Agricultural laboratory could close after 75 years

Outlet: The Coshocton Tribune

March 27, 2011

FRESNO — Concerns about drinking water contaminants, improved food production and safe fishing and swimming conditions all are issues addressed through research at the U.S. Department of Agriculture North Appalachian Experimental Watershed (NAEW) in White Eyes Township. However, the USDA Agricultural Research Service fiscal year 2012 budget proposes closing it and nine other research stations around the country after Oct. 1…

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