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2 hrs ago | Lexington Herald-Leader
The price it paid for brisket jumped a net 54 percent in just six months. It had cut its staff from 13 to seven.
6 hrs ago | Reuters
Overall U.S. food inflation will remain near the historic norm in 2014, even as prices for meat and seafood are pushed higher by disease and widespread drought, the U.S. Department of Agriculture said on Friday.
7 hrs ago | WKYC-TV Cleveland
Texas man stung 1,000 times by bees A street department worker in Wichita Falls, Texas, was stung 1,000 times by bees Thursday.
8 hrs ago | WLUK-TV Green Bay
Wisconsin continues to lead the nation in the production of mink pelts, accounting for one in three U.S. pelts last year.
10 hrs ago | FOX23
Russia has announced a ban on all dairy imports from Ukraine starting next week, a move Kiev has dismissed as politically motivated.
But Republican primary challenger Milton Wolf's campaign is accusing the three-term incumbent of waging what it calls "geographical warfare" with a radio ad running in western Kansas.
The Illinois Manure Share introduces farmers who have an abundance of livestock manure to those who need it, The Herald and Review reported.
This may sound like the obvious thing to do, but you might be surprised to learn that many gardeners, despite having gone to great trouble preparing soil for planting, somehow forget about their edibles once they begin to grow.
Union Pacific Corp. said Thursday that its quarterly profit climbed 17 percent as the railroad hauled 8 percent more freight and raised shipping rates.
Maybe you've wondered, while looking at the price tag on some organic produce, whether that label is telling the truth.
The White House was announcing the money Thursday as part of a rural conference it is holding this week.
About 6 out of 10 of Ontario's bees died following the harsh winter, a rate three times that of other provinces.
Soybeans rose 19 cents to settle at $10.77 a bushel. Other crop futures also rose.
The U.S. Department of Agriculture says the product was made with an ingredient called hydrolyzed soy protein, a known allergen that wasn't listed on the label.
The Saginaw Chippewa Indian Tribe of Michigan is getting $200,000 from the federal government to build a farmers market pavilion.
A court in western France has held the French state responsible for the 2009 death of a horse on a Brittany beach when it was choked with toxic algae.
Updated: Fri Jul 25, 2014 02:03 pm
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