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Burkett reelected Ohio Farm Bureau president

Agriculture News - Mon, 12/09/2019 - 02:28
… bachelor’s degree in agriculture from Ohio State University, … with a major in agricultural systems management and a … minor in agricultural economics. Burkett, in … Ohio farmers to advance agriculture and strengthen our communities. …
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Nebraska Crop Management Conference coming in January

Agriculture News - Mon, 12/09/2019 - 02:28
… management, extreme weather impact on agriculture, soil nutrition, irrigation, pest management … present several sessions on new agricultural technology for Nebraska. "This … or recertify their licenses in agricultural plant and demonstration/research …
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Solar-powered crop drying may work on small scale

Agriculture News - Mon, 12/09/2019 - 02:28
… in engineering and technology for agriculture from the American Society of … Agricultural and Biological Engineers.   Practical solar …
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Power of Women as AgVocates Conference set for Jan. 10-11

Agriculture News - Mon, 12/09/2019 - 02:28
… practical tools used to transition agricultural operations and land ownership from …
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Industrial hemp applications open Dec. 16

Agriculture News - Mon, 12/09/2019 - 02:28
… . However, the Missouri Department of Agriculture will not start officially receiving … . According to Missouri Department of Agriculture communications director Sami Jo Freeman … of the Missouri Department of Agriculture. “After working with producers, closely …
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3 South Dakota families receive Master Lamb Producer awards

Agriculture News - Mon, 12/09/2019 - 02:28
… Lamb Producer program sponsors include: Agri Tech, Big Gain Feed, Center …
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Winter manure bans begin going into effect now

Agriculture News - Mon, 12/09/2019 - 02:28
… to the Maryland Department of Agriculture, “Farmers may resume nutrient applications … wells and aboveground inlets to agricultural drainage systems. The reductions in … April 1. The secretary of agriculture may prohibit the application of …
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Prairie Profile: Rita Frazer

Agriculture News - Mon, 12/09/2019 - 02:28
… 30 years telling Illinois agriculture’s story on the … interviewed thousands of people in agriculture. What have you learned … Where’s the story in agriculture? When I started doing … National Cattlemen’s, NAMA [National Agri-Marketing Association], etc. And I …
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Grant boosts Kansas ag land preservation

Agriculture News - Mon, 12/09/2019 - 02:28
… lost nearly 3 acres of agricultural land an hour to development … a conservation easement through the Agricultural Conservation Easement Program. ACEP provides … so the property remains in agriculture production.” RTK is a nonprofit …
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Selecting corn, soybeans for 2020

Agriculture News - Mon, 12/09/2019 - 02:28
… usually published in several state agriculture news publications. What about forages … diseases. Koepp is the Extension agriculture educator in Columbia County, Wis …
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Robots roll into big show

Agriculture News - Mon, 12/09/2019 - 02:28
… equipment continues to grow. At Agritechnica, the farm show held biennially … work with its robot. At Agritechnica, many of the machines were …
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Nebraska Cattle Confinement Symposium Set for Dec. 16-17

Agriculture News - Mon, 12/09/2019 - 02:28
… Alliance for the Future of Agriculture in Nebraska (AFAN), Nebraska Cattlemen …
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High-speed internet slowly reaching rural Indiana

Agriculture News - Mon, 12/09/2019 - 02:28
… essential to a modern-day agribusiness. “You need the technology to …
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Trade leaders call for extension of biodiesel tax credit

Agriculture News - Mon, 12/09/2019 - 01:34
… stabilize markets for U.S. agricultural output in China, Canada and …
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USDA Organic Survey heading to mailboxes

Agriculture News - Mon, 12/09/2019 - 01:34
… Congress, USDA and sustainable agriculture organizations to make decisions about … Organic Survey. The National Sustainable Agriculture Coalition, in partnership with … policies. Source: National Sustainable Agriculture Coalition, which is solely responsible …
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USDA changes to SNAP rules both praised and condemned

Agriculture News - Mon, 12/09/2019 - 01:34
The Trump administration's decision to change the rules regarding the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program are drawing a lot of comments. What was actually changed? Long-standing SNAP statute limits able-bodied working adults between the ages of …
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Miscanthus focus of Iowa project

Agriculture News - Mon, 12/09/2019 - 01:34
… of Iowa works with an agricultural service company to pay farmers …
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Internet to last mile may not play out like you think

Agriculture News - Mon, 12/09/2019 - 01:34
Providing high-speed broadband internet “to the last mile” is a goal of many Hoosiers. Lt. Gov. Suzanne Crouch took several steps to encourage extension of high-speed internet to rural Indiana. Gov. Eric Holcomb and the Indiana Legislature put up $100 …
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COTTON SPIN: Will U.S. hit its target for 2019/20 cotton exports?

Agriculture News - Mon, 12/09/2019 - 00:36
… newsletter at http://agrilife.org/cottonmarketing/.  
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Italy interested in importing Uzbek agricultural, textile products (Exclusive)

Agriculture News - Sun, 12/08/2019 - 23:31
… and fashion industries and the agricultural products sector are very interesting …
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