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3 hrs ago | Holtville Tribune
Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack today announced a new report on scientific breakthroughs discovered by USDA researchers that led to new patents and inventions with the potential for commercial application and potential economic growth.
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5 hrs ago | Press & Sun-Bulletin
Two new board members have joined the Tioga County Local Development Corporation recently, after they were appointed by the Tioga County Legislature this spring.
9 hrs ago | WLLR-FM Davenport
This just seems TOO simple, doesn't it? Most of us eat until we are stuffed! But experts say there's a way to eat less and feel full faster without dieting.
14 hrs ago | KTIV-TV Sioux City
Efforts by the nation's corn growers to get their crops planted in key grain states continue to sputter.
18 hrs ago | Agri Marketing
SENATORS URGE USDA TO PROVIDE ADDITIONAL FUNDING TO FIGHT SWINE PEDV Apr. 23, 2014 Source: Office of U.S. Senator Kay Hagan news release U.S. Senator Kay Hagan is continuing efforts to address the deadly Porcine Epidemic Diarrhea virus that is devastating pork producers in North Carolina and significantly impacting the agricultural economy.
22 hrs ago | Forbes.com
Yet today, the number and scope of environmental problems feels overwhelming. Aside from celebrating Earth Day, it doesn't seem there is much we can do to make things better.
This is Monday's report of the grain prices and trends, prepared by the USDA and the Illinois Department of Agriculture.
If you or anyone in your family is on a restricted diet due to food allergies, you need to check your refrigerator.
A new protein that has been carefully, genetically controlled, is sweeping Vail Valley restaurants and fine dining establishments around the country.
These breeds go the extra mile when it comes to pleasing their owners and handlers while working or training.
The U.S. Department of Agriculture will award $6 million to 10 universities to finance the study of what climate change means to agriculture and strategies for helping farmers and ranchers deal with weather changes.
The U.S. Department of Agriculture Rural Development has awarded the City of Rhinelander funding for the City's downtown sewer improvement project.
"It's no secret farming expenses are going up, and if the USDA analysts are right, we could be facing a little squeeze," Mississippi Land Bank Chairman of the Board Abbott Myers said at the organization's annual meeting.
Beef prices have reached all-time highs in the U.S. and aren't expected to come down any time soon.
ONE of the world's biggest food companies is recalling nearly 100,000 pounds of sausages.
"Agriculture plays a critical role in the North Country economy," said Rep. Owens.
Although global and U.S. wheat exports are projected to rise over the next decade, the U.S. share of the world market is projected to continue to decline because of competition from other exporters.