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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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Dow and Monsanto testify in herbicide deregulation

The USDA seemingly is moving closer to the deregulation of genetically-engineered plants resistant to the herbicides 2,4-D and dicamba.
8/27/2014
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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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SDS attacking soybean crop

SDS has been found in Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Mississippi, Missouri, Ohio and Tennessee. Yield losses of up to 80 percent have been reported.
8/27/2014
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Sierra Club protesting permit to expand Michigan fish farm

An environmental group is challenging the issuance of an expanded discharge permit for a large aquaculture business in northern Michigan.
8/27/2014
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Growers still waiting on D.C. to pick crop insurance plan

As farmers begin the process of enrolling in crop safety net programs required under the 2014 farm bill, some information and tools designed to help them decide on the best option for their farms aren’t available yet.
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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