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  1. Jackson Circuit Court: 1/30/15Read the original story w/Photo

    47 min ago | The Tribune

    Crop Production Services Inc. v. Robert and Brenda C. Akin, both of 12798 E. 1000N, Seymour, seeking $21,710.48, filed Jan. 22. Credit Acceptance Corp. v.

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  2. Canola research receives funding boostRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | My Manitoba.com

    The Canada and Manitoba governments have provided $250,000 in research funding and $969,000 for equipment to help identify and address problems caused by canola diseases and pests, Federal Agriculture Minister Gerry Ritz and Manitoba Agriculture, Food and Rural Development Minister Ron Kostyshyn announced Thursday. "The canola industry is an important economic driver, and our government is working to ensure farmers and producers have the tools they need to grow their business," said Ritz.

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  3. Tembec's (TMBCF) CEO Jim Lopez on Q1 2015 Results - Earnings Call TranscriptRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Seeking Alpha

    Good afternoon, ladies and gentlemen. Welcome to the Tembec Incorporated First Quarter Results Conference Call.

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  4. Gov. Hickenlooper names Don Brown as Agriculture CommissionerRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | North Denver News

    Gov. John Hickenlooper announced today Don Brown will be the Commissioner of Agriculture, effective Feb. 17, 2015. He replaces John Salazar who retired last month, having served since 2011.

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  5. Governments Invest in New Canola Research Lab Focused on Plant Pest SurveillanceRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | PressReleasePoint

    The Canada and Manitoba governments have provided $250,000 in research funding and $969,000 for equipment to help identify and address problems caused by canola diseases and pests, Federal Agriculture Minister Gerry Ritz and Manitoba Agriculture, Food and Rural Development Minister Ron Kostyshyn announced today. "The canola industry is an important economic driver, and our government is working to ensure farmers and producers have the tools they need to grow their business," said Minister Ritz.

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  6. Today's obituary: Virginia M. Ward VanCamp of Muskegon and Keller, Texas dies at 87Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | MLive.com

    Vancamp was born in Illinois and graduated from Battle Creek Central High School in 1945. She went on to work at the Kellogg Company and earn her teaching certificate from Western Michigan University in 1949, the same year she married her husband.

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  7. Opinion: Calaveras General Plan long overdueRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | The Union Democrat

    ... that's far more populated (430,000 people) and complex (the general plan's policies affecting a $4 billion agriculture industry, a huge defunct Army base, and more than 100 miles of juicy oceanfront property resulted in a bevy of lawsuits). A more ...

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  8. Federal Edges Out Swift's AtticRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Austin Chronicle

    The second episode of Bravo 's Best New Restaurant aired Wednesday, Jan. 28, pitting Austin's highly regarded Swift's Attic against the Federal Food, Drink & Provisions from Miami. The competitors appeared to be evenly matched, but the Federal's signature "biskits" put them over the top.

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  9. Yoplait releases new signature yogurt cups designed by fashion designerRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Dairy Foods

    Yoplait is introducing a unique concept that fuses fashion, marketing and dairy product together. Its new Yoplait Signature Collection features six limited-edition cups with designs inspired by dresses from fashion designer Christopher Straub, a past contestant on Project Runway.

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  10. Tembec to update Ontario sawmills, put off Quebec spending until wood costs cutRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Castanet.net

    Tembec plans to invest about $50 million over the next five years to upgrade it Ontario sawmills, but will put off any spending in Quebec until the province lowers wood costs, which are the highest in North America. The Quebec-based forestry company said Thursday it can't justify investing in the province where log costs are 20 per cent higher than Ontario.

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  11. Merchandiser for major milling companies diesRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | World-Grain

    Michael J. Mullin, a grain merchandiser for major milling companies, died Jan. 23 at the age of 79. Mullin entered the grain business in the early 1960s following four years' of service in the U.S. Marine Corps and graduating from the University of Minnesota. Mullin spent many years with International Multifoods Corp., taking assignments in New York, Kansas City and Minneapolis.

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  12. Simons part of new agriculture committeeRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Coast Reporter

    Powell River-Sunshine Coast New Democrat MLA Nicholas Simons will be lending his voice to a newly formed opposition standing committee on agriculture and food. - File photo Powell River-Sunshine Coast New Democrat MLA Nicholas Simons will be lending his voice to a newly formed opposition standing committee on agriculture and food.

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  13. Grant for development expected to create 500 agriculture jobsRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Darlington and Stockton Times

    MORE than A 2m has been secured for a development that is expected to create more than 500 jobs in the agriculture industry. Government funding worth A 2.1m has been secured for infrastructure needed to create a new livestock market and agri-business park near Eden Camp Museum at Old Malton in Ryedale.

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  14. Tembec posts $62-million net loss due to non-operating items, sales fall 6.2%Read the original story

    10 hrs ago | Canadian Business Magazine

    Tembec Inc. posted a $62-million net loss in its latest quarter, as it was hit by lower sales, a debt refinancing charge and currency fluctuations. The loss for what was the company's first quarter amounted to 62 cents per share and compared with net profit of two cents per share or $2 million a year earlier.

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  15. Regional News Stories: Enviromentals Want Budget ConsiderationRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | WVIZ-TV Cleveland

    ... use of manure on frozen or rain-saturated land. "It's tough. They're in a tough spot having to stand up to the agriculture industry and say 'here's something that you can't do' it sounds like tough regulation but when you're starting to have ...

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  16. PH is 2nd fastest growing economy in Asia in 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Sun-Star

    ... attributed the remarkable growth during the last quarter of 2014 to all three major productive sectors -- the agriculture, industry, and services sectors -- which registered robust growth during the period. Most notably, he said, was agriculture, ...

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  17. Vuzix To List On Nasdaq TodayRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Seeking Alpha

    In my earlier article , I predicted that Vuzix would be listed on the NASDAQ prior to the release of earnings. The shares were listed this morning confirming that prediction.

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  18. American Soybean Association and Fellow Organizations Write Open...Read the original story

    12 hrs ago | Milling Journal

    St. Louis, MO - January 28, 2015 - The American Soybean Association , along with more than 90 fellow farm and food organizations, called on representatives on both sides of the labor dispute impacting operations at five west coast ports to come to the bargaining table and resolve the issue that threatens the supply chain continuity for countless U.S. agricultural commodities. Not only is this dispute causing extreme congestion, delays, and uncertainty, it is costing the agriculture industry millions of dollars for every week that the negotiations and slowdowns drag on.

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  19. World view: Scoppechio hires multicultural leadership directorRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Business Journal

    The ad agency has hired Yamilca Rodriguez , who most recently was at Proctor & Gamble Co. in Cincinnati, as a senior director to develop cultural insights and analysis, particularly for the Hispanic market, according to a news release.

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  20. Mazier new KAP presidentRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Brandon Sun

    ... Farms since entering the ag industry in 1985, and has been a registered seed grower since. He holds a diploma in agriculture from the University of Manitoba, and was recently awarded a certificate of merit from his alma mater for his contributions ...

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