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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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4 Ohio horses succomb to Eastern Equine Encephalitis

At least four horses in Northeast Ohio died this past week from eastern equine encephalitis, or EEE, according to Ohio State Veterinarian Dr. Tony Forshey.
10/1/2014
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Old-crop soy off trade estimate by nearly a third

The old-crop marketing year ended with soybean stocks sharply lower than expected, while corn and wheat supplies were slightly higher.
10/8/2014
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Illinois group questions state's raw milk rules

Small-scale dairy farmers selling raw milk direct to consumers are concerned the state of Illinois is creating rules to alleviate a problem they say doesn’t exist.
10/8/2014
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Hog inventory up 6 percent from June, in spite of PEDv concerns

U.S. hog numbers increased 6 percent from June and farmers are expanding sow herds despite ongoing concerns about porcine epidemic diarrhea virus.
10/8/2014
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U.S., Brazil finally iron out years-long cotton dispute

The United States and Brazil announced last week the conclusion to a cotton trade dispute in the World Trade Organization that stretched more than a decade and prompted a change in U.S. farm bill cotton programs.
10/8/2014
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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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Star of the West bringing soft red wheat mill to Ohio

The Star of the West Milling Co., headquartered in Frankenmuth, Mich., announced last month it will begin construction on a second Ohio mill, in Willard, this fall.
10/8/2014
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U of I rolls out online toolbox to help farmers pick coverage

An Oct. 3 webinar on farm bill decision aids and programs sponsored by the University of Illinois Department of Agricultural and Consumer Economics was attended by 450 farmers eager to learn more about the three sets of decisions they will soon make for each Farm Service Agency farm, including expected deadlines.
10/8/2014
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Angus group hosts yearly farm tours, picnic

Blue skies and a cool breeze greeted members of the Southern Indiana Angus Assoc. on Sept. 27 for their tour of the farm of Gary and Cathy Wente near Seymour, Ind.
10/8/2014
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