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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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Tastes shifting from beef in Argentina
It is hard to overstate beef’s centrality to the Argentine way of life for more than a century. Beef prices have surged with inflation, but cattlemen contend that government price controls aimed at preventing domestic beef consumption from falling further have wreaked havoc by making it costly to maintain large herds.
Monday, July, 08, 2013 - New York Times News Service - News

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Agriculture's clout
The startling failure of the farm bill last month reflects the declining clout of the farm lobby and the once-powerful committees that have jurisdiction over agriculture policy, economists and political scientists say.
Monday, July, 08, 2013 - New York Times News Service - News

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States join Cargill/ConAgra flour deal probe
A group of wheat-growing states has joined the U.S. Justice Department in investigating a proposed joint venture by Cargill, CHS and ConAgra, which would make the largest U.S. flour miller even larger, two sources told Reuters.
Monday, July, 08, 2013 - Reuters - News

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Fight for SD ag continues
After hours of debate in the House Agriculture Committee and on the House floor, a majority of lawmakers failed to do the right thing and vote in favor of this bill.
Monday, July, 08, 2013 - Agweek - Opinion

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Farm bill optimism still alive
Congressman Kevin Cramer, R-N.D., is discouraged by the defeat of the farm bill in the U.S. House of Representatives, but he’s still optimistic.
Monday, July, 08, 2013 - - Opinion

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Up above the fields so high
When David Dvorak launched Field of View in 2010, he foresaw a bright future for aerial crop imagery. Today, after working with farmers, agronomists and even a South American plantation manager, he’s more optimistic than ever.
Monday, July, 08, 2013 - Agweek - News

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Multiple organizations urge Boehner to bring farm bill back to the House floor
The Minnesota Farm Bureau Federation was among more than 532 organizations that today urged House leadership to bring the farm bill back to the House floor for a vote as soon as possible.
Tuesday, July, 02, 2013 - - News

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Mustard production declines
Wild Oats: A decline in mustard production, updates on canola, feed barley and world wheat prices.
Monday, July, 01, 2013 - Agweek - Markets

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Senate passes immigration bill
The U.S. Senate has passed immigration reform legislation that included key provisions for farm labor.
Monday, July, 01, 2013 - Agweek - News

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The drone project
The Autonomous Tractor Co., in addition to its driverless tractor is developing agricultural drones, flying machines that scout fields and spray crops for pests.
Monday, July, 01, 2013 - Agweek - News

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Reasons to love Smithfield purchase
Shuanghui International Holding Inc.’s proposed purchase of Smithfield Foods, Inc., has some benefits for the U.S.
Monday, July, 01, 2013 - Agweek - Opinion

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Trouble with prevented-planting insurance
2012 might not qualify as a planting year under the Risk Management Agency's “one-in-four” which seems to indicate that if farmers could plant in any one of the previous four years, they would be eligible for prevented-planting insurance.
Monday, July, 01, 2013 - Agweek - News

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USDA bans snack foods and sugary drinks in schools
The U.S. Department of Agriculture on June 27 effectively banned the sale of snack foods like candy, cookies and sugary drinks, including sports drinks, in schools, making it harder for students to avoid the now-healthier school meals by eating snacks sold in vending machines.
Friday, June, 28, 2013 - New York Times New Service - News

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Senate passes immigration bill
The Senate has passed historic immigration legislation offering the hope of American citizenship to millions, while promising a military-style surge to secure the border.
Thursday, June, 27, 2013 - Agweek - News

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Offutt key player in lawsuit claiming potato price-fixing
Fargo, N.D., business magnate Ron Offutt, whose meager roots on his family’s Moorhead, Minn., potato farm sprouted into a wildly successful career as the nation’s largest potato producer and dealer of John Deere farm equipment, is being sued by grocers who claim Offutt and others illegally pumped up the price of spuds.
Monday, June, 24, 2013 - Forum News Service - News

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White bison turns 1
Rare animal attracts visitors to Connecticut farm.
Monday, June, 24, 2013 - Associated Press - News

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Canary trade still slow
Canary continues the slow methodical pattern of trade it has had all winter. We’ve been on the verge of running out since 2011, according to the supply and demand tables, but somehow enough supplies keep coming to town to meet demand.
Monday, June, 24, 2013 - Agweek - Markets

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Sugar program maintains prices, supply
The free-trade fantasy world that columnist George Will lives in must be a very pleasant place.
Monday, June, 24, 2013 - Agweek - Opinion

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Sugar growers get sweet deal
The Senate recently voted 54-45 against even mild reforms of the baroque architecture of protections for producers of sugar cane and sugar beets.
Monday, June, 24, 2013 - Agweek - Opinion

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