Agriculture Newswire (Page 5)

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  1. Horse virus outbreak postpones southern Nevada school rodeoRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Norwalk Citizen News

    Officials say a weekend rodeo at a rural high school outside Las Vegas has been postponed amid warnings from state officials about an outbreak of highly contagious horse viruses. Nevada Department of Agriculture spokeswoman Rebecca Allured said state veterinarian JJ Goicoechea is trying to stem the spread of equine herpes virus type 4 and Streptococcus equi bacterial infection.

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  2. Horse virus outbreak postpones southern Nevada school rodeoRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Washington Times

    Officials say a weekend rodeo at a rural high school outside Las Vegas has been postponed amid warnings from state officials about an outbreak of highly contagious horse viruses. Nevada High School Rodeo board chairman Dustin Feyder said Friday the Moapa Valley High School rodeo was pushed back from this weekend to March 25. Nevada Department of Agriculture spokeswoman Rebecca Allured said state veterinarian JJ Goicoechea is trying to stem the spread of equine herpes virus type 4 and Streptococcus equi bacterial infection.

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  3. St. Paula s has familiar face in the kitchen - 2:37 pm updated:Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Sedalia Democrat

    ... Paul's dropped out of the federal school lunch program when stricter mandates came down from the Department of Agriculture during the Obama administration. The decision was less about menu restrictions and more about being required to have someone ...

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  4. Hydraulic Cylinder Market Trends, Size, Growth, Shares and Forecast Research Report 2025Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | SBWire

    A hydraulic cylinder refers to a mechanical actuator that is utilized to provide unidirectional force through a unidirectional stroke. Powered by pressurized hydraulic fluid, hydraulic cylinders have extensive applications in construction, manufacturing, heavy industries, and agriculture.

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  5. AgSouth Farm Credit announces $25,000 in grants to farmers marketsRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Hampton County Guardian

    ... advertising, and we're proud to add our Community Grant Program to a long list of ways we continue to support agriculture." To be eligible for the grant, markets must be in AgSouth's territory, be open at least 8 days during a 2-month period, and ...

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  6. Free webinar series highlights reduced tillage for organic farmersRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Bangor Daily News

    ORONO, Maine - Registration is open for a three-part webinar series on reduced tillage practices for organic vegetable farmers beginning Topics include using permanent bed systems to manage weeds and increase productivity, integrating cover crops and controlling disease, and cultivation techniques in reduced tillage crops. The series is taught by staff and faculty from Cornell University, Michigan State University and University of Maine Cooperative Extension.

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  7. Jordan Peele thought his directorial debut "Get Out" would "never get made"Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | KRVN-AM Lexington

    ... of Oregon football team were recently hospitalized following what's been desc... This week U.S. Department of Agriculture Risk Management Agency Topeka Regional Office expanded the area for producers looking to request a limited irrigation yield by ...

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  8. Famine in South SudanRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Oak Ridge Observer

    Caught in a devastating drought, over which he has no control, he is being left to starve - in a world that has more than enough food. UNICEF stated that 270,000 kids in the newly formed nation of South Sudan are severely malnourished.

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  9. Rabun County's Ladybug Farms awarded UGA students' latest tiny houseRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Athens Banner-Herald

    ... won. Ladybug Farms distributes produce to restaurants around metro Atlanta and through a community-supported agriculture program in Atlanta's Cabbagetown neighborhood. The farm is also active in the Northeast Georgia Farm to School program and ...

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  10. What's Going On With Trump's Agriculture Secretary?Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Daily Caller

    As the incoming cabinet slowly takes shape, agriculture experts wonder why the Senate hasn't scheduled a hearing for former Georgia Gov. Sonny Perdue, the nominee for agriculture secretary. Kansas Republican Sen. Pat Roberts, chairman of the Senate Committee on Agriculture, which must first vet the agriculture secretary, revealed Thursday why he hasn't scheduled a hearing yet: President Donald Trump's White House hasn't sent in the necessary paperwork on Perdue.

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  11. 18,700 Shares in Agrium Inc. (AGU) Acquired by A.R.T. Advisors LLCRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Daily Political

    A.R.T. Advisors LLC acquired a new stake in shares of Agrium Inc. during the fourth quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission . The fund acquired 18,700 shares of the company's stock, valued at approximately $1,880,000.

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  12. Fire at Florida mosque being investigated as arsonRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | KNEB-AM Scottsbluff

    In an initial 2017 outlook comments for the beef, pork, and poultry industry, U... KNEB just received word that the girls D1-6 District final between Morrill and Dundy County-Stratton originally scheduled for tonight has been postponed to Saturday. The game ... - Everybody knows that dogs loves to fetch balls.

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  13. Germany's environment minister says no more meat at official functionsRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | TreeHugger

    Germany's environment minister Barbara Hendricks announced earlier this week that meat and fish would no longer be served at official functions held by the Ministry of the Environment. Because animal agriculture creates such a toll on the environment, and plays a significant role in climate change and degradation of water and soil, Hendricks argues that the German government needs to do the responsible thing: "We're not telling anyone what they should eat.

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  14. Broward County Schools to Serve Students 40,000 Pounds of Plant City StrawberriesRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Capital Soup

    Florida Commissioner of Agriculture Adam H. Putnam today announced that Broward County Public Schools will serve more than 40,000 pounds of Florida-grown strawberries to their students over the next two weeks. The Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services' Farm to School program facilitated the purchase from Sweet Life Farms in Plant City, Fla., which is owned and operated by Mark McDonald.

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  15. As the president of the most populous nation on the planet, poverty...Read the original story

    5 hrs ago | Xinhuanet

    As the president of the most populous nation on the planet, poverty has never been an issue Xi Jinping could take lightly. In his four years leading China, Xi, 63, has visited more than 30 impoverished villages and townships, sharing his rich experience in poverty-eradication work and putting himself on the front lines of the war on poverty.

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  16. Group proposes to farm mussels along the Central CoastRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Pacific Business Times

    ... who've been thinking long and hard about this," Ashworth said. "We understand aquaculture because we understand agriculture." Information from the Geographical Information System out of the UC Santa Barbara Bren School of Environmental Management ...

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  17. AnalysisAnalysis: Water contaminants target of scientistsRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Colorado Springs Business Journal

    In a peer-reviewed study released this week by Environmental Science and Technology, four prominent scientists call for strict regulation and a possible worldwide ban of an entire class of fluorinated chemicals related to those that contaminated wells and drinking water systems in Fountain Valley. The contamination was subsequently linked to the use of long-chain perfluorinated substances in firefighting foam used at Peterson Air Force Base.

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  18. Blue lupine wildflowers above the ski runs in Park City, Utah, USA.Read the original story

    5 hrs ago | Sutherland Institute

    Testimony given by Matthew Anderson on February 24, 2017, in support of HCR 1 before the House Natural Resources, Agriculture and Environment Standing Committee of the Utah Legislature. Good morning, representatives.

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  19. Obituary: Mitchell Phillip GruszRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Naugatuck Daily News

    Mitchell Phillip Grusz, 88, of Seymour, entered into eternal rest peacefully on Wednesday, Feb. 22, 2017 at Shady Knoll Health Center. He was born in Pine Island, N.Y. on August 15, 1928, to the late Peter and Josephine Kalbarczyk Grusz.

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  20. Bromine Market Opportunities, Key Developments, Demand, Growth, Supply and Forecast to 2021Read the original story

    5 hrs ago | World News Report

    Global Bromine Market Information by application , by end users - Forecast to 2021 PUNE, MAHARASHTRA, INDIA, February 24, 2017 / EINPresswire.com / -- Market Highlights: The global bromine market has seen a tremendous growth over the past decade and it has been experienced that the demand for bromine will keep on increasing owing to its rising use in variety of application areas. Bromine is broadly used as a flame retardant which has made the product very demandable.

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