While not yet a rat-pocalypse, favorable weather conditions have helped create a spike in rat numbers in the Dallas-Fort Worth metropolitan area, and other areas of Texas.
“We’ve really got a rat explosion,” said Cliff Moore, owner of DFW-based Animal Services Inc, as quoted in the Dallas Observer. “It’s throughout Dallas, Fort Worth, the whole […]
The harvesting of winter wheat in the United States and Canada has brought reports of wheat contaminated with deoxynivalenol (a.k.a., DON and vomitoxin) far in excess of the maximum allowable amounts for use in human food and animal feed.
“Our highest that we’ve seen is 30 parts per million. Typically, the market likes to see […]
I have a little bit of an addiction to my phone. It is constantly in my pocket or within a foot of me, tantalizing me with the numerous games and apps I have on it—not to mention hundreds of pictures of my dog. Much of my life is in that phone: a calorie tracker, […]
Recent heavy thunderstorms have done little to alleviate the severe drought conditions throughout almost all of California.
According the latest report from the U.S. Drought Monitor, “severe” drought covers 99.8% of California. In May, 100% of the state was in “severe” drought.
The LA Times reports that a “series of thunderstorms that have hit California […]