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ND Farm Bureau says it's 'lost confidence' in ag commissioner, backs challenger
The North Dakota Farm Bureau is supporting a challenger for the Republican endorsement for state agriculture commissioner, saying Feb. 4 it has lost confidence in incumbent Commissioner Doug Goehring — one day after Goehring emailed supporters defending his record and explaining a “politically incorrect” statement he made to his staff.
Wednesday, February, 05, 2014 - Forum News Service - News

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Hemp provision in farm bill clears way for crop
The new five-year, $480 billion farm bill passed by the Senate on Tuesday includes a tiny provision authorizing North Dakota and a few other states to grow research plots of cannabis as a farm crop.
Wednesday, February, 05, 2014 - Forum News Service - News

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Nestle reviewing possible sale of frozen food unit Davigel
Nestle is exploring a possible sale of frozen foods business Davigel for about 300 million euros ($400 million), three sources familiar with the matter told Reuters on Monday, as part of a drive to trim its sprawling portfolio.
Tuesday, February, 04, 2014 - Reuters - News

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Humane livestock handling a recent concern
The issue of the humane handling and slaughter of livestock is not a recent concern triggered by videos that shock the public. The issue goes back as far as the Eisenhower Administration when, in 1958, Congress passed the Humane Slaughter Act (HMSA). In that act, Congress “declared [it] to be the policy of the United States that the slaughtering of livestock and the handling of livestock in connection with slaughter shall be carried out only by humane methods.”
Monday, February, 03, 2014 - Agweek - News

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Nonsugar sugar beet promo prompts interest
“Industrial beets” is now the preferred moniker for beets being promoted for growing outside the Red River Valley to make things such as industrial sugar components or “green” ethanol, but not sugar.
Monday, February, 03, 2014 - Agweek - News

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SD company promotes ‘Hay Manager’ to raise efficiency
If you’re involved with production livestock and care about efficiency, Andy Lacey says he has a product for you. “We help farmers succeed by becoming more efficient,” Lacey says of the Hay Manager, which reduces waste and mold by storing hay bales off the ground. “This can pay for itself in a year.”
Monday, February, 03, 2014 - Agweek - News

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2014 KMOT Ag Expo finds lower prices, profit potential
In his three decades of farming, Mark Seastrand has seen good years, bad years and everything in between. So the Sheyenne, N.D., farmer isn’t alarmed by the recent plunge in crop prices and the more-difficult-to-achieve profits that go with them.
Monday, February, 03, 2014 - Agweek - News

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Dow Chemical expands share buyback program
Dow Chemical Co. hiked its dividend and tripled its share buyback program, but signaled that it was in no hurry to fall in line with activist shareholder Daniel Loeb’s demands to spin off its slow-growing petrochemical businesses.
Monday, February, 03, 2014 - Reuters - News

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Northern Crops Institute promotes region's fare
The Northern Crops Institute in Fargo, N.D., offers farmers an opportunity to showcase their changing crops to a changing world.
Monday, February, 03, 2014 - Ag - News

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2014 KMOT Ag Expo finds lower prices, profit potential
More than 350 exhibitors and an estimated 30,000 to 40,000 people are expected to attend the show, the region’s biggest indoor wintertime ag show. It runs through Friday. The doors open at 9 a.m. and close at 5 p.m. all three days. Admission and parking are free.
Wednesday, January, 29, 2014 - Agweek - News

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Farm bill conference report released; see it here
Agweek/The Hagstrom Report has obtained a copy of the farm bill conference report released just today. See it in its entirety.
Monday, January, 27, 2014 - - News

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House vote on farm bill expected Wednesday
House and Senate agriculture leaders today are wrapping up a deal on a farm bill that will raise target prices for grains with payments made on base acres, include a new dairy program that is not considered supply management, and payment limitation rules that do not please critics and will not make any changes to country-of-origin labeling for red meat or changes to the Packers and Stockyards Act.
Monday, January, 27, 2014 - Agweek - News

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Minn. soy growers launch ad campaign promoting biodiesel
Showing now on TV and computer screens: a new effort by Minnesota soybean growers to promote the use of biodiesel. On Jan. 22, the Minnesota Soybean Research and Promotion council began an advertising campaign that illustrates how soy-based biodiesel improves air quality. The campaign, “Breathing Easier with Biodiesel,” includes local TV, cable TV, online and social media spots.
Monday, January, 27, 2014 - Agweek - News

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Reasons for optimism after oats' long decline
Oats were once one of the Upper Midwest’s most popular crops. They’ve been overshadowed for years, however, by more profitable crops, particularly corn and soybeans.
Monday, January, 27, 2014 - Agweek - News

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New hard red spring wheat superior to ‘Traverse’
South Dakota wheat growers will soon have access to a new hard red spring wheat variety. After several years of research, the South Dakota State University Agricultural Experiment Station recently released Prevail to certified growers.
Monday, January, 27, 2014 - - News

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New farm bill expected in February
Congress is close to passing a new farm bill and could reach an agreement in the next few weeks, Sen. Heidi Heitkamp, D-N.D., said Jan. 21.
Friday, January, 24, 2014 - Agweek - News

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Drones for farms a challenge, but popular topic at Precision Ag Summit
Topics at this year’s Precision Ag Action Summit in Jamestown, N.D., ranged from Google Glass, a technology for putting a smartphone into eyeglass frames, to unmanned aircraft systems (UAS), to the quality and ability to use data, which is becoming so voluminous that it has its own name — big data.
Tuesday, January, 21, 2014 - Agweek - News

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Precision Ag Summit draws large crowd for third year
Google Glass takes center stage at the event, demonstrating how farmers use can use the "smartphone on your face."
Tuesday, January, 21, 2014 - Agweek - News

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Northern Beef Packers’ state loan cancelled, Cargill, USDA check for meat contamination after Iowa plant ammonia leak and barn, antique equipment lost in fire near Crookston, Minn.
Monday, January, 20, 2014 - - News

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Upcoming Precision Ag Summit to discuss latest technology
Automation and precision tools are everywhere in our society, from fishing to farming, especially the latter.
Monday, January, 20, 2014 - Agweek - News

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