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  1. Traders Fight To Push Corn Prices HigherRead the original story w/Photo

    33 min ago | Investopedia

    Corn prices have started to grab the attention of commodity traders as wet weather and an early winter have started to act as catalysts for rising prices. Unfortunately for the bulls, it appears that any sort of rally may only be temporary and that another move lower could be in the cards.


  2. Farmers to gather in Truro for annual meeting of the Nova Scotia Federation of AgricultureRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | The News

    Bad roads, poor cellphone service and a lack of high-speed Internet in rural areas are several items expected to be discussed during the 119th annual meeting of the Nova Scotia Federation of Agriculture. "The annual meeting is a great way for all commodities and counties in the province to connect," outgoing federation president Dennis Boudreau said in a news release.


  3. Biosecurity: how safe are Queensland's farms from exotic pests and diseases?Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | ABC News

    There is growing concern in Queensland that the state's biosecurity controls are weakening, at a time when the agriculture industry is being encouraged to expand and diversify with new crops and animals. The CSIRO recently released its biosecurity blueprint, the Australia's Biosecurity Future report, for the next 30 years.


  4. Defra chief has farmer summitRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | This Is Somerset

    Environment Secretary Liz Truss is expected to set out proposals to help the agriculture industry cope with price volatility and relationships with retailers when she addresses the Devon NFU's annual open meeting tomorrow. Farming leaders from the county will gather at Exeter Racecourse to discuss issues such as dealing with bovine TB, restricted cash flows and the uncertainty which surrounds the application process for the next round of Common Agricultural Policy funding.


  5. Giving SpiritRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Gloversville Leader-Herald

    The sound of bells ringing and the sight of red kettles have returned outside local businesses, as the Salvation Army continues its annual donation drive. Since Nov. 10, volunteers with the Gloversville Salvation Army Corps have been outside the Gloversville and Johnstown Price Choppers regularly.


  6. U.S. border agents on the look for destructive insectsRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago |

    ... and Border Protection officials have been vigilant. Most of the passenger luggage gets an extra inspection by agriculture agents, said Angela Allen, a supervisory agriculture specialist with the border protection office at the airport. In both ...


  7. his Sexuality Attacked by Umno Bloggers: Hisham creates a buzz among Puteri membersRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Malaysia Chronicle

    ... during his speech urged the government to introduce more initiatives in attracting women to be involved in agriculture industry. "We suggest the government to introduce the National Women Agriculture Institute to assist young women age below 35 ...


  8. Record Year for Kentucky FarmersRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | WEHT

    ... ned the commonwealth's top agricultural commodity - with more than a 15% increase from the previous year. State Agriculture Commissioner, James Comer, credits a strong growing season and Kentucky diversifying and modernizing its agriculture industry.


  9. Homeless Success Stories: Hudson County Woman Finds Hope at Hoboken Shelter, Local United WayRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago |

    With the voice of an angel, Hudson County resident Mirna Zapata knows that she is one of the lucky ones. A college graduate, her path to homelessness was unexpected, as is the case with many who f ind themselves without a home.


  10. Warehousing Market in India 2014-2018Read the original story

    13 hrs ago | Sys-Con Media

    They are usually large enclosed spaces or buildings near industrial areas in cities, towns and villages. Warehousing is a major part of supply chain and logistics activities.


  11. Chiquita Brands, the Heineman Foundation and Carolinas HealthCare...Read the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | GlobeNewswire

    Chiquita Brands International and the International Medical Outreach program, a partnership between Carolinas HealthCare System and the Heineman Foundation of Charlotte , celebrated the opening of two echocardiography laboratories in regional hospitals in Zacapa and Quiche, in Guatemala. In attendance was the First Lady of Guatemala, Rosa Maria Leal de Perez, who over the past year has worked with the Charlotte-based organizations to equip hospitals and clinics in need with medical services and supplies.


  12. Millions of illegal immigrants now have a chance to live the American DreamRead the original story

    15 hrs ago | Temple City Tribune

    ... good first step," but worries that "it does not go far enough to protect our local economy by ensuring that the agriculture industry has access to a stable workforce." Senator Barbara Boxer applauded "President Obama for stepping up and taking bold ...


  13. Deals of the day- Mergers and acquisitionsRead the original story

    15 hrs ago | Reuters

    ** Switzerland's Novartis AG has agreed to sell its nicotine patch, Habitrol, in order to win U.S. antitrust approval for a consumer healthcare joint venture with Britain's GlaxoSmithKline, the U.S. Federal Trade Commission said on Wednesday. ** Twitter Inc is in talks to buy Shots, a selfie photo-sharing app, CNBC reported, citing a source close to the Justin Bieber-backed company.


  14. Arkansas St coach finds work, life balanceRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago |

    Before Blake Anderson walked into the Middle Tennessee State football office to resign in the summer of 2005, he looked across the room at his wife a day earlier. FILE - In this file photo taken Sept.


  15. Dow's Gutsy DecisionRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Progressive Farmer

    The decision by Dow AgroSciences to launch the Enlist Weed Control System in 2015 caught me by surprise. Certainly, farmers have been clamoring for new tools to tackle persistent and resistant weeds.


  16. Arkansas St coach finds work,aRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Naples Daily News

    Before Blake Anderson walked into the Middle Tennessee State football office to resign in the summer of 2005, he looked across the room at his wife a day earlier. The overworked and borderline obsessed assistant coach knew his marriage was crumbling, that Wendy was "about to leave."


  17. General Mills Dividend Stock AnalysisRead the original story

    16 hrs ago |

    Linked here is a detailed quantitative analysis of General Mills . Below are some highlights from the above analysis: Company Description: General Mills is a major producer of packaged consumer food products, include cereal, yogurt and Betty Crocker desserts/baking mixes.


  18. Murder victim's family ups reward in murder caseRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | ABC2 Maryland

    Winter Storm Warning issued November 25 at 2:55PM EST expiring November 27 at 12:00AM EST in effect for: Adams, Bedford, Blair, Cambria, Cumberland, Dauphin, Franklin, Fulton, Huntingdon, Juniata, Lancaster, Lebanon, Mifflin, Perry, Schuylkill, Somerset, York Winter Weather Advisory issued November 25 at 7:05PM EST expiring November 26 at 6:00PM EST in effect for: Baltimore, Harford, Howard, Montgomery, Baltimore City Winter Storm Warning issued November 25 at 11:01AM EST expiring November 26 at 6:00PM EST in effect for: Baltimore, Carroll, Frederick Winter Weather Advisory issued November 26 at 11:25AM EST expiring November 26 at 10:00PM EST in effect for: Cecil Winter Weather Advisory issued November 25 at 11:01AM EST expiring November 26 at 6:00PM EST in effect for: Baltimore, Howard, Montgomery, Baltimore City Winter Storm Watch issued November 24 at 3:06PM EST expiring November 26 ... (more)


  19. Wine weekend in Willamette valleyRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago |

    November starts off the big, 'Harvest to Holidays' wine events in the Willamette Valley. The big crowds will be there Thanksgiving weekend, but if you attend this weekend, there will be some great tasting opportunities, in a more intimate environment.


  20. Why Holding On To Flowers Foods Is Not The Right IdeaRead the original story

    19 hrs ago |

    Flowers Foods is a producer of bakery products in the U.S. and has been doing well for quite some time now. Its focus on expanding its business through acquisitions seems to be bearing fruit.