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  1. Tonawanda cookie facility to be part of ConAgra divestitureRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Business Journal

    As ConAgra Foods Inc. moves forward to sell its former RalCorp Holdings assets, the company's Tonawanda cookie-making plant will be among them. In its quarterly earnings statement, CEO Sean Connolly said, "As I have intensely studied the situation in our Private Brands operations over the last few months, it has become clear that the time and energy the company is devoting to the private brands turnaround represent a suboptimal use of our resources.


  2. Little Uncle makes plans for Big Uncle on same block of E MadisonRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Capitol Hill Blog

    Capitol Hill's development boom comes in many flavors - even khrueang kaeng. Born at the farmers market, E Madison walk-up Little Uncle is making plans to be part of the neighborhood's new construction in a very small way.


  3. Banks back Date's agri-financing forumRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Sun-Star

    ... Development Bank of the Philippines (DBP) and the Bank of the Philippine Islands (BPI). Date 2015, an annual agriculture event which is geared towards the development of the agriculture industry of Davao Region, will focus on livestock, poultry and ...


  4. West Side Cause for CelebrationRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | West Side and South Side Leader

    The Falls Cares 5K Run/Walk and Kids Fun Run will take place July 25 starting at 8 a.m. at First Christian Church, 2253 Third St. The entry fee for the 5K is $25 in advance or $30 the day of the race and $15 or $20, respectively, for the Kids Fun Run. Discounts are available for families of three or more.


  5. 3 Investment Ideas to Sustain Water in the American WestRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Environmental Leader

    ... century, we need to build ground-level support for flexible solutions that benefit everyone - including cities, agriculture and, of course, the environment. Groundwater is vital for irrigation, drinking water and freshwater ecosystems. In ...


  6. Anthony AndersonRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | NNDB

    At 18 months of age, Anthony Anderson made his stage debut in an amateur production of Bubbling Brown Sugar . At five, he sang "I wish I were an Oscar Meyer wiener" in a TV commercial.


  7. First balloons launch in 5-day Field of Flight air show in Battle CreekRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago |

    The Field of Flight Air Show and Balloon Festival runs through July 5 at the W.K. Kellogg Airport with daily balloon launches, air shows, carnival rides and concerts. For more information visit


  8. Canadian wheat exporters face global competition, and opportunityRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | The Globe and Mail

    Wheat is a dietary staple that many Canadians grow up eating. But it is also increasingly valued abroad, as global demand for the product is rising.


  9. ADM And QLF Form Liquid Feed Joint VentureRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | Agri Marketing

    ADM AND QLF FORM LIQUID FEED JOINT VENTURE Jul. 2, 2015 Source: ADM news release Archer Daniels Midland Company and Quality Liquid Feeds, Inc. today announced that the two companies have entered into a 50-50 joint venture for the production and sale of liquid feed supplements for livestock. The joint venture consists of four liquid feed production facilities formerly owned by ADM-in Twin Falls, Idaho; Billings, Montana; Fremont, Nebraska; and Johnstown, Colorado-as well as the Loomix brand.


  10. ConAgra Foods to sell food plant in PrincetonRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | The Paducah Sun Online Edition

    ConAgra Foods, which owns the Bremner Food Group plant on U.S. 62 West, has announced plans to leave the private brands operation as part of an overall new corporate direction.


  11. Defiant ASX rallies for third straight dayRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | The Age

    The bulls were running on the Australian sharemarket on Thursday, continuing a three-day rally which seems to be shrugging off global macroeconomic uncertainty and supporting the banks' continuing recovery. The benchmark S&P/ASX 200 added 84 points, or 1.5 per cent, to 5599, clawing back losses from late last week and Monday, and flirting briefly with territory above 5600 points in the afternoon session.


  12. 100,000 beekeepers urge Germany to ban GMOs as biotech industry...Read the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago |

    ... out of GM planting schemes that have been approved at the EU level. The new law allows a member state to ban GMO agriculture in all or part of its territory. The legislation is strongly opposed by GM proponents and has become a controversial issue ...


  13. Examining Your Fund's Puerto Rico ExposureRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Seeking Alpha

    Greece or Puerto Rico, investors have their pick of default poison, but investors in fixed-income, exchange-traded and mutual funds would do well to monitor goings-on in Puerto Rico because the U.S. territory's imminent default could affect some well-known municipal bond funds. So dire is the situation in Puerto Rico, Gov. Alejandro Garca Padilla told the New York Times over the weekend that government finances there are "in a death spiral."


  14. Young family sells property due to droughtRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | ABC News

    ... was no longer something the Walker family saw as an achievable goal for young people setting up a life in the agriculture industry. Mrs Walker said to make it work, young people had to seek an off-farm career to maintain the lifestyle. "I think the ...


  15. Rlys takes Rs 300cr hit as states cut grain buyRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | The Times of India

    NEW DELHI: Reluctance of Uttar Pradesh, Bihar and West Bengal to avail subsidized foodgrains from the Food Corporation of India has put the railways in a spot. The national transporter is suffering a loss of around Rs 90 crore every month as FCI has drastically cut down the loading of foodgrains after the three states reduced off-take, sources said.


  16. Tyler Jaques of Battle Creek was first off the field Wednesday night.Read the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Battle Creek Enquirer

    First night and the balloons fly in Battle Creek Field of Flight underway with evening flight Check out this story on For the first time in five years, pilots at the Battle Creek Field of Flight Air Show and Balloon Festival flew on the first evening of the event. Despite gusting winds across W.K. Kellogg Airport, about a dozen pilots inflated their balloons Wednesday and launched, flying over the festival grounds and east across Battle Creek.


  17. Californians cut water use in May, ahead of mandatory reductionsRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Jerusalem Post

    ... California is struggling with its worst drought on record. The dry weather has damaged the state's $45 billion agriculture industry and forced officials for the first time in 40 years to limit longtime water rights for farmers and others in Northern ...


  18. Press release distribution, EDGAR filing, XBRL, regulatory filingsRead the original story

    16 hrs ago | Business Wire

    The publication explores key themes affecting issuer credit profiles for the sector... INVESTOR ALERT: Levi & Korsinsky, LLP Reminds Shareholders of Insulet Corporation of Pendency of Class Action Lawsuit and a Lead Plaintiff Deadline of July 6, 2015 )--Levi & Korsinsky LLP reminds investors of Insulet Corporation of class action on behalf of shareholders who purchased shares between February 27, 2013 and April 30, 2015. )--Regulatory News: The U.S. Department of Justice has announced that it will seek to stop Electrolux proposed acquisition of the appliances business of Gen... )--John Wiley & Sons today announced its partnership with InsideTrack, a leading student success organization.


  19. Capo Unified to upgrade 3 campusesRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | The Wave

    With the expected completion next year of a four-lane road linking San Clemente with San Juan Capistrano, the Capistrano Unified School District plans to spend $45 million to upgrade three high schools. "Avenida La Pata is expected to be completed in the fall 2016, which will offer a north-south connection between San Clemente and San Juan Capistrano that will impact San Juan Hills High School, as well as San Clemente High School," the district said in a news release.


  20. Report: Mello-Roos tax districts lack oversightRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | The Current

    Property owners who are taxed under the Mello-Roos act through community facilities districts can pay their entire, decades-long tax obligation at once. The grand jury report noted that this fact is largely unknown, but apparently at least one person already was aware: a customer in the Santa Margarita Water District recently paid $3 million to cover their Mello-Roos bills through 2038.