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Louisiana lawmakers take aim at soy milk, cauliflower rice

Jun. 3, 2019 2:45 PM EDT

BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — Cauliflower rice, almond milk and veggie burgers have become targets in Louisiana's legislative session, with lawmakers seeking to protect their farmers by adding new limits on how food products can be labeled. The House and Senate have backed food classification restrictions on...

Wet spring delays California crops, snow elsewhere in West

May. 21, 2019 6:29 PM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — California growers are frustrated by an unusually wet spring that has delayed the planting of some crops like rice and damaged others including strawberries and wine grapes. The state's wet conditions come as much of the West is experiencing weird weather. Colorado and Wyoming got an...