Nevada rancher Bundy holds rally in support of public lands bill
The Nevada rancher who was at the center of an armed standoff with federal agents last year held a peaceful rally on Tuesday in support of a proposal ...
As deadly pig virus wanes, bacon prices shrink
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Corn hit by one-two punch of U.S. plantings, stocks data
CHICAGO - A double-whammy of U.S. crop reports pegging corn plantings and inventories above traders' estimates knocked down grain futures on Tuesday a...
Ranchers hoping for greener pastures
FORT PIERRE, S.D. — Cattle producers throughout the upper Great Plains country are anxious for April moisture, after a winter largely devoid of snow....
AgweekTV: Farmers and ranchers hope for spring rain
Regional farmers and ranchers hope for spring rain after a dry winter. Agweek reporter Mikkel Pates catches up with ranchers in western South Dakota. ...
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The Nevada rancher who was at the center of an armed standoff with federal agents last year held a peaceful rally on Tuesday in support of a proposal that would give the state greater control of public lands, local media said.RELATED CONTENT
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Leading agricultural processor and food-ingredient supplier Archer Daniels Midland Co. has agreed to stop deforestation due to soy and palm oil production in its global supply chains, according to investors.
The Jamestown (N.D.) Fire Department responded to a fire call at Aggregate Industries on the southeast edge of Jamestown Tuesday evening.RELATED CONTENT
NORTHFIELD, Minn. — Earlier in March, Gov. Mark Dayton introduced legislation that would require 50-foot buffer strips along all Minnesota waterways, including ditches and waterways that flow only periodically during the year.
Oklahoma animal scientist Deb VanOverbeke recently co-authored research on consumer trends in the beef business, and here she shares the findings. This video news is provided by CAB and the American Angus Association.
U.S. regulators will put new restrictions on the world's most widely used herbicide to help address the rapid expansion of weeds resistant to the chemical, Reuters has learned. The Environmental Protection Agency confirmed it will require a weed resistance management plan for glyphosate, the key ingredient in Monsanto's immensely popular Roundup weed-killer.