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Fears over Roundup herbicide residues prompt private testing
U.S. consumer groups, scientists and food companies are testing substances ranging from breakfast cereal to breast milk for residues of the world's most widely used herbicide on rising concerns over its possible links to disease.
Thursday, April, 09, 2015 - Reuters - News

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Lowe's to eliminate pesticides that hurt crop pollinating honeybees
CHICAGO - Home improvement chain Lowe's Cos Inc will stop selling a type of pesticide suspected of causing a decline in honeybee populations needed to pollinate key American crops, following a few U.S. retailers who have taken similar steps last year.
Thursday, April, 09, 2015 - Reuters - News

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USDA raises U.S. corn end stocks view; cuts wheat, soy
WASHINGTON - The U.S. government raised its outlook for domestic corn supplies by less than expected on Thursday, while its lowered projection for soybean ending stocks was in line with market forecasts.
Thursday, April, 09, 2015 - Reuters - News

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Mexico reports bird flu outbreaks in Puebla and Oaxaca states
PARIS - Mexico has reported outbreaks of highly pathogenic H7N3 bird flu virus in two backyards in the states of Oaxaca and of Puebla in the southern part of the country, the World Organization for Animal Health said Thursday.
Thursday, April, 09, 2015 - Reuters - News

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Head of Japan’s powerful farming lobby to resign in August
The head of Japan’s powerful farming lobby group said on Thursday he will resign, amid a push by Prime Minister Shinzo Abe to liberalize the agricultural sector and secure an Asia-Pacific regional free trade agreement.
Thursday, April, 09, 2015 - - News

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OSHA fines Litchfield, Minn., egg producer after woman is injured
Following a woman’s serious work-related injuries in August, the Occupational Safety and Health Administration has levied a total of $9,100 in fines against Litchfield egg producer Sparboe Farms. Sparboe is contesting the fines.
Thursday, April, 09, 2015 - Forum News Service - News

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Minnesota senator worries hemp would lead to legal marijuana
If Minnesota approves limited industrial hemp growth, a state senator with a long-time law enforcement background fears recreational marijuana use will be close behind.
Thursday, April, 09, 2015 - Forum News Service - News

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U.S. bird flu outbreak accelerates as wild ducks migrate north
CHICAGO - A U.S. outbreak of a deadly strain of bird flu accelerated on Wednesday with the infection of a sixth turkey flock in Minnesota, the nation's top turkey-producing state, in less than a week.
Thursday, April, 09, 2015 - Reuters - News

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The deadline for farmers to choose a farm bill safety-net program has passed
U.S. farmers and the Farm Service Agency are now two-thirds of the way through a process that could play a huge role in producers’ bottom line for the next five years.
Wednesday, April, 08, 2015 - - News

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Avian flu infects Meeker County, Minn., flock of 310,000
Meeker County, Minn., is host to the ninth confirmed infection of a commercial turkey flock in Minnesota by the highly pathogenic H5N2 avian influenza.
Wednesday, April, 08, 2015 - - News

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Leaders make wrong move on farm law
North Dakota’s Republican Legislature and the governor have just proven that a one-party system cannot work, whether Republican or Democrat. Absent any real supporting testimony, they have passed a new law that will change the state forever. The strongest anti-corporate farming law in America has just been effectively destroyed.
Wednesday, April, 08, 2015 - Agweek - News

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Jasper Schneider to step down from USDA post
Jasper Schneider is stepping down after five and a half years as the state director for the U.S. Department of Agriculture's Rural Development division, the department said. A former two-term state representative from Fargo, he was also appointed last fall as acting administrator of the Rural Utilities Service.
Wednesday, April, 08, 2015 - Agweek - News

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Use Legacy cash to pay farmers for buffer zones, Bakk suggests
Minnesota Senate Majority leader Tom Bakk suggested Tuesday that state Legacy Amendment funds could be used to pay farmers cash to make it more palatable to enact a clean-water proposal by Gov. Mark Dayton.
Wednesday, April, 08, 2015 - St. Paul Pioneer Press - News

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Minnesota bird flu cases rise as U.S. investigators arrive
CHICAGO - A lethal strain of bird flu has infected an eighth turkey flock in Minnesota, the nation's top turkey producer, in just over a month, officials said on Tuesday, a day after a team of epidemiologists arrived to investigate how the disease is spreading.
Wednesday, April, 08, 2015 - Reuters - News

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Chinese citizens sue government over transparency on Monsanto herbicide
BEIJING - Three Chinese citizens are taking China's Ministry of Agriculture to court in a bid to make public a toxicology report supporting the approval of Monsanto's popular weedkiller, Roundup, 27 years ago.
Wednesday, April, 08, 2015 - Reuters - News

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US farmers take a gamble with belt-tightening as incomes slide
CHICAGO - Bracing for their leanest season in eight years, U.S. farmers are skimping on everything from machinery to fertilizers, betting that they can go down-market and yet maintain crop production and quality.
Wednesday, April, 08, 2015 - Reuters - News

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In drought, Californians lacking water meters let it flow
So strong was the belief that water was an inalienable right that several communities and cities promised never to install meters to measure water use - a jarring idea today in a state suffering from a prolonged drought and mandatory cuts to water consumption.
Wednesday, April, 08, 2015 - Reuters - News

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Omdahl: Volatility of oil, ag tests biennial system
Policymaking in Bismarck just became more “iffy” with news that the country is producing and importing 1 million more barrels of oil daily than it is consuming. Available storage is rapidly disappearing.
Tuesday, April, 07, 2015 - Agweek - News

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Russia may consider lifting food ban from Greece, Hungary, Cyprus
MOSCOW - The Russian government could consider removing Greece, Hungary and Cyprus from its ban on most Western food imports, Russian Agriculture Minister Nikolai Fyodorov was quoted as saying on Tuesday.
Tuesday, April, 07, 2015 - Reuters - News

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Research focuses on closing yield gap
Crop science researchers at the University of Illinois interested in determining and reducing corn yield gaps are addressing this important issue by taking a systematic approach to the problem.
Tuesday, April, 07, 2015 - University of Illinois - News

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