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  1. New Report on Seeds and Seeds PracticesRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Grassroots Journal

    ... is especially pertinent during 2014, the International Year of Family Farming , as designated by the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations. Grassroots International is a founding member of the US Food Sovereignty Alliance and ...

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  2. Dirty creek, old purse solve four-decade mysteryRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | WMDT

    FILE - In this photo provided by the South Dakota Attorney Generals Office is Cheryl Miller's driver's license that was found in a 1960 Studebaker pulled from a creek near Alcester, S.D. .

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  3. Big Welsh Bite Is BackRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Aberdare Online

    A tasty treat is on the menu this summer as Big Welsh Bite once again takes over Ynysangharad War Memorial Park in Pontypridd! Now in its 11th year, the Welsh Food and Agricultural Show, organised by Rhondda Cynon Taf Council, is a massive fun-filled family event and is one of many included in the Council's 2014 events calendar.

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  4. BLM accused of trashing Bundy ranch equipment after Nevada standoffRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Human Events

    ... taking what in the past has been basically stolen cattle from the federal government," according to the state agriculture commissioner. This difficulty in selling off the livestock, coupled with the presence of protesters at the government pens, ...

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  5. Big Features In Compact Farming EquipmentRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Holtville Tribune

    Helping to feed the world is a big job forAmerica's farmers. However, when it comes to application equipment, many are relying on smaller, more compact machines to help produce their crops.

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  6. Life Cycle Assessment of Domestic and Agricultural Rainwater Harvesting SystemsRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | U.S. Environmental Protection Agency

    Ghimire, S., JohnM Johnston, W. Ingwersen, AND T. Hawkins. Life Cycle Assessment of Domestic and Agricultural Rainwater Harvesting Systems.

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  7. Learn about sustainable living at fairRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Times-Standard

    The second annual Sustainable Living Skills Fair will be held Saturday from 9:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Jefferson Community Center, 1000 B St. This free public event will feature more than 20 workshops on basic sustainable living skills.

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  8. Milk Market Observatory will aid shift to post-quota EuropeRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Dairy Reporter

    ... will help all members of the milk supply chain adjust to the change. Roger Waite, Commission spokesman for agriculture and rural development, told DairyReporter.com market transparency is essential to track the changes in the post-quota market - and ...

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  9. Northern California bat population declining amid drought conditionsRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Fox News

    A rescue organization says it is receiving an unusually high number of reports of dead or dying bats at this time of year as drought conditions grip Northern California.

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  10. Row over raptor persecution claimRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Newsday

    Mr Orr Ewing believes levels of bird of prey persecution on grouse moors are comparable to those seen in Victorian times Landowners have reacted angrily to claims the persecution of birds of prey on Scotland's grouse moors has returned to levels last seen in the Victorian era.

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  11. Union Pacific railroad's 1Q profit up 14 percentRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Silver City Sun-News

    ... an indicator of the health of the overall economy. Weather will be a factor in Union Pacific's results. Agriculture shipments vary based on the size of the harvest. Utilities burn more coal during a hot summer to satisfy electricity demand for air ...

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  12. 1 Chart That Shows How Awesome Deere & Company's Future IsRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Motley Fool

    ... the Indian government provide farmers subsidies to buy machinery and even train them on proper usage. Russia's Agriculture Development Program 2013-2020 is expected to increase support by more than 60% by 2020, while Brazil's budget for agriculture ...

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  13. Beekeeper on harsh winter: 'It's a 100% loss for me'Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Free Republic

    A local beekeeper who lost all of his honeybees this winter and he says it's happening across the state.

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  14. Overall index up in rural Midwest banker surveyRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | KOTA-TV Rapid City

    ... economist Ernie Goss oversees the survey, and he says the results indicate that areas highly dependent on agriculture and energy are experiencing slower growth than they were a year ago. But he says recent increases in commodity prices should boost ...

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  15. Lawmakers vote to allow killing of endangered wolves ... under specific circumstancesRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Verde Independent

    ... defense of others. The only requirement under HB 2699 is that the act must be reported to the U.S. Department of Agriculture. In separate action the House gave final approval to SB 1211. Its permission to kill wolves on public lands is broader, ...

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  16. Australian instant highway firm Global Road Technology (GRT) signs...Read the original story

    6 hrs ago | WireService

    Australian "instant highway" firm Global Road Technology has signed a multi-million dollar deal in Brazil, as the country seeks to address its massive infrastructure shortfalls leading up to the 2016 RIO Olympic Games.

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  17. Suicide epidemic among India's 'marginalized' farmersRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Science Daily

    ... The research supports a range of previous case studies that point to a crisis in key areas of India's agriculture sector following the 'liberalization' of the nation's economy during the 1990s. Researchers say that policy intervention to stabilize ...

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  18. Tobacco Supplier Universal to Enter Food BusinessRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | WCAV

    The world's leading supplier and processor of leaf tobacco is venturing beyond the cash crop into the food business.

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  19. Vermont close to GMO labeling lawRead the original story

    13 hrs ago | Label & Narrow Web

    The Vermont Senate has passed a bill that would make it the first US state to enact mandatory labeling of foods made with genetically modified organisms, or GMOs.

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  20. How to ... find your own morel mushroomsRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Star Tribune

    I consider myself a greenhorn morel hunter, even though I've been hunting the delicious mushrooms for 15 years.

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