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Ag ecologist: Waters of U.S. rule will hurt farms

Michigan Farm Bureau is on a grassroots mission to halt a rule that could cause the state to lose its ability to manage its own waters.
9/17/2014
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7 more Michigan counties join those free of bovine TB

The USDA has announced seven more counties in Michigan will be designated as free from bovine tuberculosis, or TB-free.
9/17/2014
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Economist says rural economy outlook positive

Jason Henderson, associate dean in the College of Agriculture and Director of Purdue University extension,  said the "rural economy in general is doing well, especially those who are tied to commodity markets."
9/24/2014
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U.S. wheat lowers global food prices

Spring wheat from the United States will help maintain global stocks and contribute to lower average food prices.
9/24/2014
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Industry insiders: Antibiotics articles don’t tell a full story

An investigation by the Thomson Reuters news service raises concerns about the use of antibiotics in chickens raised for meat, and for livestock in general.
9/24/2014
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Michigan apple harvest could be one of state’s recent best

Michigan’s apple harvest is ongoing and could be one of the best in recent years.
9/24/2014
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Swedish study lauds health benefits found in dairy fats

Provocative studies on the potential benefits of dairy fat may be reversing long-held doctrine in the dietary arena.
9/24/2014
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Fifth-grade dairy tour guide gets Disney web show role

Articulate and confident, Jenna Kelsay, 10, handles tough questions from children and adults who tour her family’s dairy farm in Whiteland, Ind.
9/24/2014
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Merger talks continue for 2 big sellers of fertilizer

Illinois-based CF Industries Holdings, Inc. confirmed last week it is discussing a possible merger with Yara International ASA in Norway – a deal that would lead to the world’s largest fertilizer supplier.
10/1/2014
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Lower grain prices help egg producers expand

Egg production is increasing as U.S. producers leverage lower grain prices with steady domestic and export demand.
10/8/2014
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