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  1. What We Can Do About Antibiotic Resistant BacteriaRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Men's Journal

    ... willing to take a risk, so they make an educated guess. The other big culprit of antibiotic overkill is the agriculture industry. To promote growth and prevent disease, the nation's poultry, livestock, and dairy farmers dose the food supply with 29 ...

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  2. Ireland's future is within the European Union - O'NeillRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Sinn Fein Newsroom

    ... European Union and the agricultural sector and rural communities have been among the main beneficiaries. "Our agriculture industry and rural communities continue to reap the benefits of European Union membership through the Rural Development ...

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  3. Calling all saversRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | The Columbus Dispatch

    "It's raining, it's pouring"a as the song goes. It's times like these that you need a spare umbrella in the car.

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  4. Saudi's SABIC Q1 net profit falls 39 pct, beats forecastsRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | Reuters

    ... economic growth because its products - plastics, fertilisers and metals - are used extensively in construction, agriculture, industry and the manufacturing of consumer goods. Lower oil prices adversely affected SABIC's earnings in the final quarter ...

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  5. Award nominees announced for Hometown Champions NightRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Herald-Citizen

    The Cookeville-Putnam County Sports Council will be hosting Home- town Champions Night on Thursday, April 23, at the Leslie Town Cen- tre. Inquoris "Inky" Johnson has been named the keynote speaker for the event, while the Voice of the Vols, Bob Kesling, will reprise his role as emcee for the night.

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  6. 'Goner' Najib No Longer a Worry: Issue now is, will Dr M put Umno first & betray non-Malays againRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Malaysia Chronicle

    ... is a failure as a Deng Xiaoping. Bear with me! Deng was all about sustainability. His four modernisations - agriculture, industry, national defence and science and technology - were marked by the thinking: "It doesn't matter whether a cat is black ...

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  7. Saturday Night Loser's Club, Vol. CDLXXIII: Thoughts on Water EditionRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Daily Kos

    ... more sensible for the city to stop the leak itself. So sure, government can do better on this, as indeed can the agriculture industry, not to mention the whole infrastructure around fracking. But so can individuals, if they have a sense of ...

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  8. CBP Special Operation Interrupts Smuggling Network of Illicit Agriculture GoodsRead the original story

    17 hrs ago | Holtville Tribune

    U.S. Customs and Border Protection Agriculture Specialists at the Port of Cincinnati recently conducted a special operation in a continued effort to interrupt an extensive network of purposely mislabeled and high-risk agriculture products coming from Hong Kong, China, India, and Saudi Arabia. This special operation took place over an eight-day period highlighting the increasing trend of customers using e-commerce to purchase illegal agriculture products from Asia.

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  9. California revises drought plan after pressure from citiesRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | AlertNet

    ... cut, up from 35 percent. Meanwhile, environmentalists and some urban dwellers say the state's $45 billion agriculture industry should bear a greater share of water savings, given its massive water use. The water board has proposed fining water ...

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  10. Fears of GMOs not grounded in scienceRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Day

    I read with interest the March 16 article, “Nature center grant from Monsanto still rankles despite policy change” and March 17 editorial, “Nature center handles touchy topic well,” concerning biotechnological advances in the agriculture industry, with interest. If you follow agricultural biotechnology as I have with my research, it becomes clear Internet myths drive the negative emotions of today's debate.

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  11. California's New Drought Rules Would Require Cuts of Up to 36%Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Bloomberg

    ... to be replaced by drought-tolerant landscaping. California, the most-populous U.S. state, and its $43 billion agriculture industry are experiencing the worst of the arid conditions moving across the western U.S., with 67 percent of the state in an ...

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  12. Frederick's of Hollywood closes all its storesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | OregonLive.com

    After years of struggling to keep up with Victoria's Secret, Los Angeles-based lingerie brand Frederick's of Hollywood Group Inc. is switching to a web-only retail model . The Los Angeles Times reports that Frederick's has closed all of its 94 brick-and-mortar stores in favor of e-commerce.

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  13. Lollygagger@large: Oregon's Springfield is a tale of two rivers, ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | MassLive.com

    ... of this Springfield through a period when it thrived off river commerce and timber, then moved toward agriculture. "One of the area's largest crops was hops," Cupples said. "Even during Prohibition, it was not illegal to grow and ship hops." But ...

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  14. Canadian Wheat Board suddenly not so CanadianRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | My Manitoba.com

    I am reminded once more about my Scottish grandfather, the Balgonie banker. His banking career essentially ended on a frosty August day in the early 1930s.

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  15. Organic products are growing on consumersRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Columbian

    ... the United States put strict rules in place and began certifying organic products in 2002. According to the Agriculture Department, the number of U.S. organic operations has more than tripled since then; the number grew 5 percent just last year. The ...

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  16. NDP seeks debate on CWB saleRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Brandon Sun

    NDP MP Pat Martin says he is giving one more try at saving the Canadian Wheat Board from ending up in foreign hands. Martin on Monday will ask House of Commons Speaker Andrew Scheer to allow an emergency debate on the plan to sell a majority stake in the CWB to G3 Global Grains, a joint venture of the Canadian wing of the American agribusiness firm Bunge Ltd. and Saudi Agriculture and Livestock Investment Company Canada Ltd. "It is a faint hope, but we're going to go down swinging," Martin said.

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  17. Federal NDP seeking emergency debate on CWB saleRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | The Winnipeg Free Press

    ... to G3 Global Grains, a joint venture of the Canadian wing of the American agribusiness firm Bunge Ltd. and Saudi Agriculture and Livestock Investment Company Canada Ltd. Martin said the government dismissed a bid that came directly from Canadian ...

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  18. The democratic process is a Laughing (Pint) matterRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 28, 2009 | Examiner.com

    You've heard the expression before: Decisions are made by those who show up. It's widely attributed to Aaron Sorkin, but if you watch the first season finale of The West Wing, you'll see that President Jed Bartlet actually attributes it to a "famous New York writer."

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  19. Wednesday wine calendar 3/18/2009Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 18, 2009 | Examiner.com

    Survived the St. Patrick's Day holiday? Looking for something to do this weekend in the fabulous world of wine? Check out these exciting events ! 5-7 PM Free Wine Tasting: Willamette Valley Vineyards @ The Wine Source If you've never experienced wines from Oregon, swing by the Wine Source tonight for a real treat from what Wine Enthusiast Magazine calls "One of America's Great Pino Noir Producers." 5-7:30 PM Free Wine and Spirit tastings @ The Wine Source It's a night of multitasking and mutitasting at the Wine Source in Hampden on Thursday.

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  20. Word on the Street: Fresno photo studio holds benefit in grand openingRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Fresno Bee

    Wicked Haute Pinup & Boudoir Photography will celebrate moving into a new and bigger space April 25 in the Iron Bird Lofts. Wicked Haute owner Melissa Wedekind will host a raffle fundraiser for 9-year-old Isabel Anderson, a Clovis girl who has a rare, inoperable and terminal brain tumor.

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