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Politics | 11/13/2013 5:18:23 AM
ROME, Nov. 12. In the wake of severe damage to the fisheries and agriculture sectors in the Philippines in the wake of Typhoon Haiyan, the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) of the United Nations is mobilizing
Politics | 11/12/2013 4:59:05 PM
WASHINGTON, Nov. 12, 2013 - With the majority of the five Commodity Futures Trading Commissioners likely to be leaving

Politics | 11/12/2013 9:17:42 AM
Have you ever found yourself looking at a shimmering wheat field or pristine patch of woodlands being bulldozed for a strip mall
Politics | 11/12/2013 7:01:45 AM
YWASHINGTON, Nov. 12, 2013 - President Obama plans to nominate Timothy Massad as chairman
Politics | 11/11/2013 12:06:54 PM

WASHINGTON,Nov. 11, 2013 Negotiations over how to find some common ground on a new five-year farm bill are expected to intensify this week as lawmakers nervously eye the end of year calendar
Politics | 11/11/2013 3:54:59 AM
WASHINGTON, Nov. 10, 2013- The USDA's Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) found itself in between a rock and a hard space this weekend, essentially telling top Democrats Sen. Chuck Schumer, D-NY, and Rep. Rosa DeLauro, D-Conn.,
Politics | 11/11/2013

LOUISVILLE, KY. Nov. 11, 2013 - Military veterans who raise crops and livestock will now have an important new marketing tool, thanks to the national rollout of the (Homegrown By Heroes) label.
Politics | 11/10/2013 7:46:11 PM
In my many years of service, it is not often I have been able to bring someone like EPA Administrator Gina McCarthy to town
Politics | 11/10/2013 1:38:36 PM
WASHINGTON, Nov. 7, 2013 - Tobacco quota owners and growers are increasingly worried that USDA might trim their 2014 payments by more than
Politics | 11/8/2013 1:13:43 PM
WASHINGTON, Nov. 8, 2013 - The USDA is projecting record high production for corn while also expecting
Politics | 11/7/2013 3:58:09 PM
ROME, Nov. 7, 2013- Food commodity markets are becoming more balanced and less price volatile than in recent years thanks to improved supplies and a recovery in global inventories of cereals,
Politics | 11/7/2013 10:01:29 AM
WASHINGTON, Nov. 7, 2013- USDA's Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS) today published two biotechnology regulatory actions for a Monsanto soybean variety and a BASF herbicide-resistant soybean
Politics | 11/7/2013 9:47:38 AM
WASHINGTON, Nov. 7, 2013- The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) announced its preliminary determination that partially hydrogenated oils (PHOs), the primary dietary source of artificial trans fat in processed foods
Politics | 11/7/2013 9:13:03 AM
SEATTLE, Nov. 6, 2013 - Although the final tally will not be known until all absentee ballots are counted, Washington voters were largely rejecting
Politics | 11/6/2013 9:21:16 PM
WASHINGTON, Nov. 6, 2013 - Thirteen senators sent a letter today to the Senate farm bill conferees calling for provisions that aim to make crop
Politics | 11/6/2013 5:47:37 PM

WASHINGTON, Nov. 6, 2013 - Sixteen bipartisan senators from the Great Lakes states wrote a letter today to the Army Corps of Engineers asking for the remaining steps needed to cut off
Politics | 11/6/2013 10:35:48 AM
WASHINGTON, Nov. 6, 2013 - Research from Iowa State University economists released Tuesday says the dire scenario promoted by the petroleum industry of higher fuel prices caused by increased
Politics | 11/6/2013 9:24:54 AM
WASHINGTON, Nov. 6, 2013 - A coalition of more than 130 stakeholder organizations wrote congressional agricultural leaders this week calling for the immediate passage of
Politics | 11/6/2013 6:45:24 AM
WASHINGTON, Nov. 4, 2013 - The Senate announced its conferees tonight for upcoming negotiations with the House over
Politics | 11/5/2013 9:35:36 PM
WASHINGTON, Nov. 6, 2013 - North Dakotans and Canadians share a border and lots of common interests, but when it comes to Country-of-Origin Labeling (COOL)
Politics | 11/4/2013 6:40:21 PM
WASHINGTON, Nov. 4, 2013 - USDA's Risk Management Agency (RMA) released their harvest price levels today,
Politics | 11/4/2013 6:30:26 PM
WASHINGTON, Nov. 4, 2013 - The Senate announced its conferees tonight for upcoming negotiations with the House over
Politics | 11/4/2013 3:34:27 PM
WASHINGTON, Nov. 4, 2013 - The Renewable Fuels Association, Growth Energy and the Biotechnology Industry Organization filed Friday a motion
Politics | 11/4/2013
WASHINGTON, Nov. 4, 2013 - Lawmakers are expected to continue efforts this week to hammer out a myriad of differences
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