United States Department of Agriculture Newswire

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  1. Christmas in July: Reba Reveals Details of Her Next AlbumRead the original story w/Photo

    40 min ago | KRVN-AM Lexington

    A prolonged heat wave is blanketing much of the United States, with dangerously high temperatures believed to be responsible for at least seven deaths, including... -- The 18-year-old gunman who officials say fatally shot nine people before killing himself at a busy shopping mall in Munich on Friday had a book about the Columbine... Rules for labeling foods made with genetically modified organisms will be drafted by USDA and food companies are waiting to see what the rules will look like before modi... B6 Seniors McCook 11, Gothenburg 0 Holdrege 10, Hershland 0 Broken Bow 5, Oneill 4 C6 Seniors PWG 18, Ord 3 Centura 6, Wo... -- White Sox pitcher Chris Sale was scratched from Saturday night's start against the Detroit Tigers and set home.

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  2. The slow rise of the sweet potatoRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Iol.co.za

    Gone are the days when the only time Americans encountered the tuber was mashed up and topped with marshmallows alongside a Thanksgiving turkey. Today, sweet potatoes turn up everywhere, as healthier, nutrient-dense alternatives to French fries at burger joints or colourful side dishes for swanky restaurants.

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  3. Preserving our wetlands gets a boostRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | The Messenger

    One of the keys to keeping our natural environment healthy is making certain that water resources are appropriately protected. The U.S. Department of Agriculture supports assorted initiatives that advance that important goal.

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  4. Soldier Surprises Family on Doorstep, Holds Baby Daughter for the First TimeRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | KNEB-AM Scottsbluff

    About 600 coal miners in the county have been laid off this year ... -- A prolonged heat wave is blanketing much of the United States, with dangerously high temperatures believed to be responsible for at least seven deaths, including... -- The 18-year-old gunman who officials say fatally shot nine people before killing himself at a busy shopping mall in Munich on Friday had a book about the Columbine... Rules for labeling foods made with genetically modified organisms will be drafted by USDA and food companies are waiting to see what the rules will look like before modi... After opening night of the Class B Area 7 legion baseball tournament was rained out in Chadron there have been a few adjustments to the schedule.

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  5. Signing of the Global Food Security ActRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | Holtville Tribune

    Washington, DC - Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack today released the following statement on S.1252, the Global Food Security Act of 2016, signed by President Obama Wednesday: "Agriculture's vital role in our economic success and national security is a bond that we share with other nations all over the world. With agricultural development as a core component of his strategy, President Obama's Feed the Future initiative has achieved impressive results in combating poverty and hunger, reaching millions of small farmers with tools and technologies and delivering critical nutrition to millions of children.

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  6. Team USA Announced with Record 292 Women Headed to Rio OlympicsRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | KNEB-AM Scottsbluff

    About 600 coal miners in the county have been laid off this year ... -- A prolonged heat wave is blanketing much of the United States, with dangerously high temperatures believed to be responsible for at least seven deaths, including... -- The 18-year-old gunman who officials say fatally shot nine people before killing himself at a busy shopping mall in Munich on Friday had a book about the Columbine... Rules for labeling foods made with genetically modified organisms will be drafted by USDA and food companies are waiting to see what the rules will look like before modi... After opening night of the Class B Area 7 legion baseball tournament was rained out in Chadron there have been a few adjustments to the schedule.

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  7. DNC Rules Committee Passes 'Unity' Resolution Calling for Commission on Super Delegates and CaucusesRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | KNEB-AM Scottsbluff

    About 600 coal miners in the county have been laid off this year ... -- The family of an autistic man, whose caregiver was shot while trying to help him, said he's "utterly traumatized." Arnoldo Rios Soto, 26, had run away from a group ... -- An 18-year-old, German-born male student was the gunman in the deadly shooting attack at Munich's Olympia-Einkaufszentrum shopping mall, which left nine victims de... Rules for labeling foods made with genetically modified organisms will be drafted by USDA and food companies are waiting to see what the rules will look like before modi... After opening night of the Class B Area 7 legion baseball tournament was rained out in Chadron there have been a few adjustments to the schedule.

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  8. New Warnings About Hidden Pool Dangers This SummerRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | KNEB-AM Scottsbluff

    About 600 coal miners in the county have been laid off this year ... -- The family of an autistic man, whose caregiver was shot while trying to help him, said he's "utterly traumatized." Arnoldo Rios Soto, 26, had run away from a group ... -- An 18-year-old, German-born male student was the gunman in the deadly shooting attack at Munich's Olympia-Einkaufszentrum shopping mall, which left nine victims de... Rules for labeling foods made with genetically modified organisms will be drafted by USDA and food companies are waiting to see what the rules will look like before modi... After opening night of the Class B Area 7 legion baseball tournament was rained out in Chadron there have been a few adjustments to the schedule.

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  9. White Sox Pitcher Chris Sale Sent Home After 'Clubhouse Incident'Read the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | KNEB-AM Scottsbluff

    About 600 coal miners in the county have been laid off this year ... -- The family of an autistic man, whose caregiver was shot while trying to help him, said he's "utterly traumatized." Arnoldo Rios Soto, 26, had run away from a group ... -- An 18-year-old, German-born male student was the gunman in the deadly shooting attack at Munich's Olympia-Einkaufszentrum shopping mall, which left nine victims de... Rules for labeling foods made with genetically modified organisms will be drafted by USDA and food companies are waiting to see what the rules will look like before modi... After opening night of the Class B Area 7 legion baseball tournament was rained out in Chadron there have been a few adjustments to the schedule.

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  10. 25,000 meals, snacks served -Read the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Mt. Airy News

    Kids of various ages enjoy free lunch and snacks prepared at Franklin Elementary School as part of the Summer Food Service Program.

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  11. How Some Feel the GOP Has Become a Party of White IdentityRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | KNEB-AM Scottsbluff

    About 600 coal miners in the county have been laid off this year ... -- The family of an autistic man, whose caregiver was shot while trying to help him, said he's "utterly traumatized." Arnoldo Rios Soto, 26, had run away from a group ... -- An 18-year-old, German-born male student was the gunman in the deadly shooting attack at Munich's Olympia-Einkaufszentrum shopping mall, which left nine victims de... Rules for labeling foods made with genetically modified organisms will be drafted by USDA and food companies are waiting to see what the rules will look like before modi... After opening night of the Class B Area 7 legion baseball tournament was rained out in Chadron there have been a few adjustments to the schedule.

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  12. Family of Autistic Man Involved in Miami Police Shooting Say He's 'Utterly Traumatized'Read the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | KNEB-AM Scottsbluff

    Arnoldo Rios Soto, 26, had run away from a group ... -- An 18-year-old, German-born male student was the gunman in the deadly shooting attack at Munich's Olympia-Einkaufszentrum shopping mall, which left nine victims de... Rules for labeling foods made with genetically modified organisms will be drafted by USDA and food companies are waiting to see what the rules will look like before modi... After opening night of the Class B Area 7 legion baseball tournament was rained out in Chadron there have been a few adjustments to the schedule.

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  13. Requirements for free, discounted school meals could change under pending legislationRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | The Gazette

    The Colorado Department of Education recently released income requirements for families applying for free or discounted meals for the coming school year. For example, children living a household of four with annual earnings of $31,590 or less are eligible for free meals at school.

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  14. Beloved California K-9 Officer Dies in Hot Car TragedyRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | KNEB-AM Scottsbluff

    About 600 coal miners in the county have been laid off this year ... -- A prolonged heat wave is blanketing much of the United States, with dangerously high temperatures believed to be responsible for at least seven deaths, including... -- An 18-year-old, German-born male student was the gunman in the deadly shooting attack at Munich's Olympia-Einkaufszentrum shopping mall, which left nine victims de... Rules for labeling foods made with genetically modified organisms will be drafted by USDA and food companies are waiting to see what the rules will look like before modi... After opening night of the Class B Area 7 legion baseball tournament was rained out in Chadron there have been a few adjustments to the schedule.

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  15. House of Smoke Recalls Wild Boar BrotwurstRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Kansas City InfoZine

    Lupton, CO, establishment, is recalling approximately 4,692 pounds of Wild Boar Brotwurst products due to nitrite levels in excess of the regulatory limit, the U.S. Department of Agriculture's Food Safety and Inspection Service announced today. The Smoked Wild Boar Brotwurst items were produced and packed on various dates from April 27, 2015 to July 12, 2016.

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  16. When school's out, hungry students still need helpRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Evening Sun

    The U.S. Department of Agriculture runs a few summer meal programs, but largest of which provides free meals to children 18 and younger. When school's out, hungry students still need help The U.S. Department of Agriculture runs a few summer meal programs, but largest of which provides free meals to children 18 and younger.

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  17. Mountain West Financial Announces Expansion of PATH Home Loan Program ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | 24-7 Press Release

    Mountain West Financial announces today that their exclusive program for teachers and public employees called PATH Home Loan Program has expanded into the states of Idaho, Texas, and Wyoming. This program benefits those that serve our local communities by offering competitive rates paired with reduced fees for loan processing and underwriting, Free Float Down of the interest rate , and being able to be combined with downpayment assistance programs.

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  18. Illinois grain prices in country elevatorsRead the original story

    Friday | Lincoln Daily News

    This is Friday's report of the grain prices and trends prepared by the USDA and the Illinois Department of Agriculture.

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  19. Simplifying the farm acreage reportRead the original story

    Yesterday | Observer

    The U.S. Department of Agriculture Farm Service Agency requires farmers participating in our programs to submit an annual report on all cropland use on their farms. Crop insurance agents for providers approved by the USDA Risk Management Agency also require these reports to ensure accuracy with your premiums and when you file claims.

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  20. USDA-FSIS investigations Salmonella cases linked to porkRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Food Quality News

    An outbreak of Salmonella linked to pork has prompted the US Department of Agriculture's Food Safety and Inspection Service to issue a warning. The agency said illnesses caused by Salmonella I 4,[5],12:i:- may be associated with whole hog roasters prepared for barbecue.

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