Agriculture Newswire (Page 5)

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  1. Anti-immigrant angst is again stoked by economic fearRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Alamogordo Daily News

    In the news are headlines about xenophobic political statements made to curry favor with the far right - suggestions to end birthright citizenship, baseless accusations about immigrant populations incubating crime and violence, and dehumanizing rhetoric aimed at immigrants, especially Hispanic ones. Though those who are disgusted by such behavior like to blame it on this moment's favorite bugbear, racism, it's probably more about the uneven economy, income inequality, and the associated fear of losing out to a frightening "other."

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  2. Postcard from France: LanguedocRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | D Magazine

    When you think of wine produced in the south of France, your mind may quickly take you to the picturesque landscapes of Provence and the Mistral wind-blown vineyards of the Rhone. However, not far from both, the Mediterranean and Atlantic-influenced region of the Languedoc has been producing wine for centuries.

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  3. Brazilian corned beef recalled for not being inspectedRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | WSJV-TV South Bend

    More than 7,000 pounds of canned corned beef is being recalled because the products were not inspected, the U.S. Department of Agriculture's Food Safety and Inspection Service reported Monday. Ocho Rios International, Miami, launched the recall after the products were shipped to retail locations in Florida and a distribution center in Georgia without full inspection.

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  4. NC Agriculture Department talks avian flu with flock ownersRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Norwalk Citizen News

    Agriculture department officials in North Carolina are holding a series of meeting with backyard poultry owners to talk about the dangers of avian flu. Public information officer Jennifer Kendrick said in a statement that the agency wants to warn owners about the virus that is expected to arrive in North Carolina this fall.

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  5. Former Payments and Telecoms Executive Joins Natural Gourmet Institute as CEORead the original story

    2 hrs ago | PRWeb

    "I am looking forward to taking NGI to the next step in its evolution using the tools that I have used to run successful, innovative and value-creating businesses in the corporate sector." - Jonathan Cetnarski Natural Gourmet Institute is pleased to announce that its Board of Directors has appointed Jonathan Cetnarski as Chief Executive Officer, effective September 1, 2015.

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  6. Ashland Completes Previously Announced Acquisition of Zeta Fractiona ...Read the original story

    3 hrs ago | PRWeb

    Purchase strengthens Ashland's position in high-growth markets and furthers the company's expansion in sustainable, natural-based specialty ingredients Ashland Specialty Ingredients, a business unit of Ashland Inc. and a world leader in the production of biofunctional ingredients, has completed the acquisition of the patented Zeta Fractiona technology from AkzoNobel. The acquisition broadens Ashland's value-added portfolio in the personal care, pharmaceutical, food and beverage, and agriculture markets.

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  7. South Dakota Corn And Sorghum Crops Starting To MatureRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | KELO-TV Sioux Falls

    South Dakota's corn and sorghum crops are starting to mature. The Agriculture Department says in its weekly crop report that 3 percent of the crop is mature, near 1 percent at the same time last year and the long-term average of 4 percent.

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  8. Poor quality of US soft red winter wheat crop laid bareRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Agrimoney.com

    ... winter wheat exports in 2015-16, after shipments hit a four-year low last season. In fact, the US Department of Agriculture is forecasting shipments of some 140m bushels this season, up 7m bushels on last season but well below the five-year average ...

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  9. A 725,000 of new funding from Prince's Countryside FundaRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | FarmingUK

    ... environment, security and prosperity depends on our countryside. Three quarters of British land is farmed, and agriculture is central to our landscape. It is crucial that we protect this priceless national asset and provide funding that supports the ...

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  10. Sri Lanka President urges legislators to end divisive politics and strengthen national governmentRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Colombo Page

    Sept 01, Colombo: Sri Lanka's President Maithripala Sirisena called on all political parties to end politics of conflict and extend a helping hand to strengthen the politics of consociation initiated by the government. Pointing out that one major national party ruled the country for 35 years and the other main party ruled for 32 years, he urged all the Members of Parliament representing different political parties to cooperate with the government's determined initiative to usher in a new political culture of consociation.

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  11. Dove season opens SaturdayRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Daily Tribune News

    ... dove fields, plus six new opportunities on private land available to the public through a U.S. Department of Agriculture program called the Voluntary Public Access (VPA)/Habitat Incentive Program." The official 2015-2016 dove seasons are Sept. 5-20, ...

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  12. Leon H. MillerRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Rochester Sentinel

    Mr. Leon H. Miller, 43, of Fulton, passed away Friday evening at Parkview Regional Medical Center in Ft. Wayne from injuries sustained in a farming accident.

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  13. Ukraine increased the exports of value added commodities on the European marketRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Agricultural Market

    Ukrainian agricultural commodity producers started actively using new opportunities for exports of value added commodities on the high-margin EU market, declared Oleksiy Pavlenko, Minister of Agrarian Policy and Food of Ukraine, on August 26. In particular, the Minister said that in the first half of 2014 the share of raw material cargoes in the general exports of domestic agricultural products on the European market totaled 76%, but in the same period of the current year - almost 67%.

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  14. Chef Philip Krajeck to Cook at Ring the Bell Dinner, Benefiting Bells Bend PreservationRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Nashville Scene

    ... will be provided by the Bells Bend Stringband. Tickets are $200, with all proceeds used to strengthen local agriculture in Bells Bend and to promote the protection of Nashville's last remaining farmland, specifically through the efforts of the ...

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  15. Kohala grownRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | North Hawaii News

    Nate Hayward, Kohala Grown Farm Tour guide, shows a cut nut, also known as pili nut, during a tour at Lokahi Garden Sanctuary in Hawi. (PHOTO BY ANNA PACHECO A fruit tasting allows guests of the Kohala Grown Farm Tours to taste a wide variety of exotic tropical fruit.

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  16. BSP admits legality issue on Port San Pedro lotRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Sun-Star

    ... and Highways, Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency, Department of Environment and Natural Resources, Department of Agriculture, commercial port and ferry port terminal for Guimaras. (LCP/Sunnex) DISCLAIMER: Sun.Star website welcomes friendly debate, ...

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  17. African Innovations Award 2016 call for applicationsRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | GhanaWeb

    Are you between the ages of 18 & 40? Do you have a revolutionary idea in Education, Science & Technology, Agricultural/Agribusiness, Healthcare and Energy? How about a solution that can improve the lives of millions of people on the African continent? On April 9th, 2016, The African Innovations Award will host its first -ever African Innovations award gala night during the 2nd Annual TEDxAccra event in Accra, Ghana. This innovative competition will explore cutting-edge ideas, tools, information and technologies that can help to improve the lives of people on our continent.

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  18. Ritchie Bros. Auctioneers Given Average Rating of "Buy" by AnalystsRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | AmericanBankingNews.com

    Shares of Ritchie Bros. Auctioneers have been assigned an average rating of "Buy" from the twelve brokerages that are covering the company, Analyst Ratings Net reports .

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  19. Brokerages Anticipate Greif to Post $0.41 Earnings Per ShareRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | AmericanBankingNews.com

    Greif has earned a consensus broker rating score of 2.50 from the six brokers that cover the stock, Zacks Investment Research reports. One research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, three have given a hold rating and two have given a strong buy rating to the company.

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  20. Royal Hawaiian Orchards major shareholder Farhad Fred Ebrahimi Purchases 1,123 SharesRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | AmericanBankingNews.com

    Royal Hawaiian Orchards major shareholder Farhad Fred Ebrahimi acquired 1,123 shares of the business's stock in a transaction on Monday, August 31st. The stock was acquired at an average cost of $2.84 per share, with a total value of $3,189.32.

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