- Cotton is the biggest non-food agricultural crop in the world.
- It uses 11% of the entire world’s pesticides.
- In developing nations specifically, 50% of pesticides go towards cotton. 715 more words
SALT LAKE COUNTY – State leaders are getting creative when it comes to water conservation. The Utah Division of Water Resources has rolled out a new program called, “Hall of Fame or Shame.” 331 more words
CARSON CITY, Nev. — For boaters and tourist businesses in southeastern Utah, draining Lake Powell would be a disaster. But for environmentalists and those who rely on water from Lake Mead, it might be a dream. 240 more words