks EU for early farm aid to help drought-hit farmers France will ask the European Commission to bring forward the payment of 1 billion euros ($1.12 billion) of subsidies to help farmers cope with a hot ...
11:56, 2019-07-22

Farmers dip toes into global crop insurance platform Farmers can now for the first time insure their produce against price volatility as easily as insuring their homes, with a global platform based on h...
13:32, 2019-04-11

Rain leaves veggie farmers struggling with no aid in sight DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Torrential rain this spring prevented most Midwest farmers from planting their crops but while the federal government provide...
17:56, 2019-06-16

Sky shepherds: the farmers using drones to watch their flocks by flight For some farmers in New Zealand, Britain and Australia, drones are not just a toy – they’re an increasingly vital tool A shepherd is out tending a fl...
20:08, 2019-12-26

Sky shepherds: the farmers using drones to watch their flocks by night For some farmers in New Zealand, Britain and Australia, drones are not just a toy – they’re an increasingly vital tool A shepherd is out tending a fl...
19:44, 2019-12-26

Indiana farmers uncover ancient mastodon bones Workers installing a new sewer on an Indiana farm made a mammoth discovery this week — 13,000-year-old mastodon bones....
15:20, 2019-04-19

After brutal spring floods, U.S. farmers face big losses DARKE COUNTY, Ohio (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - The planting season ended more than a month ago, but much of 39-year-old Greg McGlinch’s 450-acre ...
04:52, 2019-07-05

Give a gift today to support our family farmers (QUINCY MEDIA) — The ongoing crisis in farm country is directly impacting family farmers throughout the Midwest. To help, Quincy Media TV stations ar...
14:48, 2019-09-18

Angela Merkel meets Germany’s protesting farmers Thousands of angry German farmers have brought cities to a standstill in recent weeks. Now, Chancellor Angela Merkel is trying to ease their concerns...
11:08, 2019-12-02

Jon Rahm in prime spot for another Farmers Insurance Open win LA JOLLA, Calif. — The devilishly fickle nature of golf has been on full display the past few days at Torrey Pines. In no case is that truer than for...
04:48, 2020-01-26

Brazil farmers push traders to end Amazon soy moratorium Brazilian farmers plan to start a campaign next week to end a ban by trading firms on buying soybeans from parts of the Amazon rainforest cleared aft...
22:44, 2019-11-05

Primark to train 160,000 cotton farmers in sustainability drive Retailer’s target is part of aim to use 100% sustainable cotton in all product categoriesPrimark has announced plans to improve its sustainability cr...
01:52, 2019-08-28

U.S. farmers who planted hemp are now feeling the pinch of a CBD boom Enticed by projections that hemp would bring USD$750 in profits per acre -- well above the USD$150 or less from a typical acre of soybeans -- U.S. fa...
21:16, 2019-11-03

German farmers sue government over climate change failures For the first time, the German government is being taken to court for failing to protect the climate. Ahead of the hearing, DW spoke to one of the pl...
11:20, 2019-10-30

The Farmers’ Almanac is predicting a miserable winter 2020 Soak up the last days of summer because an arctic hell is predicted for this winter. Most of the country will be blasted this year with a “pola...
16:40, 2019-08-27

Liberia's miracle oil brings farmers only empty promises Palm plantations are fuelling a booming international trade but the people who live on its edges feel forgotten The sign at the entrance to the palm ...
13:08, 2020-01-03

Dutch farmers clog roads across the Netherlands in third protest Thousands of Dutch farmers drove tractors along highways causing major traffic jams on Wednesday, as part of their protest campaign against what they...
10:08, 2019-10-16

Modern farmers work harder than cavemen did: study Most would consider themselves lucky to have been born in the modern age — unthreatened by food scarcity and saber-toothed tigers. But a new an...
23:24, 2019-05-20

Trump signs trade deal with Japan he says will help US farmers President Trump on Monday signed a limited trade agreement with Japan, a deal that he said would help America’s farmers and ranchers. The new deal, h...
00:28, 2019-10-08

German farmers protest against Berlin's agriculture policy Farmers have rallied in the western German city of Bonn to protest against what they see as excessive regulation. The German government recently agre...
21:12, 2019-10-14

U.S. plans more aid for farmers amid China trade spat CHICAGO/WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue said on Friday that President Donald Trump had asked him to create a pla...
20:16, 2019-05-11

Trump touts promises after painful year for farmers The president returned to a warm and welcoming crowd of American farmers. But their industry’s outlook appears challenging despite his promises....
15:04, 2020-01-20

UK hemp farmers 'devastated' after being forced to destroy crop Oxfordshire farmers launch campaign against Home Office policy on hemp cultivationTwo hemp farmers say they have been left devastated after they were...
16:32, 2019-07-30

How eminent domain is blighting farmers in path of gas pipeline Compulsory purchase – or the threat of it – of property on the route of a pipeline for fracked natural gas has left a slew of grievances and lawsuits...
08:24, 2019-05-28

Trump, Facing Farmers’ Discontent, Plans Help for Ethanol Amid rising political pressure from trade-war fallout, the Trump administration is moving to increase purchases of domestic grain to make ethanol....
19:16, 2019-10-04

Brazil cotton farmers sue Bayer over patent on GMO seed Brazilian cotton producers in the state of Mato Grosso on Thursday sued Bayer AG , seeking to cancel the chemical company's patent protection for its...
18:00, 2019-07-11

China suspends purchases from US farmers as trade war heats up Beijing's Commerce Ministry announced Monday that it had stopped buying U.S. agricultural goods in retaliation for the Trump administration's decisio...
22:40, 2019-08-05

Rain gives Canadian farmers relief for now from three-year drought With drought turning Chad Ross's pastures brown, the Saskatchewan rancher sent 140 head of cattle to slaughter earlier than usual this spring, as the...
17:48, 2019-06-25

Alberta beefing up penalties for those who trespass on farmers’ property Alberta Premier Jason Kenney says legislation is coming this fall to crack down on protesters who trespass on farms and agricultural land....
20:00, 2019-10-03

Germany eases curbs on shooting wolves, in nod to farmers Germany's cabinet agreed on Wednesday to loosen tight restrictions on shooting wolves to help tackle the growing threat they pose to livestock after ...
17:20, 2019-05-22

NSW farmers granted amnesty for illegal land-clearing Environment movement accuses the Berejiklian government of caving in to big agribusiness over the amnestyNew South Wales farmers who cleared land ill...
06:56, 2019-08-01

Government urged to set up $1bn fund to help farmers protect the environment Long-awaited review says government should consider farming interests before listing threatened speciesThe environment minister should consider farmi...
09:56, 2019-06-27

Wet, soggy spring leaves New Brunswick farmers frustrated According to Environment Canada weather records, it has been a record-breaking spring for rainfall in some areas of New Brunswick....
02:00, 2019-05-22

Aid to make up for Trump trade wars mostly going to largest farmers More than half of the $8.4 billion in aid the U.S. Agriculture Department has given out to compensate for disruptions caused by President Trump's tra...
00:44, 2019-07-31

Farmers still support Trump despite costly trade war with China A March CNN/Des Moines Register poll of registered Republicans in Iowa found 81 per cent approved of how Trump is handling his job, and 82 per cent h...
23:04, 2019-05-19

Trump’s ‘great patriot’ farmers follow him into a trade war _____ MADRID, Iowa (AP) — Iowa farmer Tim Bardole survived years of low crop prices and rising costs by cutting back on fertilizer and herbicides and...
20:32, 2019-05-19

Australia pledges $68 million more in aid to drought-stricken farmers Australia will set aside an additional A$100 million ($68 million) to support drought-stricken farmers as continued dry weather threatens business fo...
08:44, 2019-09-27

Calls to support farmers affected by Hurricane Dorian The storm swept through the region earlier this month causing damage all across the province, from uprooted trees, to downed power lines, to destroye...
00:24, 2019-09-25

Food after oil: how urban farmers are preparing us for a self-sufficient future Bristol is at the head of a food phenomenon that is helping residents better connect with their cities and each otherIf you travel by train into Bris...
14:16, 2019-08-18

Disney discouraged 'Star Wars' fans from visiting its new Galaxy's Edge area, and domestic park visits and profits dropped Reuters Disney actively discouraged people from visiting the new Star Wars: Galaxy's Edge area in Disneyland last quarter, pushing domestic park att...
13:04, 2019-08-08

Bernie Sanders rolls out sweeping plan designed to force America's largest corporations to share profits and power with workers Win McNamee / Getty Images Sen. Bernie Sanders rolled out a new plan on Monday that would impose sweeping rules compelling the nation's largest compa...
16:52, 2019-10-14

Cryptic messages, cute nicknames, and millions in profits — a pair of bankers and lovers allegedly took part in a massive insider-trading ring Fotos International/Courtesy Getty Images A pair of investment bankers and lovers sold confidential information about corporate deals as part of a "l...
12:48, 2019-10-22

Goldman Sachs slaps Apple with the lowest price target of any major research firm as analysts predict TV+ will eat iPhone profits (AAPL) Apple Apple dropped as much as 2.3% on Friday after Goldman Sachs predicted the company's new accounting will cut into iPhones' average selling pric...
19:56, 2019-09-13

Cryptic messages, cute nicknames, and millions in profits —a pair of bankers and lovers allegedly took part in a massive insider-trading ring Fotos International/Courtesy Getty Images A pair of investment bankers and lovers sold confidential information about corporate deals as part of a "l...
12:20, 2019-10-22

‘We’ve got five farmers’ – Cardiff Metropolitan University prepares for the Europa League Cardiff Met will make history when they take on Progrès Niederkorn on Thursday and coach Christian Edwards is hoping the Luxembourgers will underesti...
14:12, 2019-06-26

Indonesian seaweed farmers seek $140 million over oil spill in Australia Indonesian seaweed farmers were set to seek more than A$200 million ($137 million) from Thailand's PTT Exploration and Production in a trial starting...
05:24, 2019-06-17

Cyberbullying by vegan activists a source of stress for farmers, psychologists say The Standing Committee on Agriculture and Agri-Food spent several months studying the mental health challenges facing farmers, ranchers and agricultu...
20:40, 2019-08-05

Danish farmers divided over plan to flood their lands to cut emissions In a country that aims to be carbon neutral by 2050, returning land to peat bog could save 1.4m tonnes of carbon emissions each yearGill Andersen is,...
13:48, 2019-12-28

‘Harvest from hell’: Alberta farmers demanding action from government Alberta farmers are asking for aggressive action from the government on serious economic hardships following this year’s ‘harvest from hell’....
23:44, 2019-11-14

Shopping at the farmers' market on food stamps: 'Not just for white foodies' California is rich with agriculture, but the region has seen a decline in low-income residents at outdoor marketsSan Francisco farmers’ markets are o...
00:12, 2019-07-25

Caught between floods and drought: Farmers in Nicaragua living in uncertainty Across the Central American Dry Corridor, communities are facing increasingly extreme weather. In Nicaragua, the region's poorest country, subsistenc...
11:08, 2019-06-12

Vegan activist ‘covered in blood’ after being attacked by angry farmers Being a vegan activist is apparently tough and dangerous work. Video posted on Instagram shows a woman — who goes by the name “Mythical M...
01:16, 2019-09-06

Trump administration promises biofuel boost to farmers, angering Big Oil The Trump administration on Friday unveiled a plan to boost U.S. biofuels consumption starting next year to help struggling farmers, a move that chee...
17:56, 2019-10-04

US farmers who sell to China feel pain of Beijing’s tariffs DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — China’s announcement Monday of higher tariffs on $60 billion of American exports — retaliation for President Donald Tru...
00:52, 2019-05-14

Former EPA officials say farmers won't get the aid they're claiming from Trump water rule rewrite Environmentalists and former EPA officials are questioning whether farmers, touted by the Trump administration as one of the biggest beneficiaries of...
06:32, 2020-01-28

John Deere predicts battered US farmers will cut purchases by $464 million American farmers grappling with low crop prices and the loss of Chinese markets due to President Trump's trade struggle with Beijing are likely to pu...
20:28, 2019-05-17

Ivory Coast farmers push back against cocoa output cap Cocoa farmers in Ivory Coast say they plan to ramp up production and establish new plantations, potentially jeopardizing a new policy to cap output a...
16:16, 2019-12-12

Marc Leishman charges back for emotional Farmers victory LA JOLLA, Calif. — The scene around the Torrey Pines clubhouse as the Farmers Insurance Open was coming to its climax Sunday afternoon was as surreal...
04:32, 2020-01-27

German court rejects farmers' climate change challenge A German court rejected on Thursday a lawsuit brought by a group of farmers trying to compel the government to take swifter action on climate change....
18:12, 2019-10-31

Farmers call for national strategy on climate change and agriculture IPCC report finds reduction in global heating requires transformation of food production and land managementClimate crisis reducing land’s ability to...
11:04, 2019-08-08

Trump tariff tweets thicken fog of trade war for farmers and retailers The trade war that President Trump is waging with China was burden enough for the Midwest farmers who helped put him in the White House, forcing some...
07:16, 2019-08-11

Benefits to farmers of global heating outweighed by losses, says report Value of European agriculture could fall 16% in 30 years due to drought and higher rainfallAny advantages to European agriculture from a warming worl...
07:20, 2019-09-04

Hampshire farmers join Extinction Rebellion climate protest They want to highlight the fact they are one of the industries worst affected by climate change....
06:12, 2019-10-05

Southern Alberta farmers find innovation at Livestock Expo The third annual Alberta Livestock Expo kicked off Wednesday at Exhibition Park in Lethbridge....
02:00, 2019-10-10

Rwanda: Green village helps farmers adapt to flooding Rwanda's hillside farming communities are increasingly vulnerable to flooding. For some whose livelihoods were washed away, a green village illage of...
10:40, 2019-10-29

How Do Farmers Make Money on Corn? By Charging to Shoot It From a Cannon Farmers have found a fertile side hustle launching vegetables; “Why not shoot it? We’re fat Americans and we play with our food.”...
20:16, 2019-09-10

German court to rule on farmers' climate change challenge A family of farmers worried that their windswept North Sea island will be engulfed by rising sea-levels is among a Greenpeace-led group of plaintiffs...
11:44, 2019-10-31

Chinese farmers gear up for armyworm as government says situation severe China's agriculture ministry said on Wednesday it had now found fall armyworm in 19 provinces, across 5 million mu or about 333,000 hectares of crops...
14:44, 2019-06-26

German court rejects farmers' climate lawsuit, appeal possible A German court on Thursday rejected a lawsuit brought by three farming families and the Greenpeace environmental pressure group against the German go...
17:12, 2019-10-31

Book donations needed for Kids Day at Franklin Co. Farmers Market FRANKFORT, Ky. (LEX 18)– A Frankfort school plans to hand out hundreds of books this summer and they’re looking for donations to keep the...
23:32, 2019-06-26

Colombian farmers under pressure from frosts linked to climate change Potato farmer Pedro Gomez stared out across rows and rows of ruined potato plants, the usually green foliage brown and withered by heavy frost....
10:44, 2020-01-18

Trump said China would more than double its agricultural purchases from the US. Farmers are skeptical. AP Photo/Andrew Harnik American farmers welcomed the announcement of an interim trade agreement between the US and China on Friday. But they remained...
17:24, 2019-12-15

PepsiCo offers to settle with Indian potato farmers after backlash Farmers sued for allegedly growing potatoes used in Lay’s crisps without permissionPepsiCo has faced a backlash after suing four Indian farmers who a...
12:50, 2019-05-01

Floods and Trump’s Trade War Create an Uncertain Year for Farmers Prices are rising and planting is far behind schedule as farmers face a complex new calculus about what to plant—or whether to plant at all....
23:32, 2019-05-31

The first human farmers continued to forage a wide diet from nature We used to think that our pre-historic switch to farming restricted our diets and deprived us of nutrition, but new evidence suggests this wasn’t the...
10:40, 2019-04-09

U.S. farmers, lawmakers dial up pressure on Trump over biofuel policy The agriculture and biofuel industries and their allies in the U.S. Congress ramped up pressure on the Trump administration on Wednesday over the rel...
22:20, 2019-08-21

American farmers ask for mental health help in face of economic stress Randy Roecker had just finished building a new state-of-the-art dairy barn on his family farm when the Great Recession hit....
05:04, 2019-11-08

Targeted insurance offers French farmers some drought relief Hundreds of French farmers who signed up for specialist policies aimed at insuring against freak weather are getting swift payouts which could help t...
18:56, 2019-08-01

'I'm standing right here in the middle of climate change': How USDA is failing farmers ROCK PORT, Missouri — Rick Oswald is standing on the doorstep of the white farmhouse he grew up in, but almost nothing is as it should be. To his rig...
14:20, 2019-10-16

Angry farmers cause Dutch police to close off parliament square Police in the Dutch city of The Hague closed its central parliament square on Wednesday to keep out farmers protesting over what they see as attempts...
17:20, 2019-10-16

Dutch farmers protest unfair treatment in efforts to cut emissions THE HAGUE, Netherlands — Dutch farmers drove their tractors in slow-moving convoys to a massive demonstration Wednesday to protest their treatment by...
18:08, 2019-10-16

Legal hemp, CBD stir more US farmers to grow unfamiliar crop The compound, which doesn’t cause a high like that of marijuana, is hyped as a health product to reduce anxiety, treat pain and promote sleep....
17:48, 2019-11-21

High debts and low yields push Canada's farmers to the brink Poor conditions coupled with dismal harvests are taking a severe toll on workers’ mental health On an autumn afternoon in the Canadian prairies, gold...
08:20, 2019-11-18

Farmers urge better preparation for 'the next drought’ as Labor suggests war cabinet National Farmers’ Federation calls for a ‘new approach’ for future dry spellsFarmers are calling on the government to develop a new drought policy th...
11:44, 2019-10-16

Brazil forest fires rage as farmers push into the Amazon Forest fires are surging in Brazil, with the country's space agency reporting almost 8,000 fires already this year. Scientist Carlos Nobre from Sao P...
17:56, 2019-08-21

Don't blame meat for the climate crisis, say European livestock farmers An EU without farmed animals would see a loss of biodiversity and spark a rural exodus, new campaign group claimsMeat and farmed animals are wrongly ...
17:20, 2019-10-15

Farmers and ranchers caught in the middle of Trump’s trade wars The past few years have been trying times for America’s farmers and ranchers. As President Trump’s trade war with China drags on with no end in sight...
14:28, 2019-08-19

American farmers have been crushed by Trump's trade war with China. That's about to change. Scott Olson/Getty Images American farmers, particularly soybean farmers, have been whacked by the US-China trade war. Soybeans were a huge export fro...
14:40, 2019-11-13

Rights group accuses dairy farmers of animal cruelty _ again An animal rights group is leveling a new round of allegations against Pennsylvania dairy farmers who were acquitted of animal cruelty charges nearly ...
20:20, 2019-06-28

'I'm standing here in the middle of climate change': How USDA is failing farmers ROCK PORT, Missouri — Rick Oswald is standing on the doorstep of the white farmhouse he grew up in, but almost nothing is as it should be. To his rig...
11:20, 2019-10-15

Ivorian cocoa farmers welcome rains amid concern over mid-crop Rains remained below average last week in most of Ivory Coast’s cocoa-growing regions but were more abundant compared to previous weeks, which could ...
11:40, 2019-06-04

Canada's farmers pushed to the brink by politics, weather and banks Poor conditions coupled with dismal harvests are taking a severe toll on workers’ mental health On an autumn afternoon in the Canadian prairies, gold...
13:04, 2019-11-18

Brazilian farmers join soy seed patent claim against Bayer An ongoing legal case against Bayer acquired momentum as more farmers joined a lawsuit against the life sciences firm over the legitimacy of a patent...
00:52, 2019-07-30

US briefing: Death penalty, election security and trade aid to farmers Friday’s top story: justice department reinstates federal death penalty after 16 years. Plus, why multibillion-dollar fines won’t stop Google and Fac...
12:40, 2019-07-26

Senate GOP leader says Trump's tariffs have been 'very tough' on American farmers Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said Monday that a trade dispute between the Trump administration and China has ...
23:20, 2019-09-30

Ivorian cocoa farmers hope for more rain to boost mid-crop Ivory Coast's cocoa mid-crop could be reduced in quality and length if abundant rain fails to arrive this month, farmers said on Monday, as cocoa reg...
15:24, 2019-05-13

Tiger Woods’ early nightmare denies him Farmers surge LA JOLLA, Calif. — The round — specifically the first hole — couldn’t have started any worse for Tiger Woods on Friday unless he had discovered he ha...
03:12, 2020-01-25

New 'Cosmic Crisp' apple variety lasts 'for more than a year,' farmers say The Cosmic Crisp -- a super-sweet variety of apple named for its bright yellowish dots on the skin that look like cosmic stars -- is expected to hit ...
22:40, 2019-12-01

Netherlands farmers stage tractor protest, cause huge jams Farmers drove their tractors to The Hague to send the message to the government about the importance of their trade. They hoped to counter stereotype...
19:04, 2019-10-01

FROM THE FIELD: Malawi farmers diversify to fight climate change Farmers in Malawi are diversifying their crops and adopting sustainable technologies as they look at ways to adapt to a changing climate.   ...
22:28, 2019-08-26

Trump lifts curbs on E15 gasoline, delivering on promise to U.S. farmers The Trump administration on Friday lifted restrictions on the sale of higher ethanol blends of gasoline, keeping a campaign promise to farmers suffer...
15:56, 2019-05-31

Rain brings joy to farmers in NSW and Victoria and dampens some bushfires as others burn Fire-hit areas receive desperately needed rain, as severe thunderstorms cause flooding in MelbourneUp to 50mm of rain has fallen across parts of New ...
11:36, 2020-01-16

Ivory Coast cocoa farmers hope for more sunny days Heavy rainfall last week in most of Ivory Coast's cocoa-growing regions was accompanied by some of the sunniest days in months, improving bean qualit...
16:56, 2019-11-04

‘It is very confusing’: new drought working group to coordinate assistance to farmers Working group comes as new federal drought coordinator Shane Stone refuses to be drawn on climate change’s impact on droughtAgriculture ministers hav...
05:24, 2019-12-10

Manitoba farmers confronted with drenched fields after summer of drought It’s gone from one extreme to the other: Manitoba farmers are now dealing with drenched fields during harvest season following an extremely dry summe...
14:40, 2019-10-01

‘It is very confusing’: drought response needs urgent overhaul, farmers’ group says National Farmers’ Federation call comes as new federal drought coordinator Shane Stone refuses to be drawn on climate change’s impact on droughtAustr...
03:52, 2019-12-10

Rory McIlroy off to quick start at Farmers Insurance Open LA JOLLA, Calif. — At stake for Tiger Woods at this week’s Farmers Insurance Open is winning his 83rd career tournament to set the all-time PGA Tour ...
05:52, 2020-01-24

Microsoft went to court, lobbied Congress and changed the law, all to fight back against an IRS investigation into the billions of tax-free profits it had shifted to Puerto Rico for years (MSFT) Yana Paskova/Getty Images Microsoft had shifted at least $39 billion in US profits to Puerto Rico back in 2005, where its tax consultants at KPMG had...
22:32, 2020-01-23

How a closed-door meeting shows farmers are waking up on climate change Perdue, Vilsack and leading agricultural groups gathered in a Maryland barn to talk about the farm-country issue that dare not speak its name....
11:40, 2019-12-09

Upstate New York duck farmers beg Cuomo to stop foie gras ban Starting in 2022, all sales of the French delicacy will be illegal, with violators facing up to $2,000 in penalties....
06:28, 2019-12-06

‘We need a lifeline’ South African farmers plead for asylum as attacks escalate SOUTH Africans are pleading for asylum abroad as attacks on farmers in the country escalate....
14:48, 2019-06-25

Where it all begins: Colombia's peasant farmers fuel Pacific drug trade The wave of drugs arriving in countries like Fiji starts in the jungles of South America where ‘coca is everything’The cocaine market is booming in A...
03:16, 2019-06-26

Suffolk artist's sketches raising funds for farmers' mental health A Suffolk artist challenged herself to do 100 drawings in 100 days for a rural health charity....
14:20, 2019-11-01

Startup helps Scottish farmers grow gourmet plants with sea water A British startup is teaching farmers how to grow crops using water from a source which won't run out – the sea....
16:28, 2019-11-26

Bald eagle wrapped in octopus' tentacles rescued by salmon farmers Salmon farmers at Vancouver Island, Canada rescued a bald eagle trapped in the tentacles of a large octopus.       ...
17:44, 2019-12-13

In Peru, farmers find ways to grow food without burning down the forest Farmers around the Peruvian city of Iquitos usually burn parts of the Amazon rainforest so they can grow food in the fertile soil. Now, they're findi...
12:52, 2019-07-04

Australia to offer farmers hurt by drought up to $688 million in cheap loans Australia will offer farmers hurt by drought up to A$1 billion ($688.10 million) in cheap loans, Prime Minister Scott Morrison is expected to announc...
04:16, 2019-11-07

Ivory Coast drier spell, sun boost cocoa crop: farmers Below average rainfall mixed with long sunny spells last week in most of Ivory Coast's cocoa regions will improve growing conditions after weeks of w...
15:24, 2019-11-11

Australia offers drought ravaged farmers up to $688 million in cheap loans Australia will offer farmers hurt by drought up to A$1 billion ($688.10 million) in cheap loans, Prime Minister Scott Morrison said on Thursday, as t...
05:00, 2019-11-07

California sunflower farmers ask visitors to stop trampling fields for selfies ‘Selfie seekers’ are causing ‘noticeable concern and damage’ to several properties, according to sheriff’s departmentFarmers in one California county...
20:40, 2019-07-03

France sets pesticide safe zones, angering both farmers and environmentalists The French government on Friday established safe distances for pesticide spreading on crops near homes in an attempt to settle a heated debate betwee...
20:16, 2019-12-20

Thailand asks farmers not to grow off-season rice on drought worries The Thai government has asked farmers in 22 provinces to not grow off-season rice, as the country braced for a dry spell amid low water levels in mai...
12:16, 2019-11-11

The US is fighting a french-fry shortage because it's been so cold that farmers are struggling to harvest their potatoes Brent Hofacker Cold weather has damaged potato yields in the US, which is now threatening the availability of french fries, Bloomberg reported. Frost...
16:04, 2019-12-02

The US is fighting a French fry shortage because it's been so cold that farmers are struggling to harvest their potatoes Cold weather has damaged potato yields in the US, which is now threatening the availability of French fries, Bloomberg reported. Frosts stunted the g...
15:44, 2019-12-02

Rain, early snows delay U.S. harvest in latest blow to farmers Excessive rains and an October snowstorm have stalled the harvest in the U.S. grain belt's northern tier, one more blow to farmers already struggling...
11:36, 2019-11-01

Farmers jailed in Australia for smuggling Danish pig semen in shampoo bottles Two men from GD Pork pleaded guilty in WA to breaching biosecurity laws to gain ‘unfair’ breeding advantageTwo pig farmers in Western Australia will ...
05:24, 2019-08-14

Frozen harvest leaves bitter taste for U.S. sugar beet farmers Weather during harvest season in the U.S. Red River Valley, a fertile sugar beet region in Minnesota and North Dakota, has to farmers felt like a ser...
08:04, 2019-11-27

Ardern tells New Zealand farmers to cut carbon emissions or face penalties Farmers given until 2022 to make changes or pay higher taxes as party of net-zero emissions by 2050 policyNew Zealand farmers have five years to redu...
06:00, 2019-10-24

Ivory Coast dry spell, sun to improve cocoa main crop: farmers Lighter rains mixed with sunshine across most of Ivory Coast's cocoa-growing regions will boost the October-to-March main crop after weeks of heavy r...
17:48, 2019-10-21

Australian farmers jailed for smuggling Danish pig semen in shampoo bottles Two WA men from GD Pork pleaded guilty to breaching biosecurity laws to gain ‘unfair’ breeding advantageTwo Western Australian pig farmers will be ja...
04:32, 2019-08-14

Trump announces deal to boost demand for ethanol, in boon for farmers The Trump administration moved Friday to quell complaints from farmers — a key voting constituency — by increasing federal mandates for production of...
16:56, 2019-10-04

Crop invaders: China's small farmers struggle to defeat armyworm Yan Wenliu leans on the side of his cart as he prepares to leave his sugarcane field in Southwest China, bewildered by the formidable new pest that h...
10:44, 2019-08-09

Chinese farmers are breeding ‘mutant’ pigs the size of polar bears Farmers have always done their best to maximize yield, whether that be cramming another row of corn onto a field or breeding beefier cattle, but pig ...
20:20, 2019-10-08

Brazil farmers struggle for internet signal as tech floods sector Brazil's lack of reliable internet accessibility in rural areas is an increasingly critical problem for its farmers, as more agricultural equipment a...
12:36, 2019-05-21

Southern Alberta farmers grapple with after-effects of Tuesday’s severe storm Residents in southern Alberta are dealing with the aftermath of a severe storm that slammed the area, damaging crops on Tuesday...
02:04, 2019-08-08

Survivors survey Australian bushfire carnage as farmers bury their dead Unprecedented devastation across the farms, mountains and towns of New South Wales“Two more just died in the last few minutes,” Tom Grant says as he ...
14:12, 2020-01-07

Survivors survey Australian bushfire carnage as farmers bury their livestock Unprecedented devastation across the farms, mountains and towns of New South Wales“Two more just died in the last few minutes,” Tom Grant said as he ...
16:52, 2020-01-07

Classic Tractors From The '80s Are Becoming Popular With Farmers Sick Of High-Tech Bullshit While modern agriculture is filled with very modern technology, farmers have been butting heads with some of the biggest farm equipment builders over...
20:28, 2020-01-07

Storm-battered Indiana farmers fear new Trump tariff tempest Tornadoes and worse hit the state’s corn belt recently but trade wars with China and Mexico threaten ‘a very big impact’The sun is finally shining in...
08:32, 2019-06-07

Drought policies developed in 'vacuum', farmers' lobby says – politics live The National Farmers’ Federation’s calls for a holistic drought strategy grow louder. All the day’s events, live 11.32pm BST Labor has voted to suppo...
00:48, 2019-10-17

Drought policies developed in 'vacuum', says farmers' lobby – politics live The National Farmers’ Federation’s calls for a wholistic drought strategy grow louder. All the days events, live 9.53pm BST Labor MPs have been calle...
23:16, 2019-10-16

Farmers look to capture carbon as warnings of climate shocks grow louder Some Canadian farmers are making sustainable changes in their fields following dire climate change reports....
19:32, 2019-08-11

Epic floods and trade wars – the US farmers battered by politics and climate The weather is wild, the tariffs are rising, and as frustration ripples through the Iowa corn fields, rural America is ready to confront its 2020 can...
15:36, 2019-05-30

Trump poised to lift curbs on E15 gasoline in latest boost to U.S. farmers The Trump administration will announce an end to a summertime ban on sales of higher ethanol blends of gasoline as early as Friday, a spokesman for a...
13:16, 2019-05-31

Indian farmers shocked as suspected meteorite crashes into rice field Football-sized object landed in paddy in Bihar state after ‘fireball’ came down from skyA suspected meteorite crashed into the middle of a rice field...
17:20, 2019-07-25