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  1. Cargill Recalls 133K Pounds of Ground Beef Due to Possible E. coli ContaminationRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | KSTP

    Cargill Meat Solutions has recalled 132,606 pounds of ground beef products as the result of possible E. coli contamination. According to the Food Safety and Inspection Service division of the U.S. Department of Agriculture, the ground beef items were packaged on June 21, 2018 and have the establishment number "EST.


  2. Letter: County must defend rural farm communitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Chico Enterprise-Record

    Stanley Park, below the "green line" in Butte County, faces neighborhood character elimination. Stanley Avenue is zoned "very low density residential" on 1-acre lots.


  3. Colorado meatpacker recalls ground beef after E. coli deathRead the original story w/Photo

    10 min ago | The Wave

    A Colorado meatpacker is recalling more than 132,000 pounds of ground beef after an E. coli outbreak killed one person and sickened 17. The U.S. Department of Agriculture said Wednesday the beef was produced and packaged at Cargill Meat Solutions in Fort Morgan on June 21 and shipped to retailers nationwide. The products include 3-, 10- and 20-pound packages of ground beef under the Our Certified, Excel, Sterling Silver, Certified and Fire River Farms brands with July 11 use or freeze by dates.


  4. Villanueva: Classroom without wallsRead the original story w/Photo

    12 min ago | Sun-Star

    MUCH of what I learned from my formal education I learned from within the confines of a classroom. I grew up in one of the major cities in the Philippines and the elementary and high school I went to was located at the city's center.


  5. Cargill ground beef recall expands to 132K pounds: 1 death, 17...Read the original story w/Photo

    14 min ago | Fox 23

    UPDATE: Cargill Meat Solutions announced an expansion of the ground beef recall first announced in August, according to a U.S. Department of Agriculture news release posted Wednesday. That recall was made due to possible E. coli contamination.


  6. Back In Time - Sept. 20Read the original story w/Photo

    15 min ago | The Beaumont Enterprise

    ... Plainview Independent School tax rate will hold an organizational meeting at 7:30 p.m. Monday at the Hale County Agriculture Center. --As heavy clouds and rain continued to engulf the High Plains this morning, most farmers are having mixed emotions ...


  7. Inmates Beat Guns Into PlowsharesRead the original story w/Photo

    16 min ago | New Haven Independent

    Four New Haven Correctional Center inmates literally beat "swords into ploughshares" on Thursday as they forged new garden tools from donated and repurposed handguns, shotguns, and assault rifles. TOutside of the New Haven police headquarters at 1 Union Ave., the four current New Haven inmates worked with blacksmiths from the Colorado Springs-based RAWtools, Inc. to forge two-sided mattocks out of former handguns, shotguns, and assault rifles acquired by the city's police department through its annual gun buyback program.


  8. Hart School Board approves employment contract for district...Read the original story w/Photo

    21 min ago | The Beaumont Enterprise

    ... for the Field House and a donation of about $1,000 worth of livestock panels sought by Christian Brooks, Hart Agriculture teacher. The board also approved a transfer request made by a Hart Elementary teacher who lives in Plainview and seeks to ...


  9. Ground beef producer issues recall due to deadly E. coli outbreakRead the original story w/Photo

    24 min ago | MSN Healthy Living

    Cargill Meat Solutions issued a recall of 132,606 pounds of ground meat due to a deadly E. coli outbreak, the US Department of Agriculture said Wednesday . The recalled meat , which may be contaminated with E. coli, is from the chuck portion of the carcass and was produced June 21. The USDA inspection mark on the package says "EST.


  10. Italy-based company plans North American HQ in IndianaRead the original story w/Photo

    26 min ago | WLFI-TV West Lafayette

    An Italy-based maker of filters for agriculture, heavy machinery, forestry and industrial businesses plans to open a facility in central Indiana that will serve as its North American headquarters. The office of Indiana Gov. Eric Holcomb announced the plans Thursday, which include Filtrec investing $1.3 million to establish the facility in Daleville.


  11. DeSantis, Gillum back boosting vocational programs Updated atRead the original story w/Photo

    36 min ago | The Daily Commercial

    ... go to work and get a good job.” Gillum gave credit for the visibility of the issue to Republican Agriculture Commissioner Adam Putnam, who made the issue a top priority during his gubernatorial primary campaign against DeSantis. Among other ...


  12. 'Terrified' dog is rescued from a flooded porch after Hurricane FlorenceRead the original story w/Photo

    41 min ago | Daily Mail

    ... from Florence after poultry and pork farms in North Carolina were inundated. The North Carolina Department of Agriculture said that 3.4million chickens and turkeys along with 5,500 hogs drowned after the barns they were being kept in flooded. ...


  13. Trade wars, "Meatless Mondays" and BBQ. Texas Agriculture Commissioner candidates square offRead the original story w/Photo

    45 min ago | Texas Tribune

    In the latest edition of our "Split Decision" video series, watch Texas Agriculture Commissioner Sid MIller and Democratic challenger Kim Olson virtually debate. Much of the race for Texas Agriculture Commissioner centers on food - whether immigrants should be able to help harvest it, how crops are traded or what items schools can serve students for lunch.


  14. Eurosurveillance: Two cases of monkeypox imported to the United Kingdom, September 2018Read the original story

    45 min ago | Crofs Blogs

    Monkeypox is a rare viral zoonotic disease that occurs mostly in Central and West Africa. In this report, we detail the identification of two separately imported cases of monkeypox to the United Kingdom in September 2018 and the public health response.


  15. Guilford Fair promises long tradition, new fun at the fairgroundsRead the original story w/Photo

    52 min ago | Darien News-Review

    After all, it's Connecticut's second-oldest agricultural fair , having its roots in 1859. There's the Records and Burpee Children's Zoo, which Guilford Fair bills as "America's brightest, cleanest, friendliest petting zoo" .


  16. More Than 130,000 Lbs. of Ground Beef Recalled Due to Deadly E. Coli ContaminationRead the original story

    58 min ago | Celebrity Babies

    ... 130,000 lbs. of ground beef products due to a possible E. coli contamination. The United States Department of Agriculture Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) announced the recall on Wednesday following reports of a death and 17 people falling ...


  17. Some Like It Hot: Annual Pepper Festival Returns to Chapel Hill This WeekendRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Independent Weekly

    ... applications of peppers as it is about educating festival-goers, chefs, and food artisans about sustainable agriculture as an economic engine. Now in its eleventh year, Pepper Festival is considered North Carolina's largest local food festival, and ...


  18. Submerged by Florence, North Carolina's Rural Towns Fight for AttentionRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The New York Times

    As the rivers trapped them inside their blacked-out town, the dwindling families of Ivanhoe collected rain to drink in plastic pitchers and flushed the toilets with buckets of rust-colored hurricane floodwater. They salvaged thawing chicken from their broken freezers and cooked it over wood fires.


  19. NLD Urges China to Respect Local Laws, Concerns on Beijing TripRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Irrawaddy Newsmagazine

    ... es were also briefed on China's tax system and international relations and on its policies on rural development, agriculture and the environment.


  20. Ground beef recall: 130,000 pounds possibly contaminated with E. coliRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | WSFA-TV Montgomery

    A nationwide recall has been issued for about 132,606 pounds of ground beef products because of the possibility of E. coli contamination. The beef products are being recalled by Cargill Meat Solutions, which produced and packaged the items on June 21, according to a U.S. Department of Agriculture news release .