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Technology makes farming efficient, keeps prices down
MITCHELL, S.D. — Call us awestruck, but farming has really advanced through technology. That’s obviously not big, breaking news. But let us take a moment to reflect on how far farming practices have come to make it a little less taxing on people who work in agriculture.
Tuesday, July, 07, 2015 - Forum Communications Co. - News

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Starbucks to hike coffee prices in some U.S. outlets
Starbucks Corp said it would raise prices for some of its coffee beverages by 5-20 cents in the United States from Tuesday. Starbucks, however, will leave the prices of some popular beverages such as the Grande Brewed Coffee and the Frappuccino unchanged in most U.S. outlets, it said on Monday.
Monday, July, 06, 2015 - Reuters - News

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India to spend $8 billion to boost irrigation, reduce dependence on monsoon
India has approved spending of 500 billion rupees ($7.9 billion) over five years to expand irrigation in rural areas to boost crop productivity and it also plans an online agricultural market to help farmers get better prices for their produce.
Monday, July, 06, 2015 - Reuters - News

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Machinery downturn differs from ’80s
WEST FARGO, N.D. — David Meyer, Titan Machinery Inc.’s CEO, has seen a lot in four decades in the business. Farm machinery retail operations have consolidated significantly since the farm credit crisis of the late 1970s to late 1980s.
Monday, July, 06, 2015 - Agweek - News

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Wheat strong despite bearish report
Wheat pushed higher last week despite a negative U.S. Department of Agriculture Planted Acreage report. The corn futures traded to highs last seen in December 2014 with a bullish USDA report. As of the July 1 close, November soybeans were 43.5 cents higher for the week.
Monday, July, 06, 2015 - - News

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South Africa reaps more crops, cuts jobs in twin farm revolution
VILJOENSKROON, South Africa - South African farmer Cobus van Coller scans the flashing computer screen in the cab of his harvester. As the machine mows down corn stalks, numbers instantly update, giving the precise yield and moisture levels on each part of his field.
Monday, July, 06, 2015 - Reuters - News

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Weather Talk: Water is a precious commodity
During a recent multi-year drought, the people of the arid nation of Israel figured out a way to solve its water problems. By using the most modern desalinization techniques and by recycling urban and agricultural waste water, Israel has reduced its need for fresh water by half.
Sunday, July, 05, 2015 - Forum News Service - News

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Bone-dry West Coast states curb July 4 fireworks displays
SEATTLE - Authorities battling dozens of large wildfires along the parched U.S. West Coast are clamping down on Independence Day fireworks displays over fears that wayward sparks could trigger fresh blazes.
Friday, July, 03, 2015 - Reuters - News

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Malian refugees in Mauritania face food shortage as funds scarce
DAKAR - Thousands of Malian refugees are facing food shortages in Mauritania because of a delayed rations shipment and a shortage of funding, as donors juggle several global crises, an official from the U.N. World Food Programme (WFP) said on Friday.
Friday, July, 03, 2015 - Reuters - News

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Californians cut water use in May, ahead of mandatory reductions
LOS ANGELES - California residents, in a boost for efforts to deal with a devastating four-year drought, cut water use by nearly 29 percent in May to score the biggest reduction since the state governor in early 2014 called for voluntary cutbacks, officials said on Wednesday.
Thursday, July, 02, 2015 - Reuters - News

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El Nino expected to affect July climate
The latest climate outlook for July 2015 continues to indicate wetter and cooler conditions for the central U.S. - including most of South Dakota.
Wednesday, July, 01, 2015 - SDSU Extension Service - News

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Smucker cuts Folgers coffee prices after 2014 increase
NEW YORK - J.M. Smucker Co cut prices for most of the Folgers and Dunkin' Donuts coffee brands sold in the United States by 6 percent, the biggest U.S. roaster said on Wednesday, after a price hike last year led to a loss of market share.
Wednesday, July, 01, 2015 - Reuters - News

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Field fires hamper French grain harvest as heatwave builds
PARIS - Fires linked to hot, dry weather are disrupting the early stages of this year's grain harvest in France, the European Union's top producer, destroying hundreds of hectares and triggering fire prevention measures in some areas.
Wednesday, July, 01, 2015 - Reuters - News

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Thailand lowers 2015 rice output forecast
The Thai government lowered its forecast for this year's main-crop rice output by over 2 million metric tons, according to the latest report from the Office of Agricultural Economics, as the major rice-producing nation battles with a severe drought.
Wednesday, July, 01, 2015 - Reuters - News

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Indian monsoon falters in key month for farmers
MUMBAI - After drenching India with above-average rains in June, the monsoon has weakened in what is typically the wettest and most crucial month for millions of farmers growing oilseeds, rice, cotton and pulses.
Wednesday, July, 01, 2015 - Reuters - News

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Bounce-back year for some crops, NASS report says
As expected, farmers this spring planted more durum, barley, flax and sunflowers — crops in which the Upper Midwest, particularly North Dakota, leads the nation, the National Agricultural Statistics Service, an arm of USDA, says in its June 30 planted acreage report.
Tuesday, June, 30, 2015 - Agweek - News

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Duvenaud: Crop prices move higher
Canola futures have had a $50-per-ton rally so far in June. The positive school says it’s from the dryness on the western prairies. There is no chart signal the move is over and unseeded soybean acreage is supportive.
Tuesday, June, 30, 2015 - - News

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Across Minnesota, tough times for Big Food
Minnesota's food industry managed for decades to keep supplies of perishable animals, vegetables and grains moving smoothly from farm to box while keeping up with changing customer tastes. It's not so easy anymore.
Tuesday, June, 30, 2015 - Minnesota Public Radio - News

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Smoke from Canadian wildfires brings thick haze to area
FARGO -- Thick smoke from Canadian wildfires is blanketing much of eastern North Dakota and western Minnesota in heavy haze that blocks sunlight and will subdue temperatures.
Tuesday, June, 30, 2015 - Forum News Service - News

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Rains rally Asia crops in El Nino year, but relief seen short-lived
Surprisingly strong rains in an El Nino year, typically marked by droughts in parts of Asia, have eased concerns of a lower crop output in the region. But weather forecasters are not convinced, warning of severe dryness in the autumn months.
Monday, June, 29, 2015 - Reuters - News

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