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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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EPA gives fluensulfone green light in combating nematodes

 The U.S. EPA has given final approval to a new pesticide designed to eradicate nematodes called fluensulfone.
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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Domestic cotton yield, price outlooks shrink this season
Higher temperatures in August ironed out some worries of unusually low cotton yields in West Tennessee. But global supply and demand are keeping cotton futures below 70 cents a pound, meaning Mid-South cotton growers must carefully manage defoliation for a profitable harvest.
9/26/2014
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Farm groups hope depreciation, deduction are made permanent

Farmers and ranchers would be better able to plan for equipment purchases and other capital expenditures under a bill passed last month by the U.S. House of Representatives.
10/1/2014
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Ferrellgas agrees to credits after propane pricing issues

Michigan Attorney General Bill Schuette has reached an agreement with propane supplier Ferrellgas to credit customers more than $100,000 over pricing issues from last winter.
10/1/2014
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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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