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  1. blueberriesRead the original story w/Photo

    3 min ago | Vancouver Courier

    Record warm weather means blueberry crops are ripening quickly, with several varietals all ready at the same time. This will mean lower prices, which is good for shoppers but bad for the bottom line of local farmers.


  2. Farmers Use of Drones Expected to Increase as Feds Relax RestrictionsRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Security Sales & Integration

    ... needs to use in those areas. The Association for Unmanned Vehicle Systems International, a trade group, says agriculture could account for 80% of all commercial drone use, according to The Associated Press . Agricultural use of drones is about to ...


  3. Uncorked: Pair of Justin wines ideal for summerRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 2 | Daily Chronicle

    Justin winemaker Scott Shirley has crafted a pair of ideal wines ready for outdoor summer fun. Best served chilled and under the sun, the Justin Rose and Sauvignon Blanc are stunning representations of the hot, sunny summer days, cold nights and the intriguing soil of Paso Robles, California.


  4. Young Farmers Backed by Blue Wing Honda for Four DecadesRead the original story

    8 min ago | Scoop

    As the longest-standing sponsor of the ANZ Young Farmer contest, Blue Wing Honda has seen many talented young people take the title over the years - 40 of them to be precise. Matt Bell of Aorangi was the latest to be awarded the coveted prize, winning the 2015 Grand Final of the ANZ Young Farmer Contest at Taupo over the weekend.


  5. Rain and flooding affecting cropsRead the original story w/Photo

    9 min ago | Sedalia Democrat

    ... "I think it's ahead of its time; it looks really good." Long was speaking for University of Missouri Extension Agriculture Business Specialist Brent Carpenter, who was out of the office attending a meeting. Although some of the corn shows erosion ...


  6. State preparing for sale of Harrisburg State Hospital groundsRead the original story w/Photo

    10 min ago |

    ... houses the state's computer nerve centers, the legislature's mail and printing facilities, and the Department of Agriculture offices off Cameron Street. Companies interested in serving in this consultant role must first become qualified and are ...


  7. USDA official tells congressional hearing agency preparing for possible fall bird flu returnRead the original story w/Photo

    11 min ago | Brandon Sun

    A top veterinary official with the U.S. Department of Agriculture says more money, surveillance and farm security is needed to fight off a possible return of bird flu this fall. David Swayne, director of a USDA poultry research laboratory, told the U.S. Senate Agriculture Committee on Tuesday that no new cases have been detected in three weeks.


  8. Critics slam Govt goal on greenhouse gas cutbackRead the original story w/Photo

    12 min ago | The New Zealand Herald

    ... In 2013, New Zealand produced 400 tonnes of CO2 equivalent per unit of GDP. Of this total, 48 per cent came from agriculture and 22 per cent from transport. Youth climate change organisation Generation Zero said 69 per cent of 15,000 submitters had ...


  9. Listeria Risk Found in Harvesting Damp ProduceRead the original story w/Photo

    13 min ago | Voice of America

    Spinach and other fresh produce should be picked at least 24 hours after rain or irrigation to reduce the risk from Listeria, a bacteria that can cause illness if consumed at unsafe levels, a study finds. The bacteria Listeria thrive in moist conditions, including on the surface of fresh spinach and other produce just after a rainfall or irrigation.


  10. No horse neglect found in Monroe CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    16 min ago | KHQA-TV Quincy

    ... subsequent inspection by the Missouri Humane Society and a licensed veterinarian with the Missouri Department of Agriculture revealed no major problems related to the animals' health and welfare. The Missouri Humane Society provided the animal owner ...


  11. What you need to know about HSUS vs. Indiana Sen. Brent SteeleRead the original story w/Photo

    17 min ago | Beef Magazine

    ... has been busy filing and fighting lawsuits, receiving a D rating from Charity Navigator , and attacking animal agriculture at every front. In recent news, Indiana Senator Brent Steele has had enough of HSUS and its propensity to stir up trouble, ...


  12. New 2030 greenhouse gas emissions target far weaker than 2020 goal: climate change expertRead the original story w/Photo

    19 min ago | NBR Newsroom

    ... could increase by an additional $200 million a year, it said. The new target will be economy-wide including agriculture and forestry and covers all greenhouse gases. There will be a review this year of the current emissions trading scheme. "While ...


  13. USDA prepares for possible return of bird flu this fallRead the original story w/Photo

    25 min ago | The York Daily Record

    A top veterinary official with the U.S. Department of Agriculture says more money, surveillance and farm security is needed to fight off a possible return of bird flu this fall. David Swayne, director of a USDA poultry research laboratory, told the U.S. Senate Agriculture Committee on Tuesday that no new cases have been detected in three weeks.


  14. New market study, 'Ghana Agribusiness Report Q3 2015', has been publishedRead the original story

    26 min ago |

    ... industry. BMI Supply & Demand Forecasts Divided into sections based on various diverse sectors in the agriculture market, the chapter provides insight into each marketi 1 2s agricultural industry, centred on sector forecasts to end-2019 for the ...


  15. Worth County Farmer hopes for more rainRead the original story w/Photo

    27 min ago | WALB-TV Albany

    "It just didn't rain from about May the first it cut off. But we didn't get hardly any rain till about two weeks ago," Jimmy Bryan said.


  16. Market Report, 'Food and Beverage Processing Machine Market in United Kingdom to 2019', publishedRead the original story

    27 min ago |

    The industry report Food and Beverage Processing Machine Market in United Kingdom to 2019 - Market Size, Development, and Forecasts offers the most up-to-date market data on the actual market situation, and future outlook for food and beverage processing machines in United Kingdom. The research includes historic market data from 2008 to 2014 and forecasts until 2019 which makes the report an invaluable resource for industry executives, marketing, sales and product managers, analysts, and other people looking for key industry data in readily accessible and clearly presented tables and graphs.


  17. NFU calls for transparent relationships in dairy supply chainRead the original story w/Photo

    28 min ago | FarmingUK

    ... milk outlets over the coming months where we will push this message. Our client is at the forefront of British agriculture and represents the interests of farmers and growers across England and ... We are currently looking for an enthusiastic ...


  18. Hershey helps Ghana produce nutritious snacks for childrenRead the original story

    31 min ago | Washington Times

    On first glance, it might seem odd that one of the world's most famous confectioners has taken a keen interest in helping some of the world's neediest to eat more healthfully. But that is precisely what the 120-year-old Hershey Co.


  19. Nominations open for Live Oak, McMullen FSA committeeRead the original story w/Photo

    33 min ago | The Countywide

    ... that county committees are comprised of members who fairly represent the diverse demographics of production agriculture for their community," Pruski said. "All producers, including women, minority and beginning farmers and ranchers are encouraged to ...


  20. Global Commission finds better economic growth can close the emissions gapRead the original story w/Photo

    34 min ago |

    ... 2050. Enhancing partnerships such as REDD+, the 20 20 Initiative in Latin America, and the Africa Climate-Smart Agriculture Alliance to bring together forest countries, developed economies and the private sector to halt deforestation by 2030 and ...