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2005-03-23 18:00:00

WASHINGTON (AP) -- The government will start keeping track of all the "greenhouse" gases that farmers and foresters voluntarily reduce to help combat global warming. Officials in the Energy and Agriculture departments issued guidelines Wednesday for counting those efforts. They said the action indicates how seriously the Bush administration views the problem of gases that trap heat in the atmosphere like a greenhouse. Agriculture Secretary Mike Johanns said farm and forest landowners now...