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1 hr ago | Asheville Citizen-Times
The U.S. Department of Agriculture is seeking public comment on a petition asking the agency to implement new standards for the care and treatment of bears kept in roadside zoos.
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5 hrs ago | Examiner.com
Check out the ASPCA's video " What Not to Buy? Pet Store Puppies! " It has a great message and is definitely worth sharing with your friends on Facebook and Twitter.
6 hrs ago | Gateway Pundit
Your tax dollars at work Millions of dollars of farm subsidies were given to city dwellers including over $100,000 to Louis Farrakhan in Hyde Park! Case Study Example: Three Year Economic Savings Program, Inc., Hyde Park, 60615 A non-profit organization called Three Year Economic Savings Program, Inc received 19 payments totaling $103,529 .
7 hrs ago | Examiner.com
As part of the U.S. Department of Agriculture's commitment to encourage the next generation of scientists, USDA Chief Scientist and Undersecretary for Research, Education, and Economics Catherine Woteki will speak at Eleanor Roosevelt High School in Greenbelt, Md., on December 9. Students in the school's Watershed Integrated Study Program , led by ... (more)
9 hrs ago | New Hampshire Public Radio -
The meat on your dinner table probably didn't come from a happy little cow that lived a wondrous life out on rolling green hills.
9 hrs ago | PR-inside.com
This BSE regulation is based on international scientific literature and standards established by the World Organization for Animal Health .
10 hrs ago | Politico
USDA TO CLARIFY ORGANIC DAIRY 'TRANSITIONING' RULE : "The milk you purchase at the grocery store might say its organic, but - under USDA rules - that doesn't mean the cows from which your milk was sourced have always been cared for in compliance with the department's organic standards," Pro Ag reports this morning.
14 hrs ago | DNAinfo.com
So far, OMH has processed three invoices from the USDA, which totaled $11,994.62, said Ben Rosen, a pokesman for the agency.
14 hrs ago | Missourian
Each week, the Missourian highlights a government record that is available to the public.
This photo was taken through part of a Topeka Zoo fence that would be replaced if the Topeka City Council approves a proposed $141,179 project budget it will consider Tuesday evening.
Hey, Chicagoans, there is a new dog food in town for your pets to try. It was developed and launched by Jami Ippolito, a long-time animal lover and the owner of Chicago's West Loop's popular pet product boutique, Paw Naturals .
USDA has been made aware that there is a fraudulent letter circulating to producers and/or contractors.
A blown transformer forced hundreds of students out of a Chicago school and several other schools without air conditioning cut classes early.
MANITOWOC - River Wood Estates, a senior assisted living community at 950 Rapids Road, plans two holiday events.
Consumers in rural America soon could have another way to reduce their energy use because of changes the Agriculture Department is making to a popular loan program.
Lisa Coverdale, Connecticut State Conservationist for the USDA-Natural Resources Conservation Service, as announced the agency is currently accepting applications for the Farm and Ranch Lands Protection Program for FY2014.
A Pineville man lost his life in a single vehicular crash in East Baton Rouge on Friday evening.