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  1. Co-op Atlantic voting to sell Sobeys its gas and grocery assetsRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | CBC News

    ... said it would be in a better position to assess the future of its remaining divisions including home energy and agriculture. Comments on this story are moderated according to our Submission Guidelines . Comments are welcome while open. We reserve ...

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  2. Will: Seeing past e-cigarettes' smokescreenRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | The Columbian

    Smoking, said King James I in 1604, is "loathsome to the eye, hateful to the nose, harmful to the brain, dangerous to the lungs." Three years later, he planted a colony in Jamestown.

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  3. Officials outline challenges from ongoing droughtRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | Cactus Thorns

    ... by the Association of California Water Agencies, the event included an assessment of the drought's impact on agriculture by California Farm Bureau Federation President Paul Wenger and provided updates on the crisis from state and federal officials, ...

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  4. Restaurant Inspections: April 20 - 24Read the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | The Times Leader

    The following are recent Luzerne County restaurant inspection reports from the Pennsylvania Department of Agriculture. According to the agency: "any inspection is a 'snapshot' of the day and time of the inspection.

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  5. Heaps of wheat lying in Punjab's grain markets; farmers sell before MSPRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | DNA India

    Late purchase of crop has compelled growers to protest against the apathetic attitude of state machinery engaged in crop purchase for central pool. Piles of wheat grains are lying in various grains markets of Punjab in the absence of state-owned procurement agencies despite tall claims of state government of smooth and hassle free purchase, the farmers union alleged today.

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  6. America's HeartlandRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | KISU-TV Pocatello

    ... hard work and the spirit of independence. The series, produced entirely on location, portrays the worlds of agriculture, horticulture and aquaculture complete with fascinating stories, compelling characters, innovative ideas and enticing travel ...

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  7. Drip irrigation losing steam over rising costs in MaharashtraRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | The Indian Express

    ... in state which is reeling under drought. It not only ensure better water management in fields but also makes agriculture possible within limited water. It also brings about higher yields of crops." The total expenditure incurred by the state ...

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  8. New road link 'urgent' to tackle accident blackspotRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | Lancashire Evening Post

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. Worried local councillors have called for a rethink over the postponement of a new relief road aimed at reducing accidents on a notorious stretch of highway.

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  9. MiscellanyRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | Business of Life

    Twinkie's Miracle Comeback: The Untold, Inside Story of a $2 Billion Feast But while you wouldn't find Twinkies on Whole Foods' shelves or in Gwyneth Paltrow's pantry, Hostess had something you can't find in a locally sourced, chia-seed snack-millions of nostalgic fans. "The brand awareness was unbelievable," says Jhawar.

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  10. In Kathmandu Valley, quake-hit Nepalis fend for themselvesRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | Reuters

    Barely any sign of an organised relief effort was visible outside Nepal's capital on Sunday, as aid agencies struggled to fly and truck relief supplies to a country stricken by its worst earthquake in eight decades. In Dhading district 80 km outside Kathmandu, people camped in the open, the hospital was overflowing, the power was off and shops were closed.

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  11. Farmers playing catch-up on start of seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Rocky Mount Telegram

    ... getting land ready to transplant tobacco plants within the next 10-14 days. Ranked 53rd nationally in agriculture profitability, Edgecombe County farming brings in more than $200 million per year that also includes just more than $82 million in ...

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  12. Riverbend Road Water Project Under WayRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Williamson Daily News Online

    United States Department of Agriculture's Rural Development State Director Bobby Lewis joined with local residents and government officials on April 22 to present to the town of Gilbert in honor of Earth Day and the new Riverbend Road water project.

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  13. Farm Cannon Disputes Prompt New LegislationRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | The Hartford Courant

    ... say they need more administrative tools and fines to more efficiently enforce the proper use of propane cannons. Agriculture officials say the bill would allow them more flexibility in inspecting farm cannons, expands the information farmers must ...

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  14. Veggie prices up in OroRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Sun-Star

    Vendors here said that prices of some vegetables have increased due to the dry spell brought about by the weak El Nino that has been forecast to last until the first quarter of 2016. Manong Dodoy, who has been selling vegetables for years now in Cogon market, said few vegetables have been brought to the markets since farms and gardens are drying up and there has been no irrigation to help alleviate the worsening heat these days.

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  15. Report finds even in high-tech, travel restrictions slow Gazan businessRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Jerusalem Post

    The report looked at five industries since Hamas took over in 2007: furniture, food processing, agriculture, textile, and information and communications. ISRAELI TRUCKS head into the Kerem Shalom crossing point yesterday with goods bound for the Gaza Strip.

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  16. Japan farmers cultivate rice's mystique as barrier to dealRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | SouthCoastToday.com

    ... quite like it in the U.S.," said Tom Slayton, a former senior rice trade analyst at the U.S. Department of Agriculture who implemented an earlier U.S.-Japan rice agreement in the 1980s. "The Japanese are protecting a dinosaur, but it's a dinosaur ...

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  17. RPT-INSIGHT-New avian flu viruses send U.S. scientists scramblingRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | Reuters

    ... and preparedness in the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's influenza division. The U.S. Department of Agriculture is still seeing the original H5N8 virus, but it has also identified two strains of mixed-origin viruses, both of them highly ...

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  18. Elementary School creates a community gardenRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Daily Mountain Eagle

    The second-grade class at West Jasper Elementary School and their teacher Amanda Chesser, in their garden near the school's playground. Daily Mountain Eagle - Dale Short Teachers tend to think that part of their job is planting small seeds of knowledge and curiosity in students' minds, seeds that may not grow and blossom for months, years, even decades.

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  19. North Dakota zoo taking steps to keep bird flu awayRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | WBNS

    ... ponds full. The H5N2 virus has cost producers more than 7 million turkeys and chickens so far this year. Federal agriculture officials say the deadly strain of bird flu could be a problem for the poultry industry for several years.

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  20. Over 1,000 Iranians afflicted with ShigellosisRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Trend

    Baku, Azerbaijan, Apr.26 By Fatih Karimov Trend: More than 1,000 Iranians have been afflicted with Shigellosis, which is a foodborne infectious illness, said Mahmoud Nabavi, an official with the Iranian Ministry of Health. Nabavi added that the illness has been seen in the two provinces of Isfahan and Chaharmahal-Bakhtiari, but no death has been reported yet, Iran's Fars news agency reported on April 26. The disease is caused by irrigation of vegetable and summer crop farmlands by polluted water, he said, adding that news about death cases is not confirmed.

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