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AEM: Large equipment sales down from first half of 2013

Sales of combines and larger tractors through July were down from the same period in 2013, according to the Assoc. of Equipment Manufacturers.
8/20/2014
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Farm manager, Dow employee named Purdue Women in Ag

Kerry Dull told her family that she would never marry a farmer. Now, she lives on a 2,000-acre farm, and the recipient of the 2014 Women in Agriculture Achievement Award.
8/20/2014
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Moody has Indiana ‘AgriVision’

Montgomery County farmer Adam Moody received Indiana’s 2014 AgriVision Award last week during the Indiana State Fair.
8/20/2014
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Eastern Indiana family expands with second, retail meat business

Custom processing of fresh-cut meats just became easier in Rushville, where Gettinger Family Custom Meats has expanded into retail to meet the needs of its customers.
8/20/2014
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Deere lays off 600 from ag lines, cites falling grain prices

More than 600 workers at four John Deere factories have been laid off "indefinitely," following a slump in farm machinery sales.
8/27/2014
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Considering shift into animal agriculture? Ivy Tech can help

A new online course offered by Ivy Tech Community College will help farmers who want to diversify into livestock, poultry or aquaculture.
8/27/2014
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Migrant workers in Michigan sue in labor dispute

A group of migrant workers has sued Pioneer Hi-Bred International and others for alleged labor violations stemming from the 2012 growing season.
9/3/2014
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Illinois elevators gear up for bumper crop harvest

One could count Peoria County farmer Vern Schaffner among those anticipating a possible record harvest of both corn and soybeans.
9/10/2014
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Economist: Livestock to expand and meat consumption to go up

Record prices for meat and animal industries means a change is coming to the marketplace, said Purdue University ag economist Dr. Chris Hurt.
9/10/2014
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Merger between Tyson and Hillshire Brands completed

Tyson Foods’ purchase of Hillshire Brands has been completed, Tyson agreed to pay about $8.55 billion for the Chicago-based company.
9/10/2014
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