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  1. Minister missing opportunity to promote agricultureRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | The News

    ... about it in the context of last year's attack on backyard turkey growers. Why doesn't the minister value the agriculture industry or our rural way of life? The minister is missing an opportunity. Nova Scotia has a major advantage in that we grow ...

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  2. Intel catches the wind with rooftop micro-turbine arrayRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Contra Costa Times

    Intel is turning the roof of its Santa Clara headquarters into a mini-wind farm with what it says is one of the largest micro-turbine arrays in the country. The V-shaped formation of 58 wind-powered turbines, being installed this week, is expected to generate about 65 kilowatt-hours of power that will be used to provide electricity to the conference center in the rambling Robert Noyce Building on Mission Boulevard.

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  3. Sustainable Energy for All 2015 - " 'Converting commitments to kilowatts 'Read the original story

    3 hrs ago | United Nations

    ... called for "new approaches that go to the heart of unsustainable production and consumption patterns - across agriculture, industry, infrastructure and transport, and from factories to offices, from homes to market places." Success depends on ...

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  4. Recording breaking year for livestock predicted for Staffordshire County Show on Wednesday, May 27Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Your Leek Paper

    ... year's show which demonstrates what the event is all about. "From youngsters who are just starting out in the agriculture industry to people who spent decades working with animals and have now retired all enjoy the show for the same reasons. "For ...

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  5. Friday Sector Laggards: Water Utilities, General Contractors & BuildersRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | MarketNewsVideo

    In trading on Friday, water utilities shares were relative laggards, down on the day by about 1.3%. Helping drag down the group were shares of SABESP , off about 5.5% and shares of Cadiz off about 2.3% on the day.

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  6. Families Invited Dairy Breakfast Saturday in AdamsRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | WSAW

    ... please call Chuck Parr at 608-339-6062 for reservations. Dairy breakfasts are held to help promote the agriculture industry and give families an up close look at dairy farms. Comments may be monitored for inappropriate content, but the station is ...

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  7. Citizen Scientist Fights Wyoming RanchersRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Courthouse News Service

    ... data that could discredit other data, Ratner said. "It was establishing an entity within the Department of Agriculture to essentially use taxpayer money to fund the data collection for private entities. So now taxpayer money goes to supporting ...

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  8. ADM plans extensive improvements at Argentina portRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | World-Grain

    Archer Daniels Midland Company announced on May 21 that it is investing in substantial improvements and expansions to its port facilities in Puerto San Martin in the Argentine state of Santa Fe, enhancing the company's capability to export grain and other agricultural products from the region. The improvements, which will include the construction of a new berth for barge discharge and the addition of storage capacity, are expected to be complete by early 2016.

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  9. Morningstar Assigns "AA" Credit Rating to Eli Lilly andRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | AmericanBankingNews.com

    Eli Lilly and has earned an "AA" credit rating from analysts at Morningstar . The investment research firm's "AA" rating suggests that the company is a very-low default risk.

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  10. U.S. bird flu causing egg squeeze, emergency measuresRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | WTAQ-AM Green Bay

    As a virulent avian influenza outbreak continues to spread across the Midwestern United States, some egg-dependent companies are contemplating drastic steps: importing eggs from overseas or looking to egg alternatives. A spokeswoman for grain giant Archer Daniels Midland Co said that, as egg supplies have tightened and prices risen, the company has received numerous inquiries from manufacturers about the plant-based egg substitutes it makes.

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  11. Insider Selling: Lilly Endowment Inc Sells 190,000 Shares of Eli Lilly and StockRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | AmericanBankingNews.com

    Eli Lilly and major shareholder Lilly Endowment Inc sold 190,000 shares of Eli Lilly and stock in a transaction that occurred on Wednesday, May 20th. The shares were sold at an average price of $73.43, for a total value of $13,951,700.00.

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  12. US bird flu causing egg squeeze, emergency measuresRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Fox News

    ... vaccines division of Sanofi, said it, too, is keeping close tabs on the outbreak - particularly with the state agriculture department in Pennsylvania, home to some of its suppliers and the U.S.'s fourth largest egg-laying flock. So far, no avian ...

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    Dec 12, 2012 | KLCC-FM Eugene

    The agriculture industry in California is in the midst of its worst drought in decades and that may inadvertently be having a positive impact on Oregon. It's caused some growers to look north.

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  14. RPT-U.S. bird flu causing egg squeeze, emergency measuresRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | Reuters

    ... vaccines division of Sanofi, said it, too, is keeping close tabs on the outbreak - particularly with the state agriculture department in Pennsylvania, home to some of its suppliers and the U.S.'s fourth largest egg-laying flock. So far, no avian ...

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  15. Intel HQ gets rooftop wind turbinesRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | DarkVision Hardware

    Intel surprises us with an announcement that it has installed a rooftop array of wind micro-turbines on the roof of its Santa Clara headquarters as part of a pilot project. The chip giant claims that with 58 micro-turbines, it has one of the largest operating rooftop arrays in the world.

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  16. Why Climate Change is a Business and Human Rights IssueRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Triple Pundit

    ... vulnerable farmers and communities at the bottom of supply chains. This risk is especially acute in the food and agriculture industry, where companies are feeling the pressure to change their approach to producing crops that are highly sensitive to ...

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  17. NFU urges new crop of MPs to back British farmingRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Somerset County Gazette

    The British agriculture industry will work with Government on its plan to grow more, buy more and sell more British food at home and abroad, the NFU has told MPs. NFU President Meurig Raymond, who hosted an event at the House of Lords, said it is crucial that everyone works together to halt the alarming decline in the nation's self-sufficiency.

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  18. ADM Announces Major Expansion Of Its Agentinian Export FacilitiesRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | Agri Marketing

    ADM ANNOUNCES MAJOR EXPANSION OF ITS AGENTINIAN EXPORT FACILITIES May 22, 2015 Source: ADM news release Archer Daniels Midland Company announced today that it is investing in substantial improvements and expansions to its port facilities in Puerto San Martin in the Argentine state of Santa Fe, enhancing the company's capability to export grain and other agricultural products from the region. The improvements, which will include the construction of a new berth for barge discharge and the addition of storage capacity, are expected to be complete by early 2016.

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  19. Former HSUS Undercover Videographer Tells AllRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | Agri Marketing

    FORMER HSUS UNDERCOVER VIDEOGRAPHER TELLS ALL May 22, 2015 Source: HumaneWatch.org blog Animal activist groups attack the animal agriculture industry and state's laws involving the industry. How do we know this? A former undercover videographer for the Humane Society of the United States gives a 'tell all' about his firsthand experience with HSUS.

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  20. Terrell County youth center receives several grantsRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | WTOC-TV Savannah

    A Dawson Youth Center receives thousands of dollars in grants as it recognizes 160 students during an Honor's Day program tonight. Positive Direction was awarded a $5,000 grant from Archer Daniels Midland Company to purchase technology equipment and art supplies.

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