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1 hr ago | Williamson Daily News Online
SbumittedThe students pictured above from the Tug Valley High School Agriculture Department were in attendance at the USDA StrikeForce Meeting this past Tuesday.
5 hrs ago | Ag Professional
University of Missouri Extension specialist Bill Wiebold said farmers may hold onto corn this year to sell it when prices increase.
9 hrs ago | The Motley Fool
Essentially, Deere hasn't participated in the broader market rally because investors have been pricing in the effect of declining crop prices on demand for its agricultural equipment.
The ripening corn and soybean fields stretch for miles in every direction from Dennis Wentworth's farm in Downs, Illinois.
MARSHALLTOWN, Iowa- Eight years ago Iowa Choice Harvest was an idea, but Friday the idea was recognized as a success.
Sharleen and Jim Hubbard raise beef cattle. This year's business has been tough.
Lean, finely-textured beef , commonly referred to by media outlets as "pink slime," is "back in demand," according to Yahoo! News.
A California food producer is recalling more than 92,000 pounds of chicken Caesar salad kits due to listeria concerns.
Courtesy photo Various local dignitaries gathered Thursday afternoon to dedicate the newly renovated Bayard Community Center.
Some educators in the Topeka school district had illegal access to data that identifies students from low-income families, which is federally protected as confidential.
Problems in NJ's food stamps program put funds at risk The state is working on a fix, said Department of Human Services spokeswoman Ellen Lovejoy via email.
The wheat harvest may have begun. And if the rain holds off, yields look to be promising this year, but quality issues are now a factor for local producers.
Fresh from the farm: Buy F.R.E.S.H. products at Chico Natural Foods Cooperative and S&S Organic Produce and Natural Foods.
Here's food for thought: Of the 55 million kids enrolled in U.S. schools, 21 million get free or reduced-cost lunch, yet 85 percent of the schoolchildren eligible for these U.S. Department of Agriculture sponsored lunches don't get such meals when school's not in session.
The announcement was made Tuesday morning, a day after an arrest warrant was issued in Illinois for Jon Stolarz, one of the park's operators.
The U.S. Department of Agriculture's Foreign Agricultural Service today announced funding for seven international projects through the 2014 Food for Progress Program.
Updated: Sat Aug 23, 2014 12:23 pm
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