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  1. Fresh Promise Foods UpdateRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 19 | Information Technology

    Centrifugal Pump - ensures complete clean-out of system for flavor change-over, reducing the process by more than 75% vs. alternatives.

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  2. Flexible Packaging Company T.H.E.M Receives SQF CertificationRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 19 | WebWire

    Products produced and manufactured under the SQF Code certification retain a high degree of acceptance in global markets by retailers, consumer brands, and foodservice providers.

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  3. USD 501 admits student privacy violations, says breach correctedRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 19 | The Capital-Journal

    Principals and some other educators in Topeka Unified School District 501 could until last week illegally access data that identifies which of the district's students come from low-income families.

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  4. Federal indictment reveals graphic details of Petaluma plant's distribution of diseased beefRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 19 | The Daily Democrat

    Four top officials at a now-defunct Bay Area slaughterhouse have been indicted by a federal grand jury and are accused of allowing tainted meat into the food supply -- going so far as to swap diseased cows' heads with those of healthy cows to avoid inspection, officials say.

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  5. Healthy snack rules apply to fundraisers during schoolRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 19 | Statesboro Herald

    New federal rules that took effect over summer break have driven higher fat and sugar-laden items from Bulloch County Schools vending machines.

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  6. Costing of raising a child tops $245,000Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 19 | Erie Times News

    And it's how much the U.S. Department of Agriculture estimates it costs to raise a child to the age of 17. That's not counting the cost of college or other postsecondary education.

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  7. More Than 1.6 Million Worldwide to Benefit From USDA International Assistance ProgramRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 19 | Milling Journal

    The Food for Progress Program is an important tool in the effort to support sustainable agricultural production in developing nations and promote agricultural trade.

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  8. Another Positive Crop ReportRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 19 | RiverBender.com

    Illinois' northwest corner is the only place where you may get a dissenting viewpoint to the crop optimism these days.

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  9. Cancer-stricken cows reportedly snuck into food supplyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 19 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    A Northern California slaughterhouse involved in a massive beef recall processed cows with cancer while U.S. livestock inspectors took lunch breaks and later distributed the diseased cattle, according to federal charges announced Monday.

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  10. Louisiana Purchase Zoo making strides to regain accreditation while other projects are put on holdRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 18 | KNOE-TV Monroe

    The splash pad at the Louisiana Purchase Zoo should be flowing with water, but the money had to flow elsewhere.

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  11. On Native GroundAUSTERITY for Whom?Read the original story

    Jul 23, 2010 | American Reporter

    To recap, Andrew Breitbart, who paid for the people who did the ACORN sting, edited a videotape so that the remarks of Sherrod to a March 27 NAACP gathering falsely portray her as a racist rather than someone who, in recounting an example of her own racism long ago, goes on in the same tape to reject her former attitude and talk about the growth ... (more)

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  12. How much it costs to raise a child in 2013Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 19 | The Arizona Republic

    ... her to the age of 18, well that's going to cost you about $245,340, according to a United States Department of Agriculture report released Monday, August 18. That's assuming you're a middle-income, husband-wife family living in an urban area ...

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  13. Rahall presses for investments in rural areasRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 19 | Williamson Daily News Online

    In Wayne on Tuesday to attend a USDA StrikeForce forum, U.S. Rep. Nick Rahall, D-W.Va., lauded USDA investments in West Virginia's economy that buoy farmers and help to build and maintain the state's public infrastructure and community facilities.

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  14. Russia-Ukraine Conflict Adds Premium To Wheat Prices Despite Record Global ProductionRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 19 | Seeking Alpha

    According to the USDA, estimates of global wheat production stand at a record 716 million metric tons.

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  15. USDA grant helps UNG build a virtual 'bridge' to Blue RidgeRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 19 | WDUN-AM Gainesville

    Through a federal grant, the University of North Georgia will "Bridge the Gap" to provide college courses to high school students in Fannin County and surrounding communities through a high-speed, cloud-based educational exchange that connects schools in rural communities with the university.

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  16. Dry Land Crops in Nebraska, Kansas Start to Show Signs of StressRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 19 | KHGI

    Nebraska's crops are making good progress, but crops that lack irrigation are starting to show signs of stress in areas without recent rain.

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  17. AKC Applauds New Federal Regulations Protecting Canine Health and...Read the original story

    Tuesday Aug 19 | AKC Gazette

    The American Kennel ClubA is pleased the United States Department of Agriculture's Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service released new regulations that will restrict the importation of puppies younger than 6 months of age into the continental United States for the purpose of resale, research or veterinary treatment .

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  18. Educating kids as one part of solving the food desert puzzleRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 19 | Alabama Live

    If you give a man a fish, you feed him for a day. If you teach a man to fish, you feed him for a lifetime.

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  19. Government rules protect cronyismRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 19 | Tyler Morning Telegraph

    To see the true heights of government cronyism, look to the lowly catfish. The current controversy over catfish inspections is a great example of how government rules can be created and adapted to protect one player in a market, at the expense of the others.

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  20. Report: Cost to raise today's child tops $245,000Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 19 | The Arizona Republic

    A child born in 2013 will cost a middle-income American family an average of $245,340 until he or she becomes an adult.

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