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WASHINGTON, Feb. 28, 2014 - Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack told the nation's ethanol producers that he's reached out to EPA chief Gina McCarthy and White House officials to make sure they understand
WASHINGTON, Feb. 26, 2014 -
Driven by consumer pressure, nine out of the world's 10 biggest food and
beverage companies improved their social and environmental policies over the
past year, according to
Feb. 26, 2014 - The U.S. citrus industry may not have time to wait for the
availability of a genetically engineered fruit-bearing tree resistant to the
growing affliction of (citrus greening,) researchers said last week at
WASHINGTON, Feb. 26, 2014 - A USDA report offering (long-run) projections through 2023 says ethanol production will continue to grow over the next several years, but at a reduced rate when compared with
David Friedberg, CEO of The Climate Corporation says new sensor technologies, data management and storage is bringing a transformation to the agriculture industry. His company is a pioneer in data science gathering pertinent data to create a perpetually evolving model allowing farmers to better predict outcomes in their farming operations. Acquired by Monsanto last year, The Climate Corporation is now covering 50-mllion acres with their free service "Climate Basic" and introduced a $3 dollar per acre subscription advisory service fee for a premium service "Climate Pro" this past week at the Farm Progress Show in Boone, Iowa.