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Bullish fundamentals extend CME hog futures gains
CHICAGO - Chicago Mercantile Exchange lean hog futures gained for a third straight session on Wednesday, backed by rising cash and wholesale pork prices, traders said.
Wednesday, May, 06, 2015 - Reuters - News

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U.S. boosts bird flu emergency funds as Hormel cuts jobs
CHICAGO - The U.S. government approved the use of an additional $330 million in emergency funds to help contain the worst avian influenza outbreak in U.S. history, as infected bird cases soared and hundreds of Minnesota poultry workers learned they would lose their jobs.
Wednesday, May, 06, 2015 - Reuters - News

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No time to waste as bird flu spreads
The H5N2 bird flu strain has already led to the death of 2.6 million turkeys in Minnesota and is quickly spreading, leading Gov. Mark Dayton to declare a state of emergency.
Wednesday, May, 06, 2015 - - News

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Improved beef prices take CME live cattle higher
CHICAGO - Chicago Mercantile Exchange live cattle futures closed higher on Tuesday, helped by rising wholesale beef values, traders said. June ended 0.725 cent per lb higher at 151.450 cents per lb, and August was up 0.775 cent at 149.900 cents.
Tuesday, May, 05, 2015 - Reuters - News

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Hormel unit Jennie-O lays off employees due to bird flu in poultry
CHICAGO - Hormel Foods Corp unit Jennie-O Turkey Store will temporarily lay off 233 workers at a Minnesota plant because an outbreak of bird flu has reduced the number of turkeys available for processing, the company said on Tuesday.
Tuesday, May, 05, 2015 - Reuters - News

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Tracing the bird flu outbreak in North American poultry flocks
The United States is facing its worst-ever outbreak of avian influenza as three highly pathogenic strains have hit North American poultry flocks since December, with the spread of infection picking up speed in the last month.
Tuesday, May, 05, 2015 - Reuters - News

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Ag sprayer driver injured when implement collides with train in Minnesota
A Wahpeton, N.D., man was injured when the chemical sprayer vehicle he was driving collided with a train north of Campbell, Minn., the Wilkin County Sheriff’s Office said.
Tuesday, May, 05, 2015 - - News

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For Minnesota turkey farmers, bird flu is crisis of a lifetime
Greg Langmo hoped the years he’d spent keeping his turkey flocks healthy might spare his farm from the avian flu.
Tuesday, May, 05, 2015 - Minnesota Public Radio - News

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Broccoli and big ag share space on Red River Valley farm
Spring means nonstop activity at Kragnes Family Farms, where David Kragnes and his son Ben are putting corn seed in a planter in the farmyard.
Tuesday, May, 05, 2015 - Minnesota Public Radio - News

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Bird flu may take bite out of Thanksgiving's turkey supply
CHICAGO - The largest-ever U.S. outbreak of avian influenza, which has devastated Midwestern poultry and egg producers in recent weeks, could be felt at Thanksgiving tables across the nation come November, farmers and some trade groups say.
Tuesday, May, 05, 2015 - Reuters - News

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Senate adds unnecessary provision to bird flu aid
One of the things we’ve quickly learned as first-term members is the Legislature has a long history of acting quickly and in a bipartisan fashion to help Minnesotans facing natural disasters and emergencies.
Tuesday, May, 05, 2015 - - News

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USDA report shows planting picks up
Upper Midwest farmers generally made excellent planting progress during the week ending May 3, the U.S. Department of Agriculture said Monday afternoon.
Monday, May, 04, 2015 - Agweek - News

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More than 5 million birds dead in Minnesota from bird flu outbreak
Minnesota’s poultry death toll went beyond 5 million birds Monday when state officials announced 80 farms in 21 counties have been hit by the H5N2 avian influenza.
Monday, May, 04, 2015 - Forum News Service - News

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Dry spring helps calving, hurts pastures
Tim Nolte has enjoyed the dry conditions this spring. But they worry him, too. Like most other Upper Midwest cattle producers, Nolte, a Sebeka, Minn., rancher, has benefitted from the region’s dry spring.
Monday, May, 04, 2015 - Agweek - News

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College senior focuses on classes for now
Dylan Pratt’s college career is wrapping up. His job search will continue at least a little longer.
Monday, May, 04, 2015 - Agweek - News

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Economist: Ag outlook tough, could be worse
Robert Johansson, new acting chief economist for the U.S. Department of Agriculture, said commodity prices have been trending downward for the past several years and USDA expects that to continue.
Monday, May, 04, 2015 - Agweek - News

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Ag returns fire at insurance opponents
Congressional agriculture committee leaders recently returned fire at the Environmental Working Group for being too critical of prevented-planting crop insurance use, especially in the Prairie Pothole country that includes North Dakota, South Dakota and parts of Minnesota.
Monday, May, 04, 2015 - Agweek - News

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Planting hinges on a multitude of factors
MERRIFIELD, N.D. — It’s a windy spring morning, the kind that sends kites soaring and rips hats from heads. The indefatigable wind forces Merrifield, N.D., farmer Bob Drees to make yet another planting-related decision.
Monday, May, 04, 2015 - Agweek - News

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AgweekTV: Which crops will take the lead this year?
This week on AgweekTV, growers have been on a roll getting seed in the ground. Which crop will take the lead in our region this year? Also, a young Minnesota Farmer is honored for his organic farming. And how bird flu could affect foreign markets. These stories and more on this week’s AgweekTV.
Monday, May, 04, 2015 - Agweek - News

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Iowa governor declares state of emergency due to bird flu outbreak
CHICAGO - Iowa Governor Terry Branstad declared a state of emergency on Friday due to a rapidly expanding avian flu outbreak, saying the entire state was at risk from the spread of the disease.
Saturday, May, 02, 2015 - Reuters - News

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