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DuPont to exit paint business, focus on farms
DuPont plans to exit its once-lucrative paint pigments business to focus on a thriving agricultural unit better equipped to shield the biggest U.S. chemicals maker from market volatility.
Wednesday, July, 24, 2013 - Reuters - News

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Pig virus may curb US pork supply
A swine virus that has spread to 16 states since April is killing piglets and slowing growth in older hogs, threatening to curb U.S. pork output, according to a report by industry veterinarians.
Monday, July, 22, 2013 - Associated Press - News

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‘We are mad as hell’
U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Tom Vilsack spoke to the National Corn Growers Association in Washington, urging the group to pressure House Republicans to pass a farm bill.
Monday, July, 22, 2013 - Agweek - News

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Registering clones
Two Texas quarter horse breeders want a federal jury to rule that their cloned animals should be registered by the American Quarter Horse Association, something the organization has banned since 2004.
Monday, July, 22, 2013 - Associated Press - News

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The risk in the disconnect
Congress is testing the old mantra that you can’t pass farm price support programs without tying them to nutrition programs.
Monday, July, 22, 2013 - Agweek - Opinion

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Senate sends farm bill back to House
With a powerful assist from Sen. John Hoeven, R-N.D., Senate Agriculture Committee Chairman Debbie Stabenow, D-Mich., convinced the Senate on July 18 to send the farm bill back to the House.
Friday, July, 19, 2013 - Agweek - News

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Off track
An organic shipper in South Dakota is fighting on, despite numerous setbacks.
Monday, July, 15, 2013 - Agweek - News

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Changing tastes
While the effect of changing demographics has been seen in voting patterns and employment trends, the growing influence on America’s palate of the influx of immigrants from Latin America and Asia has been more subtle, even as grocery shelves increasingly display products containing ingredients like lemon grass and sriracha peppers.
Monday, July, 15, 2013 - New York Times News Service - News

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Latest news
A Minnesota farmer was killed in a tractor rollover, South Korea still plans to purchase Northwest wheat, and the Porcine Epidemic Diarrhea Virus may threaten U.S. pork prices.
Monday, July, 15, 2013 - Agweek Staff and Wire Reports - News

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Labor worries loom
From Christmas tree growers in the Appalachians to Wisconsin dairy farmers and producers of California’s diverse abundance of fruits and vegetables, agricultural leaders are pleading with Congress for an immigration bill that includes more lenient and less complex rules for hiring farm workers.
Monday, July, 15, 2013 - Associated Press - News

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Republicans to tackle cuts in food stamp program
House approval of a scaled-back farm bill is setting up what could be an even bigger fight over food stamps and the role of domestic food aid in the United States.
Friday, July, 12, 2013 - Associated Press - News

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House passes farm bill without food stamps
A sharply divided U.S. House passed a farm bill 216-208 today amid complaints that it is the first time federal farm programs have become embroiled in partisan politics.
Thursday, July, 11, 2013 - Forum News Service - News

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Farm bill comes up again in House
A late Wednesday decision by the House Rules Committee sent the farm bill to the full House, first for a parliamentary debate and, if that passes, for a vote on the bill itself.
Thursday, July, 11, 2013 - Forum News Service - News

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Republicans drop food stamps from farm bill
Just hours before Thursday’s expected floor vote, it was still unclear whether GOP leaders had the 218 votes needed to pass the new measure containing only farm programs.
Thursday, July, 11, 2013 - Associated Press - News

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Meat groups sue USDA over meat labeling rule
Requiring meat labels to have more details about a product’s origins is too costly and serves no public health or safety benefit, industry groups said Tuesday in announcing a lawsuit against U.S. Department of Agriculture over new labeling rules.
Wednesday, July, 10, 2013 - Associated Press - News

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GOP tries to split farm bill
U.S. House Republicans want to remove food stamps from a farm bill, then pass the previously defeated agriculture funding legislation on its own.
Wednesday, July, 10, 2013 - Forum News Service - News

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Insecticide's effect on bees
Olivier Samson-Robert, had attempted to put a figure on the noted decline in bee populations and detemine how much of it was linked to a certain type of insecticide.
Monday, July, 08, 2013 - Canadian Press - News

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Urban-rural alliance breaks down
The recent defeat of this year’s farm bill — traditionally a sturdy, albeit lonely pillar of cooperation in Washington — highlighted how the country-city political marriage became yet another victim of partisan politics in polarizing times.
Monday, July, 08, 2013 - Associated Press - News

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Pea market down
Farmers in the Red River Valley had gotten used to a 3-inch rain every second year, and another 10-bushel pea crop. Once soybeans became a viable alternative pulse, peas quickly went by the wayside — an unlamented loss.
Monday, July, 08, 2013 - Agweek - Markets

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Groups urge Boehner to bring farm bill back to floor
More than 500 farm groups wrote House Speaker John Boehner, R-Ohio, July 2 to urge him to bring the full farm bill back to the House floor as soon as possible, while House Agriculture Committee Chairman Frank Lucas, R-Okla., and ranking member Collin Peterson, D-Minn., defended the single bill and Rep. Marlin Stutzman, R-Ind., said he thinks he is making headway with his idea of splitting the bill into two.
Monday, July, 08, 2013 - Agweek - News

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