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Malawi floods kill at least 48, damage crops
Malawi President Peter Mutharika has declared half the southern African country a disaster zone after torrential rains over the past few days killed at least 48 people and left around 70,000 homeless.
Wednesday, January, 14, 2015 - - News

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Plunging grain prices prompt growing interest in raising both crops and livestock
FOSSTON, Minn. — Like most area farmers who raise crops, the Landsverk family is hurt by falling grain prices. Unlike many of their fellow farmers, however, the Landsverks have a safety net. They run an organic dairy operation, and their milk income cushions declining grain sales.
Monday, January, 12, 2015 - Agweek - News

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Beet growers can cut spray costs
FARGO, N.D. — Sugar beet farmers in the region face lower profitability in 2015 than they did in the previous few years, and science is trying to help them save money while keeping production high.
Monday, January, 12, 2015 - Agweek - News

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Official: CAR fighters must embrace farming
ROME — A full-scale food crisis has been averted in Central African Republic following a bout of sectarian bloodletting, but unemployed young men will need jobs for peace to hold in the agriculture-dependent country, a United Nations official says.
Monday, January, 12, 2015 - Thomson Reuters Foundation - News

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Minn. wetland restoration program signup under way
Sign-up began Jan. 5 for the 2015 Reinvest In Minnesota Wetlands Conservation Easement program and will continue through Jan. 30. The state has set aside $24 million to entice landowners to enroll marginal lands in the permanent easement program during this period.
Friday, January, 09, 2015 - Forum News Service - News

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China seeking US distillers’ grains
China is seeking U.S. cargoes of distillers’ dried grains (DDGs) for shipment in February and March, as easing import restrictions have re-opened the most lucrative market for the protein-rich animal feed, traders say.
Tuesday, January, 06, 2015 - Reuters - News

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Slow single-car service means higher interest costs
LEEDS, N.D. — Brian Engstrom is happy to report rail service for his dry edible bean processing plant is better today than it was two months ago.
Monday, January, 05, 2015 - Agweek - News

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Modest post-New Year bounce
Chicago — The recent slump in U.S. hog prices is expected to ease around the start of the new year, when packers resume normal operations after closures during year-end holiday observances.
Monday, January, 05, 2015 - Reuters - News

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Field sensors aim to help farmers
FARGO, N.D. — Talk about getting in on the ground floor of a new technology. Last summer, Chad Ulven and Corey Kratcha started c2sensor corp., a developer of biodegradable, soil-based sensors that aim to help farmers figure out how much water and nutrients they should be putting on crops to achieve maximum yields.
Monday, January, 05, 2015 - Forum News Service - News

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Used agriculture equipment values bouncing back
MOORHEAD, Minn. — An auction is a snapshot of how people are feeling, said Greg Peterson, known as Machinery Pete, who has been tracking auction prices on farm and construction equipment since 1989.
Monday, January, 05, 2015 - Forum News Service - News

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Weather, prices, farm bill, rail delays are top stories in regional ag
No two years are the same in Upper Midwest agriculture, but 2014 brought some familiar issues and concerns. Erratic weather, improving technology, plunging grain prices, frustration with the railroads and political events in Washington, D.C., and elsewhere — all old acquaintances of area farmers and ranchers — popped up again.
Monday, December, 29, 2014 - Agweek - News

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Beef prices, big hay crop produce optimism
Plentiful hay supplies and record-high beef prices made this a Christmas to remember for Upper Midwest cattle producers, especially after widespread drought and storms in 2012 and 2013.
Monday, December, 29, 2014 - Agweek - News

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Spiritwood, ND, Energy Park needs $1 million to connect loop to BNSF line
The Spiritwood Energy Park Association has until March 31 to raise $1 million to connect its rail loop to the BNSF main line. SEPA is a partnership between the Jamestown/Stutsman Development Corp. and Great River Energy. SEPA built the rail loop last summer to provide rail access to Dakota Spirit AgEnergy and the SEPA industrial park. At this point, the rail loop is a circular track around the SEPA industrial park, but does not connect to any other rail lines.
Tuesday, December, 23, 2014 - Forum News Service - News

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Strong markets influence decisions
It’s hard to pick up a farm paper without seeing an article speculating on cowherd expansion.
Monday, December, 22, 2014 - - News

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Canola climbing
WINNIPEG, Manitoba — The milling wheat market has a number of risk factors moving forward.
Monday, December, 22, 2014 - Agweek - News

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Many factors contribute to 4-H expansion
Statewide, 4-H membership grew in 2014 by 500. South Dakota 4-H now boasts 8,911 members. Ringkob says continued growth can be attributed to many factors — specifically the program’s ability to break traditional molds and evolve to meet the changing needs of youth and families throughout the state.
Monday, December, 22, 2014 - SDSU Extension - News

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Infestations reported in SD winter wheat
BROOKINGS, S.D. — Bird cherry-oat aphids and greenbugs made the news this fall, with infestations reported in winter wheat fields across central and south-central South Dakota.
Monday, December, 15, 2014 - - News

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Lentils steady
WINNIPEG, Manitoba — Lentil markets are moving as well as can be expected, given our deplorable quality. Overseas end users have now received their initial 2014 crop shipments, and they are not impressed. Processors took the flack on this year’s quality.
Monday, December, 15, 2014 - Agweek - News

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Economic reports fraught with partisan derision
Against all odds, economics — the dismal science — has become even more dismal. Since the Great Recession of 2008, what once was equal parts science and art is now equal parts politics and disdain.
Monday, December, 15, 2014 - Agweek - News

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Farmers tighten tap on production
WELLINGTON, New Zealand — Farmers in New Zealand, the world’s largest dairy exporter, are reining in milk production as a flood of supply from Europe and the U.S. pummels prices, a sign the “white gold” rush that has fuelled the New Zealand economy for years is over.
Monday, December, 15, 2014 - Reuters - News

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