Record-breaking smoke over Canada.
For more than a month, dozens of large fires have raged in British Columbia &, more recently, the Northwest Territories. NASA photo.
Thursday, 12 January 2017
U.S. takes step to boost organic food production
The U.S. Department of Agriculture has taken a step toward increasing the production of organic foods – which has not kept pace with demand, by launching a program to certify farmland that growers are in the process of switching to organic. Story here.