The same incentives that make historic preservation laws counterproductive also make much environmental regulation just as ineffective. Jonathan Wood Property and Environment Research Center (PERC) HISTORIC PRESERVATION LAWS LEAD TO DETERIORATION, SO DOES INVOLUNTARY CONSERVATION   In Naperville, a suburb…

Once the bison’s value as an ecological curiosity increased, efforts to preserve the species became successful. Today, there are numerous bison ranches, some of which produce bison for the meat market. The National Bison Association reports that there are 450,000…

Spate of agriculture mergers worry farmers, lawmakers Christopher Doering Des Moines Register "If these mergers are completed, the seed and chemical sector would be left with just four major players — including one owned by the Chinese government. Dow-DuPont, Bayer-Monsanto and…