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Russia to decide on lifting wheat export tax by mid-May
MOSCOW - Russia will take a decision by mid-May on removing a tax on wheat exports ahead of schedule and will set up a new mechanism in case it needs to act quickly to regulate trade in the future, a senior government official said on Wednesday.
Wednesday, April, 29, 2015 - Reuters - News

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Internecine battle
Once or twice a year, I have a conversation with somebody outside agriculture, or new to it, that goes like this: Other person: “What’s the deal with the Farmers Union and Farm Bureau? Are they political? Why do they argue so much? Don’t they know it makes farmers look bad?”
Wednesday, April, 29, 2015 - Agweek - Opinion

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Committee honors farmer
The Agriculture Finance Committee in the Minnesota House of Representatives earlier this month honored Ryan Buck, a family corn and soybean farmer near Goodhue, for his contributions to agriculture, with a special resolution on at the state capitol.
Wednesday, April, 29, 2015 - - News

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Minnesota brewery offers free beer to farmers dedicated to water quality
Farmers can be rewarded with a free six pack of beer from a Stearns County brewery as part of a Minnesota Department of Agriculture water quality certification program being tested on some county farms.
Wednesday, April, 29, 2015 - St. Cloud Times - News

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Germans switch sausage for soy over green, health concerns
BERLIN - Germans, known for their love of sausages, are eating less meat and more vegetarian food as concerns grow about health, animal welfare and the environmental cost of livestock farming.
Wednesday, April, 29, 2015 - Reuters - News

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Tracing the bird flu outbreak in U.S. poultry flocks
Two highly pathogenic strains of avian influenza have been found in 14 U.S. states since December, prompting partial to total bans on imports of U.S. poultry and egg products to other countries that were valued at more than $6 billion last year.
Wednesday, April, 29, 2015 - Reuters - News

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U.S. officials predict a return of bird flu in the fall
CHICAGO - U.S. agriculture officials say it is "highly probable" that the virulent avian flu viruses that have hit U.S. poultry operations hard in recent weeks will return next fall when wild bird populations migrate south, potentially spreading the viruses into new regions of the country.
Wednesday, April, 29, 2015 - Reuters - News

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In U.S. GMO labeling battle, PepsiCo latest target
Backers of mandatory labeling for genetically modified foods on Wednesday launched a campaign aimed at turning back food company lobbying against labeling, and the first target is PepsiCo.
Wednesday, April, 29, 2015 - Reuters - News

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CME live cattle futures rebound; hogs move up
CHICAGO - Chicago Mercantile Exchange live cattle closed higher on Tuesday, erasing Monday's losses aided by short-covering and futures' discounts to cash prices a week ago, traders said.
Wednesday, April, 29, 2015 - Reuters - News

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Bill provides funding to respond to bird flu
As many of you know, Minnesota is the nation’s largest turkey producer, and 26 of the state’s turkey farms have been devastated by H5N2, the avian influenza virus.
Tuesday, April, 28, 2015 - - Opinion

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New bird flu cases probable in Iowa, millions of birds affected
CHICAGO - Initial tests have found probable avian influenza outbreaks at five new commercial poultry sites in Iowa, affecting more than 6 million birds, the state's agriculture department and the U.S. Department of Agriculture said on Monday.
Tuesday, April, 28, 2015 - Reuters - News

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Corn, wheat fall to 6-month lows on U.S. weather
CHICAGO - U.S. corn and wheat futures fell on Monday to their lowest levels since October, on outlooks for speedy corn plantings in the Midwest and crop-friendly rains in the southern Plains wheat belt.
Monday, April, 27, 2015 - Reuters - News

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Heitkamp announces federal funding for scientific research at NDSU
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Sen. Heidi Heitkamp, D-N.D., announced today in a news release almost $150,000 in federal funding for scientific research at North Dakota State University.
Monday, April, 27, 2015 - Agweek - News

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New bird flu cases probable in Iowa, 2.3 million birds affected
CHICAGO - Initial tests have found probable new cases of the rapidly spreading avian influenza on four commercial poultry sites in Iowa, affecting nearly 2.3 million birds, the state's agriculture department said on Monday.
Monday, April, 27, 2015 - Reuters - News

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New York state to turn lights out for migrating birds
NEW YORK - On their arduous flights North to their breeding grounds, birds migrating up the U.S. East Coast will have one less peril to worry about - bright lights from state-owned and -managed buildings in New York.
Monday, April, 27, 2015 - Reuters - News

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U.S. asks China to drop ban on poultry imports triggered by bird flu
WASHINGTON - U.S. Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack on Monday asked China to drop a ban on imports of U.S. poultry imposed because of an outbreak of bird flu in chickens and turkeys.
Monday, April, 27, 2015 - Reuters - News

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Bird flu ‘a three- to five-year problem’
More help is on the way for turkey and other poultry producers to cope with the epidemic of highly pathogenic avian influenza, but state and federal officials also warned that the problem will remain for years.
Monday, April, 27, 2015 - Forum News Service - News

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Improving weather dampens market
Wheat traded with gains last week, as technical buying stepped in to help push wheat off its lows. The corn market lost ground, with expectations that planting picked up with an open week of weather in the Midwest, and the funds continue to hold a large short position. Soybeans traded higher to start the week, as demand continues to support the market despite the ongoing South American harvest.
Monday, April, 27, 2015 - - News

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Tester criticizes land-grant colleges on organics
As attendees at the Organic Trade Association luncheon April 15 ate a salad with bulgur wheat from his organic farm, Sen. Jon Tester, D-Mont., the only organic farmer in the Senate, said advocates would have to work hard to achieve labeling of genetically modified foods, and more farmers would transition to organic operations if the land-grant colleges paid more attention to organics.
Monday, April, 27, 2015 - Agweek - News

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South Dakota farmers getting ready to plant
Farmers throughout the region are anticipating a quick planting season, but looking forward to getting some rain on their dry fields.
Monday, April, 27, 2015 - Agweek - News

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