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  1. See Show Transcript Read the original story

    1 hr ago | Lessiter Publications

    ... we continue to see very low interest rates for our customers. We are confident in the long-term strength in the agriculture industry and the increasing global demand for

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  2. Drought Relief ProjectedRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | KFOR-AM Lincoln

    ... Gillispie in Sioux Falls expects improvement in parts of Iowa, Minnesota and South Dakota. Some people in the agriculture industry and with municipal water supplies are still wary. Nathan Fields with the National Corn Growers Association says that ...

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  3. ConAgra sells Newport-based Medallion FoodsRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The City Wire

    Shearer's Foods, a private label salty snack manufacturer owned by Toronto-based private equity firm Wind Point Partners, has acquired the assets of the Medallion Foods business from ConAgra Foods,Inc. for $33.5 million.

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  4. Students receive agriculture tipsRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Altoona Mirror

    Rick Ruppert, brandishing a bag of cow feed, told a group of central Pennsylvania 4-H students that putting that feed together was much like baking a cake.

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  5. 'Liking' away your right to sue General MillsRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | Business Journal

    Any of you who are thinking about suing General Mills Inc. in the near future: You might want to rethink that breakfast of Wheaties or Lucky Charms.

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  6. Dislike: If You 'Like' General Mills on Facebook, You Can't Sue the CompanyRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | Entrepreneur Magazine

    That soggy little spoonful of crazy is pretty much what American food giant General Mills slyly just added to its privacy policy.

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  7. Post continues buying spree with $2.45bn mega-deal to acquire Michael FoodsRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | FoodNavigator

    Cereal maker Post Holdings has made its biggest acquisition since it was spun off from Ralcorp in 2012, splashing out $2.45bn for egg, potato, and dairy products maker Michael Foods from affiliates of private-equity groups GS Capital Partners, Thomas H. Lee Partners and other owners.

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  8. 'Liking' General Mills on Facebook could waive consumers' legal rightsRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | The Globe and Mail

    Can a company strip consumers of the right to launch a lawsuit against it just because they clicked "like" on its Facebook page? The question came up after the New York Times reported that consumers who "liked" General Mills Inc., the maker of Cheerios cereal, were giving up their right to sue the U.S. food giant under new legal terms quietly ... (more)

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  9. Hoarding case leaves Humane Society with a full houseRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | WTVG-TV Toledo

    Last Friday, investigators seized more than two dozen animals from a home in the 200 block of Portsmouth near West Sylvania.

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  10. China's ban on GMO corn costs US up to $2.9 billion, grain association saysRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | The Raw Story

    China's rejections of a banned variety of genetically modified U.S. corn have cost the U.S. agriculture industry up to $2.9 billion, a grain group said on Wednesday in the first estimate on losses from the trade disruptions.

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  11. Auditor liability changing as courts, companies speak upRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Packer

    Consultant Patricia Wester says the performance of third-party auditor Primus Corp. in relation to the deadly 2011 cantaloupe-related listeria outbreak will prove to be a landmark case in terms of auditors' responsibilities.

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  12. FCC reports rise in Saskatchewan farmland valuesRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | Southwest Booster

    ... reporting in 1985. The second highest increase was 19.5 per cent in 2012. "The positive overall health of the agriculture industry during 2013 is reflected in recent land value trends," said Michael Hoffort, FCC Chief Risk Officer. "It's an ...

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  13. CEO worker pay ratio: US top CEOs make $20,000 an hour, compare your incomeRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    The CEO worker pay ratio published in a survey this week shows that in 2013, CEOs of top U.S. corporations were paid $10,000 to $20,000 an hour.

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  14. General Mills cuts trans-fats, saturated fats in doughRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | Snack Food/Wholesale Bakery

    General Mills Inc., who owns the Pillsbury brand, has filed a patent to lower the sodium and fat content in dough shortenings using a blend of nontropical oils and hard stock fat.

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  15. El Nino not always the weather monster it's made out to beRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | The Indian Express

    ... rainfall, though much would depend on what happens in the coming two months," Ashok Gulati, chair professor (agriculture) at Indian Council for Research on International Economic Relations, told FE. El Nino does impact the Indian monsoon, but ...

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  16. Global Nutraceuticals Market 2014-2018Read the original story

    13 hrs ago | Sys-Con Media

    Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Global Nutraceuticals Market 2014-2018" report to their offering.

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  17. China's Rejection Of GMO Corn Has Cost U.S. Up To $2.9 BillionRead the original story

    14 hrs ago | Switched

    China's rejections of a banned variety of genetically modified U.S. corn have cost the U.S. agriculture industry up to $2.9 billion, a grain group said on Wednesday in the first estimate on losses from the trade disruptions.

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  18. Who's Hiring in Santa Cruz: Boardwalk Bowl; Ucsc it; SunOptaRead the original story

    15 hrs ago | Patch.com

    For those seeking work in Santa Cruz - or those who are looking for a new job, or even a second job - here's a list of local job openings.

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  19. FirstFruits adds produce export salespersonRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Packer

    ... Export, LLC, Yakima, Wash., where he had the opportunity to learn about the Latin American and Caribbean agriculture industry. "I am excited to start the next phase of my career with FirstFruits Marketing," said Munguia. "I'm eager to join this ...

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  20. Minnesota-based Michael Foods to be bought for $2.45BRead the original story

    16 hrs ago | TwinCities

    Cereal maker Post Holdings is buying Minnetonka-based packaged food maker Michael Foods in a $2.45 billion deal that will expand Post's range of products.

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