|Heatwaves could threaten food crops, study warns|
The Guardian [UK] - 3/20/2014. Press Association - Future heatwaves could threaten key global food crops if climate change is not addressed, according to a British study. Researchers came to the conclusion after estimating the effects of extreme temperatures and raised carbon dioxide levels on maize, wheat and soybean production.
|Tractor Safety Course offered in Union|
Penobscot Bay Pilot - 3/19/2014. The University of Maine Cooperative Extension, Knox-Lincoln Farm Bureau and Union Farm Equipment will conduct a tractor safety course beginning Wednesday, April 9, 6 to 8 p.m. at Union Farm Equipment on Route 17. The registration deadline is March 26.