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  1. Rep. Noem on sex trafficking bill passed in U.S. House of Reps.Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | KOTA-TV Rapid City

    Noem has been working to find ways to combat sex trafficking for years. A bill she sponsored to end sex trafficking passed in the U.S. House of Representatives.

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  2. Celebrity Chefs At Ponty's Big Welsh BiteRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Aberdare Online

    The two-day event on August 2-3 looks set to take over Ynysangharad War Memorial Park in Pontypridd, showcasing mouth-watering products from around Wales.

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  3. Nebraska organic farm tours set Aug. 16Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Tribune

    Cover crops as part of a diverse cropping system will be part of the discussions during organic farm tours next month.

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  4. Lawn, landscape, garden diseases increase with wet weatherRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Northwest Florida Daily News

    The frequent rains and high humidity of summer provide ideal conditions for foliage disease development in our lawns, landscapes and gardens.

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  5. China's State Media Reveals Unapproved Genetically Modified Rice Is on the MarketRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Global Voices Online

    ... 20 billion Yuan in major GM research. In a landmark decision to advance GM technology, the Chinese Ministry of Agriculture in 2009 granted safety certificates to two strains of GM rice and one GM maize - a move widely interpreted as a signal that ...

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  6. 10% of rice bad as audit reaches 74%Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Bangkok Post

    As the nationwide rice stock inspection was 72% complete, the rice audit committee found 10% of the stock had problems, mainly deteriorating quality or record discrepancies, according to the chairman of the Rice Policy and Management Committee.

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  7. U.S. launches $10 billion rural infrastructure fundRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Reuters

    ... America and is a member of the Farm Credit System, will be the fund's anchor investor, the U.S. Department of Agriculture said. "Many major investors in urban centers aren't always aware of the significant investment opportunities in rural ...

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  8. As The Planet Warms, Scientists Say More People Will Go Without Food And WaterRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | ThinkProgress

    ... Sunday by researchers at MIT, reads. "Little is known about how climate and ozone pollution interact to affect agriculture, nor the relative effectiveness of these two strategies for different crops and regions." Ground level ozone pollution is the ...

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  9. Eating Alarm Times: When Do You Consume Most of Your Extra Calories?Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | WBAY-TV Green Bay

    More than three-quarters of U.S. children eat fruit on any given day, and nearly 92 percent dig into vegetables in a 24-hour period, a new U.S. health survey reveals.

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  10. Rising Heat Hits Indian Wheat CropRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Truthdig

    Researchers in the UK have established a link between changing climate and agriculture that could have significant consequences for food supplies in South Asia.

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  11. County welcomes new Cooperative Extension directorRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Lincoln Times-News

    ... felt that mission work was complete, they began the process of moving back to the United States and working in agriculture, which is what Dyson loved best. "As we were considering returning back to the United States of America, I knew I wanted to go ...

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  12. FY15 agriculture growth to remain muted, says CrisilRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Mydigitalfc.com

    The country's agriculture growth is likely to remain muted at 1 per cent in FY'2015 largely due to strong statistical base-effect, rating agency Crisil said today.

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  13. Low flying planes passing over Duluth for gypsy moth sprayingRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | NorthlandsNewscenter.com

    The Minnesota Department of Agriculture is conducting gypsy moth spraying treatments throughout the week in Duluth, Hermantown, Proctor, Canosia Township, Rice Lake Township and Morse Township.

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  14. County out of farmer's market vouchersRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Weirton Daily Times

    ... Senior Services. Senior centers around West Virginia received fewer voucher booklets from the U.S. Department of Agriculture this year because, in the past, counties did not redeem all the vouchers, he said. "The USDA cut back on the number sent to ...

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  15. Residents leery of growth in rural areaRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Coastal Courier

    An estimated 25 residents of the McIntosh/Holmestown community have told planners they don't want much development in their area.

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  16. Small brush fire off I-90Read the original story

    2 hrs ago | KOTA-TV Rapid City

    Crews responded to the flames just before 4:00 p.m. off the service road off exit 61. Rapid City Fire responded quickly and the 300-square-foot fire was under control within three minutes.

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  17. Procacci Brothers Hosts Cameroonian Students for Produce Market TourRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Grocery Headquarters

    ... between Saint Joseph's University and ENAM - Cameroon's National School of Administration and Magistracy. Agriculture is the backbone of Cameroon's economy, employing over 70% of the country's workforce and accounting for 42% of GDP. Increasing ...

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  18. Famine watch: South Sudan teams study hunger dataRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | The New Zealand Herald

    ... said Nina Dodd, a nutrition specialist for the Food Security and Nutrition Analysis Unit of the U.N.'s Food and Agriculture Organization. The number of hungry people in Somalia appears likely to rise, said Rudi Van Aaken, the acting head of FAO in ...

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  19. UK 'to replace France' selling wheat to AlgeriaRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Agrimoney.com

    UK farmers may have the last laugh after seeing some of their trade in feed wheat taken by France - with growing expectation that British growers may take some higher-value milling wheat export business from their southern peers.

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  20. Bumper crop of Ohio corn drives down pricesRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Washington Examiner

    ... Nationally, corn has the potential to reach 2003's record of nearly 14 billion bushels, the U.S. Department of Agriculture said in its midyear report. High corn prices the past few years have meant high meat prices in grocery stores since 2012. The ...

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