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  1. Ethanol's Growth Opportunities Include Global MarketsRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | KHGI

    ... a lot of wonderful opportunities to do that and that's one of the things I'll be working on with Director of Agriculture Greg Ibach is to open up the trade opportunities overseas and work on that," said Nebraska Governor Pete Ricketts. "So we're ...

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  2. Public servant's $66,649 stuff up: Compensation for "defective administration"Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Sydney Morning Herald

    ... have been hurt in some way by what is known as defective administration. A public servant in the Department of Agriculture's biosecurity section inaccurately advised an exporter that certain goods could be sent to New Zealand. Because of redactions ...

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  3. Monkey farm worker: a I just couldna t live with myself if I was going to be doing that.aRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | WINK-TV Fort Myers

    A former Hendry County monkey farm worker says what he was asked to do was so horrific, he had to quit his job after only two days. "When I got involved in that, I knew I just couldn't live with myself if I was going to be doing that," former Primate Products vet tech David Roebuck said.

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  4. Emissions slide began to reverse after the end of the carbon price, data showRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Sydney Morning Herald

    ... of cutting greenhouse gas levels by 5 per cent of 2000 levels by 2020. Lowering projections from sectors such as agriculture - combined with 129 million tonnes of carbon credits from over-achieving during the first period of the Kyoto Protocol - ...

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  5. Scoreboard Roundup 3/30/15Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | KNEB-AM Scottsbluff

    The family of a missing California college student has increased the reward to $100,000 for information about his whereabouts. The University of California-Be... -- With just over 24 hours until the deadline for negotiating parties to come to a political understanding about ending Iran's nuclear weapons pr... WASHINGTON, March 30, 2015 - Agriculture Under Secretary Lisa Mensah has announced that USDA is seeking applications for grants to support rural businesses and help create j... Lincoln - University of Nebraska forward Walter Pitchford announced Monday that he is giving up his final season of eligibility with the Husker basketball program.

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  6. Americans Favor Deal With Iran by 2-1; Relations With Israel Are Highly PoliticizedRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | KNEB-AM Scottsbluff

    The family of a missing California college student has increased the reward to $100,000 for information about his whereabouts. The University of California-Be... -- With just over 24 hours until the deadline for negotiating parties to come to a political understanding about ending Iran's nuclear weapons pr... WASHINGTON, March 30, 2015 - Agriculture Under Secretary Lisa Mensah has announced that USDA is seeking applications for grants to support rural businesses and help create j... Lincoln - University of Nebraska forward Walter Pitchford announced Monday that he is giving up his final season of eligibility with the Husker basketball program.

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  7. Pickers back at work in Baja California, but animosity remainsRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Los Angeles Times

    Farmworkers harvest strawberries last week in Baja California. A strike is winding down Monday after nearly two weeks.

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  8. Harvesting delayed Wheat procurement season to open lateRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Hindustan Times

    ... happened 33 years ago. In 1982 also, the crop matured three weeks late. In a report to the Union Ministry of Agriculture on March 25, state agriculture commissioner assessed the loss to be Rs 530 crore. "It will increase in case the weather doesn't ...

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  9. Rail backlogs could cost Saskatchewan billions: reportRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | CBC News

    A train is seen in Saskatchewan with a grain elevator in the background in this Creative Commons photo. A report commissioned by the Saskatchewan Chamber of Commerce says that rail backlogs could cost the province billions.

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  10. 'Act responsibly' as milk quotas end after 30 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | FarmingUK

    ... you will be responsible for the coaching provision across our four men's teams an... In this exciting time in Agriculture and as the industry looks to meet the challenges of the world's growing population, we a... Labourer to work on industrial ...

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  11. Andhra Pradesh News on March 31, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | AndhraNews

    ... M Janaki speaking at a press conference here on Monday said that it will not be possible to supply water for agriculture in the coming Rabi season. She said that there is only net 3.5 tmc of water available as against the total of 12.5 tmc out of ...

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  12. Livestock auctions go from strength to strengthRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | FarmingUK

    Livestock auction marts continued to go from strength to strength in 2014. The latest sales figures for England and Wales, from the Livestock Auctioneers Association , show support among farmers remains steady as 200,000 more sheep were sold through markets than in 2013.

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  13. Rural development fund seeks to aid Scotland's beef producersRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | FarmingUK

    ... vil engineering contractor, is looking for experienced ground workers to work on a wind... A natural interest in agriculture and farming. An interest in, or passion for, agriculture and farming would be a distinct ad...

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  14. 800 million people have no access to clean water - " KutesaRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | New Vision

    ... is better understood than a decade ago, including water's critical importance for households, industries, agriculture, cities, energy production and transportation," he said. Kutesa said that the International Decade of Action on "Water for Life" ...

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  15. Amid bird flu outbreak, turkey farmers increase securityRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | HawaiiNews

    Poultry producers in the nation's top turkey state are taking extra steps to protect their flocks after a devastating strain of bird flu was confirmed at two Minnesota farms in as many days last week, a disease that had already slammed the doors shut on some key export markets. Most producers in the state's $750 million industry were already strict about day-to-day biosecurity to try to ensure that no bird flu enters or leaves their barns, but they're redoubling their efforts.

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  16. Men Who Eat Produce That Usually Has Higher Pesticide Residues May Have Lower Semen QualityRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Scientific Blogging

    ... low-to-moderate amounts (such as peas, beans, grapefruit, and onions), based on data from the U.S. Department of Agriculture Pesticide Data Program. Pesticides include both the synthetic or organic kind. They then adjusted for factors such as ...

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  17. Pesticide residue on non-organic fruit and vegetables could lower sperm count, a study claimsRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Falmouth Packet

    ... were categorised as being high, moderate or low in pesticide residues based on data from the US Department of Agriculture. Among those in the "high" category were apples, pears, peppers, spinach and strawberries. "Low" residue foods included peas, ...

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  18. California fairs on display at State CapitolRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | San Diego NewsCape

    The California Department of Food & Agriculture's Division of Fairs and Expositions is proud to feature a California Fairs Exhibit at the California State Capitol March 30th-April 3rd. The exhibit features information on the network of California Fairs and 2015 fair dates.

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  19. Morgan farmer directs funds to Brush FFARead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Fort Morgan Times

    ... campaign and programs have advocated on behalf of farmers and their efforts to meet society's needs through agriculture. "Today, consumers are more interested than ever in agriculture and how food is grown," the release stated. "Consider joining the ...

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  20. Global Bioplastic Packaging Materials market to grow at a CAGR of...Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | PR-inside.com

    The different types of bioplastics available include polymers that are directly extracted from biomass and processed, polymers that are made from bio-based precursors such as PLA, and polymers that are made by bacteria such as PHA and PHB. Bioplastics are different from conventional plastics, and they can be used to produce various products such as utensils, bags, furniture, carpets, films, bottles, cups, and packaging materials.

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