Agriculture Newswire (Page 5)

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  1. New York art exhibition gives food for thoughtRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Denver Post

    "The Value of Food: Sustaining a Green Planet" explores food production and access, environmental and agricultural sustainability and related issues. The multimedia exhibition opened last week at the Cathedral of Saint John the Divine, which has a long history of addressing important issues of the day through the arts, programming and community dialogue.


  2. Storage reserve accumulation in Arabidopsis: metabolic and developmental control of seed filling.Read the original story

    3 hrs ago | CiteULike

    In the life cycle of higher plants, seed development is a key process connecting two distinct sporophytic generations. Seed development can be divided into embryo morphogenesis and seed maturation.


  3. FMC Cuts Profit Forecast as Real Slump Hurts Pesticide SalesRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    ... by analysts. FMC Chief Executive Officer Pierre Brondeau this year made his company increasingly reliant on agriculture with the $1.8 billion purchase of Danish pesticide maker Cheminova and the divestiture of the soda-ash business. "We are taking ...


  4. Farm conservation area to act as environmental corridorRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | ABC News

    ... "There's not a lot of vegetation like this in our area here because a lot of it is dominated by farming and agriculture," Mr Boord said. "It's quite significant to us because of our native plant and animal habitat, and also because this one joins ...


  5. India's new GST tipped to appear next AprilRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Food Technology

    ... non-communicable diseases unit, is in the process of developing a joint-strategy with the sports, education, agriculture and youth ministries, among others, an initiative which the department will lead. The strategy will form part of a wider action ...


  6. Mississippi man pleads guilty to tampering after pouring chlorine, acid, bleach into milk at dairyRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Mississippi Press

    ... Thornhill later confessed to Special Agents of the Office of the Inspector General of the U.S. Department of Agriculture that he poisoned the milk because he was angry at the dairy owner and intended to ruin the milk in order to financially damage ...


  7. Smoke from a large woods fire can be seen on radar southwest of Florien in Sabine Parish.Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    ... sed to emergency traffic only. In addition to the South Sabine Parish Fire District, the Louisiana Department of Agriculture and Forestry has a plane assisting from the air.


  8. "Future proof" technology surging through Mayes CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago |

    ... adding that the funding comes from the Rural Utilities Service, a branch of the United States Department of Agriculture. Crews are working on installing the fiber network now, representing the second year of a three year project. The first phase, ...


  9. Improving quality: Understanding competitiveness in global marketsRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Tehran Times

    One of the industrial production features in the present century is the increasing attention given to international standards as a new and effective tool in promoting quality and quality management, and this is completely reasonable, since quality management within national and international standards paves the way for achieving sustainable development. In today's world delivering a product to the market, simultaneously with other rival companies, results as an intense competition, increased quality and lower prime cost.


  10. a Footprints On Our Heartsa vigil set for ThursdayRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Richmond County Daily Journal

    The deadline for all Community Calendar items is 4:30 p.m. the day prior to publishing. To list your event, email Matt Harrelson at [email protected] or call 910-817-2674.


  11. Insider Selling: Arcadia Biosciences CEO Sells 5,145 Shares of StockRead the original story

    4 hrs ago |

    Arcadia Biosciences CEO Eric J. Rey sold 5,145 shares of Arcadia Biosciences stock in a transaction on Friday, October 9th. The stock was sold at an average price of $3.01, for a total value of $15,486.45.


  12. Silver Fern Farms: Well-Baited HookRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Scoop

    I believe that Silver Fern Farms intention to allow a foreign entity to buy an equal 50% shareholding with the equivalent retained by its cooperative shareholders in New Zealand's largest meat processing and marketing company is a wrongheaded decision by its board. I contend that if this announced proposition succeeds in securing the 50% shareholder vote to enable this outcome, then both the supplier farmers and in a wider sense, New Zealand will be disadvantaged economically by having foolishly and meekly given away the most crucial part of our animal production enterprise.


  13. Some Thoughts on Bird FluRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Daily Kos

    ... action, and I know it can seem difficult to arrange one's groceries so they aren't supporting this type of agriculture. So here are my tips for this one. -Buy poultry and eggs from local producers. Whether you go with organic, pasture, sustainable, ...


  14. the Scoop: Carrots aren't just for bunniesRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | The Star

    Carrots aren't just for bunnies. Packed with healthful Vitamin A, some dub it one of the world's healthiest foods.


  15. UT announces fate of Bevo XIVRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Beaumont Enterprise

    Bevo XIV, the University of Texas at Austin mascot since 2004, is currently fighting a life-threatening illness.


  16. Yolo farmers plan to bank water for the futureRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Davis Enterprise

    As the heat of summer fades to autumn's crisp, cool air, local farmers are preparing their land to make the most of what could be a hefty rainy season. Craig McNamara - a lifelong advocate for sustainable agriculture - is adding a water-banking and pumping system to his Winters farm, Sierra Orchards, in anticipation of winter rains.


  17. The (photogenic) FarmRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Salinas Californian

    The Farm The Salinas agricultural education center and local farming business offers fresh produce and farm tours Check out this story on If you're also interested in a "cowtrain ride" for the kids, The Farm, at the Spreckels Boulevard exit from Highway 68, is just the place you're looking for. The Farm, which on its website is described as "an agricultural education center and local farming business," also offers fresh produce, farm tours and special family activities.


  18. Cranberry harvest in full swing in WisconsinRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | TwinCities

    ... - grown on 21,000 acres in 20 counties in the northern and central parts of the state. The U.S. Department of Agriculture has predicted Wisconsin will harvest 5 million to 5.3 million barrels of the nation's 8 million barrels of cranberries. Lochner ...


  19. 'Enjoy, it's from Europe': New programme set to promote EU agriculture in 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Dairy Reporter

    ... a 110 billion EU export market creates jobs and growth in rural areas across Europe," said EU Commissioner for Agriculture & Rural Development Phil Hogan in a statement. "To continue this export drive, I am delighted to unveil this new promotion ...


  20. From Farm To Table: Nutrition Is KingRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Philadelphia Eagles

    The sun was shining brightly on Monday at Guild Farm House in Philadelphia, making it the perfect setting for an afternoon of harvesting sweet potatoes. Joined by members of Eagles Care partners Northern Children's Services and Greener Partners , The day began by digging up sweet potatoes from the garden.