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  1. Hawaii is genetically engineered crop flash pointRead the original story

    5 min ago | My Mother Lode

    You can trace the genetic makeup of most corn grown in the U.S., and in many other places around the world, to Hawaii.

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  2. Hawaii is genetically engineered crop flash pointRead the original story

    5 min ago | Houston Chronicle

    ... farms in Hawaii, but their fields have become a flash point in a spreading debate over genetic engineering in agriculture. In this April 16, 2014 photo, the Waianae mountains serve as a backdrop to a field of corn on Pioneer Hi-Bred International ...

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  3. Farm Bill Basics MeetingRead the original story w/Photo

    15 min ago | KAUZ

    The Texas A&M AgriLife Extension will host a Farm Bill Basics meeting Monday, April 21st at the Region 9 Education Center located at 301 Texas Loop 11 in Wichita Falls.

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  4. The Garden Show 4-19 7am, GardeningRead the original story

    Apr 19, 2012 | WWL-AM New Orleans

    Good morning and entered Jordan public art show this morning. We'll be talking partnering for the next two or and that will be an opportunity for.

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  5. Nebraska lawmakers to study tax issues over breakRead the original story

    17 min ago | Bellingham Herald

    Fresh off a session that saw $412 million in tax relief over the next five years, the Legislature's Revenue Committee plans to hold meetings this summer and fall to consider various tax issues.

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  6. Raw oysters spike U.S. rise in bacterial infections, CDC reportsRead the original story

    19 min ago | The Tribune-Democrat

    ... The agency's report draws data from FoodNet, a network of CDC experts, 10 state health departments, the U.S. Agriculture Department's Food Safety and Inspection Service and the Food and Drug Administration. The Department of Agriculture is working ...

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  7. Hawaii, a critical spot for modern US corn, becomes flash point in genetic engineering debateRead the original story

    29 min ago | Canadian Business Magazine

    You can trace the genetic makeup of most corn grown in the U.S., and in many other places around the world, to Hawaii.

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  8. Target the companies that pollute mostRead the original story w/Photo

    45 min ago | Times of Oman

    ... the target narrowly. Harmful emissions come from many activities (the power sector, the transportation sector, agriculture, housing and others), and multiple energy sources (coal, oil, gas, land use). This variability contributes to the size of the ...

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  9. Feeding craving for chocolateRead the original story

    1 hr ago | The Columbian

    ... a productive tree's material onto a nonproductive tree - that's basic side-grafting, which is commonly used in agriculture and has been used for centuries, but is widely unknown in West Africa." A half-world away in East Greenville, the beans are ...

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  10. Navajo Nation horse roundupsRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Gallup Independent

    ... drought conditions on the Navajo Nation. In the same document, $1,397,239 was allocated to the Department of Agriculture for feral livestock roundups and $202,761 to the Department of Resource Enforcement for livestock roundups. According to a ...

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  11. Can Wal-Mart Really Make Organic Food Cheap For Everyone?Read the original story

    1 hr ago | WNYC-AM New York

    ... sauce a chance to operate on a larger, more efficient scale. Charles Benbrook , a long-time proponent of organic agriculture who's now with the Center for Sustaining Agriculture and Natural Resources at Washington State University, thinks that this ...

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  12. New farmer's market coming to Vanier, New EdinburghRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | CBC News

    ... us to connect with the people a bit, a way for us to help in teaching some of the people from the city on what agriculture is about. It's more of an education for everybody," Hodges said. "This by no means ... going to be an anchor business, but it ...

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  13. Agricultural industry: more than just wordsRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Buenos Aires Herald

    ... only a 2.8% world average) and passed the 100-million-ton mark of yearly production. According to the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO), from 2012 through 2020 Argentina could increase grain production 41%, beef ...

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  14. Japan expands military footprint for first time in 40 years, risking angering ChinaRead the original story

    1 hr ago | South China Morning Post

    Tokyo breaks ground on a radar station on Yonaguni, just 150 kilometres from the disputed Diaoyu islands, that will be capable of expanding surveillance to near the Chinese mainland Japan's Defence Minister Itsunori Onodera inspects the ground for a military lookout station in Yonaguni on Saturday.

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  15. Megyn Kelly - Senators Reid & Heller debate Bundy Ranch 'domestic terrorists' -videoRead the original story

    1 hr ago | The Westerner

    Issues of concern to people who live in the west: property rights, water rights, endangered species, livestock grazing, energy production, wilderness and western agriculture.

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  16. MarketResearchReports.com: Plant Factory / Vertical Farming Markets to...Read the original story

    1 hr ago | PRWeb

    ... a process that removes detrimental influences such as pesticides and poor weather conditions. Traditional agriculture lives at the mercy of the elements. A plant factory is run based on science. Science is used to produce plants based on carefully ...

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  17. Abuse of veal calves unveiled by hidden cameraRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Toronto Star

    ... activist Lesli Bisgould noted that there are many laws, provincial and federal, that address animals in agriculture. “They're very minimally related to the welfare of the animals themselves. Their focus is human safety and making sure the ...

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  18. Maryland Farmers Hosted 'Seasons on the Farm' Dinner in BenedictRead the original story

    1 hr ago | PRWeb

    Supported by the Maryland Soybean Board, other farm organizations and farmers, proceeds from the 'Seasons on the Farm' dinner raised $3,995 for the Southern Maryland Food Bank.

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  19. NORWESCAP participating in 2014 Summer Food Service ProgramRead the original story

    1 hr ago | The Jersey Journal

    The Summer Food Service Program is a federal program of the Food and Nutrition Services, United States Department of Agriculture.

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  20. Japan expands army footprint for first time in 40 years, risks angering ChinaRead the original story

    1 hr ago | The Star Online

    Japan began its first military expansion at the western end of its island chain in more than 40 years on Saturday, breaking ground on a radar station on a tropical island off Taiwan.

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