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Groups wish to broaden trade pacts with Europe

Many in the U.S. livestock industry wonder when the European Union will lift its ban on certain imports of beef and pork treated with hormones and chemicals.
8/6/2014
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Southern Indiana’s Brawner earns Dairy Princess crown

Kamille Brawner of Hanover was selected as the 2014-15 Dairy Princess for the American Dairy Assoc. Indiana.
8/6/2014
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Broiler consumption and processor profits; necrotic enteritis research

Broiler processors are positioned for profitability heading into 2015, with strong U.S. chicken consumption and falling feed prices.
8/6/2014
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Russian trade sanctions could hurt U.S. poultry

Last year, according to the USDA and the U.S. Trade Office, Russia purchased a total of about $16.5 billion in goods from the United States.
8/13/2014
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Reynolds’ research working to a likely treatment for Ebola

A plant-based protein from a Kentucky tobacco has been used to create the experimental treatment for victims of Ebola.
8/13/2014
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Red Gold field day augments tomato growers’ techniques

Mike Schulte is always eager to learn better techniques to grow his tomatoes – and he learns from other producers at the annual Red Gold Grower Field Day.
8/13/2014
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USDA publishes impact statements on resistant Dow, Monsanto plants

The USDA has released statements detailing the potential impact to the environment of genetically engineered plants resistant to the herbicides 2,4-D and dicamba.
8/13/2014
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USDA projects U.S. corn will set new record

U.S. corn production is expected to hit a record 14 billion bushels, with soybean production predicted to reach a record 3.82 billion, up 16 percent from last year.
8/20/2014
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University analysis favors ARC option on this year’s corn crop

Those who fail to choose between Agricultural Risk Coverage or Price Loss Coverage will automatically be entered into PLC for Farm Service Agency farms.

8/20/2014
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Monitor: Rust unlikely to hurt Southern soybeans this year

After 10 years of testing, the USDA said there was little incidence of the soybean rust disease active on the North American continent in 2014.
8/20/2014
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