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  1. BV Ffa attends Women Changing the Face of Agriculture conferenceRead the original story

    Friday | Bureau County Republican

    The sixth annual Women Changing the Face of Agriculture conference took place March 6 at the Bone Student Center at Illinois State University in Normal. The event provided young women professional development and networking opportunities.

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  2. Arkansas lawmaker urges ban on California wine over egg lawRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Inside Bay Area

    An Arkansas lawmaker said Wednesday that the state should ban California wine as retribution for the West Coast state's law requiring egg-laying hens to be able to stand up, turn around and fully extend their wings. The House voted 57-19 to advance to the Senate a bill that outlaws wine imports from any state that imposes a "substantial burden" on the Arkansas agriculture industry.

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  3. Obama unveils $1.2B plan to tackle drug-resistant bacteriaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Hill

    ... of Health and Human Services (HHS) would begin developing new antibiotics and tests while the Department of Agriculture would begin reducing irresponsible use of antibiotics in livestock. The new guidelines will likely put heavy pressure on the ...

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  4. Farmer's Foods founder gets home incarcerationRead the original story

    Friday | Hopewell News

    The founder and president of the local Farmer's Foods grocery chain was sentenced to two years of home incarceration for committing nearly $2 million worth of fraud against the Kellogg Company. John David Farmer, 78, was sentenced in federal court on March 10 to five years probation, including two years of home incarceration, after pleading guilty to one count of the conspiracy to commit wire fraud last year along with co-conspirator John Morrell Palmer III, of Fredericksburg.

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  5. Richland Creek restoration expands with new fundingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

    ... of impaired waterways. Impacts from sediment, bacteria, and other causes are limiting the watersheds use for agriculture, industry, recreation, and wildlife. The two-year grant will construct several best management practices, or BMPs, to improve ...

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  6. Erie Seawolves SoldRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | YourErie

    The Erie Seawolves will soon have a new owner. Mandalay Baseball Properties, LLC, parent company of the Erie SeaWolves, has announced an agreement has been reached to sell the Double-A team to Fernando Aguirre.

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

    Friday | Business Wire

    Effective March 27, 2015, T... )--Technavio has published a new report on the Smart Classroom Market in India, which is expected to grow at a CAGR of 15.89 percent from 2014-2019.

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  8. View Press ReleaseRead the original story

    Friday | Business Wire

    Craig Willis, a 23-year company veteran, has been named president, Ethanol. He had been a vice president of the business since 2011.

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  9. Former Chiquita CEO Aguirre buys SeaWolves; watch live streamRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Erie Times News

    Fernando Aguirre, the former CEO of Chiquita Brands International, is the new owner of the Erie SeaWolves, the team confirmed today. Aguirre is a successful businessman from Mexico who appeared on the television show "Undercover Boss" while working at Chiquita.

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  10. ADM Announces Five New Management Appointment in Corn Business UnitRead the original story

    Friday | Milling Journal

    To drive further improvements in returns and accelerate the company's growth strategy, Archer Daniels Midland Company today announced five management appointments in its Corn business unit. Prior to joining the Ethanol group in 2007, Willis' broad-based ADM tenure included experience as commercial manager of three large oilseeds crush plants.

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  11. Ryan still looking for trade action this spring - Textile industry...Read the original story

    Friday | Politico

    ... Roy Romer, Joe Andrew, Donald Fowler and David Wilhelm. Read the letter here: http://bit.ly/1xCxcBQ MICHIGAN AGRICULTURE ALSO WANTS TPA: The Michigan agriculture industry is also urging Congress to pass TPA legislation. "Michigan's agricultural ...

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  12. Our Plan to Combat and Prevent Antibiotic-Resistant BacteriaRead the original story

    Friday | The White House

    ... over the next five years targeted at addressing this threat: The judicious use of antibiotics in health care and agriculture settings is essential to combating the rise in antibiotic resistance. We can help slow the emergence of resistant bacteria ...

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  13. Erie SeaWolves name Fernando Aguirre as new team ownerRead the original story

    Thursday Mar 26 | WICU12 Erie

    Aguirre is the former CEO of Chiquita Bananas. He also appeared on the CBS reality TV show "Undercover Boss" in October 2010.

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  14. Ethanol Supporters Counter Funding RequestRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Domestic Fuel

    In case you missed it - all the audio and photos from the 20th National Ethanol Conference can be found here in one place Ethanol and agriculture industry groups sent their own letter to House Appropriations leadership in response to a group of lawmakers calling for the elimination of funding for blender pumps or corn ethanol export promotion. The letter signed by the Renewable Fuels Association , American Coalition for Ethanol , National Farmers Union, National Corn Growers Association , and Growth Energy calls on the subcommittee to "vehemently oppose and reject any efforts to include such limiting language" in FY 2016 appropriations for USDA.

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  15. Louis Dreyfus Commodities has no plans for an IPO, majority owner saysRead the original story

    Friday | Live Charts

    Privately held agricultural commodities trader Louis Dreyfus Commodities has no plans for an initial public offering , according to its largest stakeholder. Instead, Margarita Louis Dreyfus, whose family lends its name to the company, intends to increase her stake to 80% after the trading house posted a modest uptick in corporate fortunes.

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  16. House bill binds wine to farm lawRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | NWAonline

    ... that "imposes standards on agricultural products if those standards impose a substantial burden on this state's agriculture industry." The secretary of the Arkansas Agriculture Department would be in charge of determining what constitutes a ...

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  17. Share market ends higher on big bank gainsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | ABC News

    The All Ordinaries index closed up 39 points at 5,889 and the ASX 200 ended 41 points higher at 5,920. Blue chip supermarket stocks were also in demand, with Wesfarmers up 1.5 per cent and Woolworths surging 2.33 per cent.

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  18. Ethanol And Agriculture Groups Challenge Anti-Biofuels EffortRead the original story

    Friday | Agri Marketing

    BIOFUELS EFFORT Mar. 27, 2015 Source: Growth Energy news release Ethanol and agriculture industry groups came together today to advocate for continued funding of U.S. blender pump initiatives and U.S. export promotion efforts in a letter to the House Subcommittee on Agriculture, Rural Development, FDA, and Related Programs Committee on Appropriations. Today's letter countered a request led by Representatives Bob Goodlatte, Peter Welch, and Jim Costa to eliminate funding for these types of forward-looking programs and calls on the subcommittee to "vehemently oppose and reject any efforts to include such limiting language in the FY 2016 Agriculture, Rural Development, FDA and Related Programs."

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  19. Eroding confidence in US market forces local shares downRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Sydney Morning Herald

    Share investors enjoyed a surprise day of gains on Friday but overall the market was negative for the week as renewed concerns about the US economy weighed on sentiment, leading to second-guessing about US rate hikes. Wall Street provided a subdued lead overnight on Thursday, with the Dow Jones down 0.2 per cent, but the local market increased from the opening bell to finish strongly higher for the day.

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  20. Balance of Power Shifts in GroceriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Wall Street Journal

    Orders for organic burritos, Thai stir-fry and other frozen products from Amy's Kitchen Inc. have been growing so quickly that late last year the company bought a second factory-an Idaho plant that H.J. Heinz Co. had just shut amid shrinking demand for its frozen food.

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