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House Expects Farm Bill Vote on Friday

Agriculture News - Fri, 05/18/2018 - 17:07
The House of Representatives continues its debate on the 2018 Farm Bill through Thursday evening, with the final vote on passage coming up on Friday. The Hagstrom Report says House Republican leadership and House Ag Chair Michael Conaway are still trying …
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Slimy Slugs Bugging Your Garden

Agriculture News - Fri, 05/18/2018 - 17:07
Want to keep your vegetable garden productive? Slugs can be very costly. Cathy Isom fills us about how to deal with a slimy critter that you don’t want bugging your garden. That’s coming up on This Land of Ours. Slugs are slimy but tough-skinned …
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Strawberry Crops Rebound After Freeze Damage

Agriculture News - Fri, 05/18/2018 - 17:06
Central Coast growers have seen strawberry crops rebound after early damage caused by cold weather.  California experienced a series of storms and freezing temperatures in early spring that had many farmers concerned about potential crop losses, but it …
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California Cattle Council on The Horizon

Agriculture News - Fri, 05/18/2018 - 17:06
… after support from the Senate Agriculture Committee, it recently moved through … California Department of Food and Agriculture would provide oversight of the …
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Dairy Groups Applaud Defeat of Raw Milk Amendment to 2018 Farm Bill

Agriculture News - Fri, 05/18/2018 - 17:06
… ’s proposed amendment to the Agriculture and Nutrition Act of 2018 …
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Fifth Crow Farm – An Ecosystem of Sustainability

Agriculture News - Fri, 05/18/2018 - 17:06
“When you first start farming, you have ideas of what you want to do to be sustainable and successful, but you can’t afford it,” says 39-year old John Vars of Fifth Crow Farm. “When you can afford it, you may find it hard to go backwards—like where you …
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House Farm Bill Vote Surprises and Disappoints

Agriculture News - Fri, 05/18/2018 - 17:06
… voting against the bill. House Agriculture Committee Chairman K. Michael Conaway … (SNAP). U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue also noted the …
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The California Kitchen: Tempura Untamed

Agriculture News - Fri, 05/18/2018 - 17:06
In today’s California Kitchen, learn to cook amazing Tempura Untamed with The Untamed Chef, Albert J. Hernandez. Here is what you will need: 1.5 C Flour .5 C Corn Starch 1 T Garlic Salt 1 T Cayenne 1 T Paprika 1 T Chili Powder TT Soda Water For this and …
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Local agri-science inventors shortlisted

Agriculture News - Fri, 05/18/2018 - 16:47
… been announced, including four budding agri industry inventors who will compete in the agri-science category sponsored by global technology … develop their inventions. The agri-science shortlist includes; Agri Speed, creator of a … year’s entrepreneurs in the agri-science category. Each year Invent showcases …
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Police to ‘invite’ military personnel who assaulted agric officers

Agriculture News - Fri, 05/18/2018 - 16:43
… some military personnel who assaulted agricultural field officers at Akyem Takuyiman … field officers who were collecting agricultural census data at Asafo a village near Akim Takyiman. The Agric field officers who were in Ghana Statistical Service and Agric T-shirts were mistaken for journalists …
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Farmer touts industrial hemp as answer to agriculture woes

Agriculture News - Fri, 05/18/2018 - 16:38
… ingredient THC, according to the Agricultural Marketing Resource Center. In the … . “We always want to encourage agricultural producers to shift to something … to see agricultural land be changed to something else. Agriculture contributes $4 … Bureau, the state Department of Agriculture, the Connecticut Port Authority and …
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Former Agriculture Minister Chaponda Acquitted

Agriculture News - Fri, 05/18/2018 - 15:55
… has found former Minister of Agriculture, Irrigation and Water Development, Dr …
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2018 Wyoming Agriculture Hall of Fame

Agriculture News - Fri, 05/18/2018 - 15:23
… two inductees for the Wyoming Agriculture Hall of Fame.             Started in … an impact in Wyoming’s agriculture industry. From civic engagement and … the nominee’s civic and agriculture achievements, volunteer activities and recognitions …
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Delegation from Alberta Climate Smart Agriculture visits Ghana

Agriculture News - Fri, 05/18/2018 - 15:16
… , the Assistant Deputy Minister, Alberta Agriculture and Forestry Ministry, Canada, will … , the Mission would showcase Alberta agriculture expertise to key influencers and … support educational institutions provide in agriculture innovation. The statement said there …
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Speaker summons Agric Minister over fake cocoa insecticide

Agriculture News - Fri, 05/18/2018 - 15:02
… 2018-05-18 Minister of Food and Agriculture, Dr Owusu Afriyie Akoto The … has directed the Food and Agriculture Minister to appear before the … market. The Deputy Minister of Agriculture, Kennedy Osei Nyarko told the … that the Speaker forces the Agric Minister to the House to …
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Agriculture News - Fri, 05/18/2018 - 15:02
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Planting cotton under film

Agriculture News - Fri, 05/18/2018 - 14:57
Darrin Dodds, associate Extension, research professor, cotton agronomics, Mississippi State University, is conducting a unique cotton research experiment in the Mid-South using biodegradable film to trap soil heat and help young cotton plants establish …
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China drops investigations, top market for sorghum reopens

Agriculture News - Fri, 05/18/2018 - 14:55
… our leaders continue to dialogue. Agricultural production and international trade is …
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Sorghum producers say China's decision is win-win

Agriculture News - Fri, 05/18/2018 - 14:55
… and exporters, and U.S. agriculture as a whole,” Sleight said … House, U.S. Department of Agriculture, the Office of the U …
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18 WC companies to showcase agri-processed products at China tradeshow

Agriculture News - Fri, 05/18/2018 - 14:36
18 WC companies to showcase agri-processed products at China tradeshow Head … of the Cape's agri-processed products at the SIAL China …
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