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Environmental Officials Warn Of Effects Of Climate Change On State

Connecticut environmental officials are warning of dire consequences from climate change that will affect agriculture, dams and levees, waterfront habitats and public health.


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The Local Food Myth: Why Locavores May Be Getting It Wrong

Hitching health and greener planet hopes to the local food movement? You may want to reconsider.


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Christmas Tree Growers Say Next Two Weeks The Busiest

It promises to be a busy next couple of weeks for tree farmers in Connecticut.  Residents will be searching for the perfect Christmas tree and there is no shortage of farms from which to choose. […]


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Storm’s Damage To Agriculture Being Assessed

A Connecticut farm expert says Tropical Storm Irene damaged the state’s crops though the extent is not yet known.


Agriculture Seen as Important Sector of State Economy

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ A new report says agriculture in Connecticut is more important to the state’s economy than even its supporters say. The report issued Monday by the University of Connecticut says agricultural sales […]