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Science explores turfgrass, irrigation
WASHINGTON — A University of Minnesota student who has developed a drought-resistant turfgrass seed mixture was among the 100 students to exhibit his project at the recent White House Science Fair.
Monday, June, 09, 2014 - Agweek - News

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States ask U.S. Congress to launch inquiry of herbal supplements
NEW YORK - A group of 14 state attorneys general on Thursday asked the U.S. Congress to investigate the herbal supplements industry after a New York probe of the products turned up ingredients that were not listed on labels and raised safety concerns.
Friday, April, 03, 2015 - Reuters - News

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Farm, military skill sets linked
FARGO, N.D. — Ag and military thinking runs parallel, says Michael O’Gorman, founder and director of the Farmer Veteran Coalition, in Davis, Calif., a group that works to help veterans find a new mission in farming.
Monday, November, 10, 2014 - Agweek - News

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Letter outlines obesity issues, applauds rules
WASHINGTON — Twenty-seven former panelists for the Institute of Medicine told Congress not to change healthier foods rules for children on July 15, the same day the U.S. Department of Agriculture official in charge of nutrition reminded school food service directors who have asked Congress for changes that they have responsibilities to serve food that will result in healthy children and adults.
Monday, July, 21, 2014 - Agweek - News

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Oregon adopts rules allowing industrial hemp crops
Oregon farmers could plant the state’s first industrial hemp crop this spring, a full year before businesses expect to start growing marijuana for recreational use, a state official says.
Wednesday, February, 04, 2015 - Reuters - News

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States ask U.S. Congress to launch inquiry of herbal supplements
NEW YORK - A group of 14 state attorneys general on Thursday asked the U.S. Congress to investigate the herbal supplements industry after a New York probe of the products turned up ingredients that were not listed on labels and raised safety concerns.
Tuesday, April, 07, 2015 - Reuters - News

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Landmark agreement promises to end child labor in supply chains
LONDON — Several of the world’s biggest tobacco companies pledged on Dec. 10 to end child labor in their supply chains, a landmark agreement a rights group says could protect thousands of children from hazardous work in tobacco fields.
Monday, December, 15, 2014 - Thomson Reuters Foundation - News

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Activist says tobacco groups' action on child labor puts pressure on Washington
The ban by two leading U.S. tobacco growers’ groups on the use of child labor puts pressure on Washington to end the employment of children in hazardous and unhealthy work, according to a children’s rights activist.
Friday, October, 03, 2014 - Thomson Reuters Foundation - News

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S.D. farmer confirmed to Farm Credit board
The Senate on March 9 confirmed Dallas Tonsager, a South Dakota Democrat, to serve on the Farm Credit Administration board.
Monday, March, 16, 2015 - Agweek - News

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Group urges tobacco companies to protect US child workers
U.S. children working in domestic tobacco fields regularly suffer from breathing problems, nausea and other ailments, an international rights group said in a report on Wednesday, urging the industry to develop tougher protections for its youngest workers.
Thursday, May, 15, 2014 - Reuters - News

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Nearly 400 bison removed from Theodore Roosevelt National Park’s South Unit
This week, Theodore Roosevelt National Park’s staff began a roundup to remove nearly 400 bison from the 110-square-mile South Unit. The roundup is part of a regularly-scheduled reduction of bison population to maintain the health of the park’s animals and the grassland that they feed on. An estimated 200 bison will remain at the park when the roundup is complete.
Wednesday, October, 15, 2014 - Forum News Service - News

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US cattle numbers down, ND up
While the U.S. continues to lose cattle, North Dakota is moving up to the head of the herd. A U.S. Department of Agriculture study released in July revealed a nationwide cattle inventory of 95 million as of July 1. Those numbers were down 3 percent from the 2012 count of 97.8 million. This count was the lowest for July since the series began in 1973.
Tuesday, September, 02, 2014 - Forum News Service - News

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Roberts says Peterson's concerns about the farm bill changes are unwarranted, USDA expands access to credit for beginning and family farmers and Whole-Farm Revenue Protection crop insurance is now available.
Monday, November, 17, 2014 - Agweek - News

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AgCountry declares $12 million patronage dividend, Minn. Farmers Union asks for appeal of wolf ruling, John Deere announces new private crop insurance policy, Calif. firm recalls beef, pork products for possible metal contamination, and more.
Monday, January, 12, 2015 - - News

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Farmers fight wheat fungus with cleaning, waiting
CHICAGO — Dave Wiechert of Nashville, Ill., does good business most years cleaning seed for farmers in preparation for planting season. But this year, Wiechert is doing big business after harvest: cleaning fungus off wheat so farmers can sell it.
Monday, August, 25, 2014 - Reuters - News

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Family steps up after death of sheep industry giant
Dion Van Well towered over the sheep industry in the Upper Midwest like few do. He was dubbed the “Lion of the Lambs,” in a 2009 Agweek story, and his family vows to continue his legacy. Van Well, 47, died in his sleep of heart failure on Jan. 5 while on a pheasant hunting trip with buddies near Hoven, S.D.
Tuesday, May, 27, 2014 - Agweek - News

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