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PotashCorp one step closer to sealing merger deal with Agrium

Agriculture News - Thu, 10/19/2017 - 20:54
… Inc.’s proposed merger with Agrium Inc. is conditional on the … ’s operations means PotashCorp and Agrium miners are working under a … by mid-2017, but PotashCorp and Agrium said last month that regulatory … and a second in Saskatoon. Agrium CEO Chuck Magro, who will …
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Go ahead, play with your food: Farmstead offers lessons in agriculture

Agriculture News - Thu, 10/19/2017 - 20:48
… visitors about the area’s agricultural heritage. The Farmstead, which caters … have always loved farming and agriculture,” said Jim Lowe, who with … year. He studied business and agribusiness at Utah State University. “The … at that intersection of the agricultural community and the urban or …
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First Coast Legislators Back Matt Caldwell for Agriculture Commissioner

Agriculture News - Thu, 10/19/2017 - 20:44
… to replace term limited state Agriculture Commissioner Adam Putnam in 2018 …
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Gov’t makes agricultural modernization urgent priority – President

Agriculture News - Thu, 10/19/2017 - 20:21
… modernization of the nation’s agriculture to substantially increase productivity and … the Food and Agricultural Organization (FAO) to enhance the agricultural value chain … population earned their livelihoods from agriculture, transforming the sector within the …
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An Agenda to Transform Malawi’s Irrigated Agriculture: World Bank Approves $166 Million

Agriculture News - Thu, 10/19/2017 - 20:17
… River. The program will boost agricultural production, provide drinking water services … Mwanamvekha, Malawi’s Minister of Agriculture, Irrigation, and Water Development. “The … services, and support services in agriculture, aquaculture and livestock production. It …
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Agribusiness and utilities lead IoT adoption in Brazil

Agriculture News - Thu, 10/19/2017 - 19:34
The agribusiness and utilities sectors are leading … percent of users polled in agribusiness have rolled out IoT technologies … (ROI). However, 56 percent of agribusiness initiatives related to IoT are …
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High-Tech Agricultural Machinery On Display At Kabul Expo

Agriculture News - Thu, 10/19/2017 - 19:25
… handmade goods. The Ministry of Agriculture, Irrigation and Livestock (MAIL) said …
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China Green Agriculture Announced to Hold an Earnings Conference Call for FY2017 on Oct 20, 2017

Agriculture News - Thu, 10/19/2017 - 18:59
… China Green Agriculture, Inc. (NYSE:CGA) ("China Green Agriculture", … varieties of compound fertilizers and agricultural products through its wholly-owned subsidiaries … Wangtian Agricultural Materials Co., Ltd. ("Wangtian"), Aksu Xindeguo Agricultural Materials …
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Women in agriculture

Agriculture News - Thu, 10/19/2017 - 18:40
… global levels. International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD) director for Indonesia … address gender inequalities in the agriculture context," he said. … workshop included presentations from women agricultural entrepreneurs, farmer organisation leaders and …
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FFA members critical to agriculture industry

Agriculture News - Thu, 10/19/2017 - 18:26
News FFA members critical to agriculture industry October 19, 2017 By … Interest, News Leaders in the agriculture industry say FFA members are critical to the future of agriculture’s workforce. Mark Poeschl, CEO … members make an impact in agriculture around the world. “This is …
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USDA punches up aid for Puerto Rico dairies

Agriculture News - Thu, 10/19/2017 - 18:19
… a statement announcing the program, Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue noted that … the production and marketing of agricultural commodities (except tobacco). The DAP-PR …
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Agco to expand data, precision ag options with Climate Corporation

Agriculture News - Thu, 10/19/2017 - 18:19
… and its open approach to agriculture, helping customers optimize farms through … access to a well-established digital agriculture platform where customers can compare … information about AGCO’s precision agriculture offering and partnering model, visit …
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SPATNZ Wins Innovation in Agribusiness & Environment Award

Agriculture News - Thu, 10/19/2017 - 18:12
… Thrilled to Win Innovation in Agribusiness & Environment Award at the … have won the Innovation in Agribusiness & Environment Award at this … have won this Innovation in Agribusiness & Environment Award which is …
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Sen. Gerald Dial announces run for Alabama agriculture commissioner

Agriculture News - Thu, 10/19/2017 - 18:04
… of the Alabama Department of Agriculture and Industries. Dial will run … would promote Alabama's agricultural exports with Cuba and South … irrigation program, and create an agricultural cabinet that would share best … seeking the Republican nomination for agriculture commissioner are Nicole Jones of …
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Agriculture News - Thu, 10/19/2017 - 18:03
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Auburn agriculture professor seeks to expand irrigation in Alabama

Agriculture News - Thu, 10/19/2017 - 17:58
… losses for the state’s agricultural industry. “Farmers often struggle in … the Auburn University College of Agriculture’s Department of Crop, Soil … —along with fellow College of Agriculture faculty members and colleagues at … Goodrich from the Department of Agricultural Economics and Rural Sociology. Several …
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Yonder Field cancels Agrisonic Music Festival

Agriculture News - Thu, 10/19/2017 - 17:48
… in Bowman, has canceled it Agrisonic Music Festival scheduled for Saturday … proceed with this weekend’s Agrisonic Festival. We have worked tirelessly … we have to cancel the Agrisonic Festival this weekend." White …
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California Wildfires Leave Seasonal Agricultural Workers In Limbo

Agriculture News - Thu, 10/19/2017 - 17:44
… economy there is related to agriculture, wine and tourism. Now, seasonal … make up 71 percent of agricultural workers. The fires ravaging wine … says that could displace seasonal agricultural workers. Still most vineyards are … 'll pay their seasonal agricultural workers anyway. Luis Guerrero has …
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Gov. Ayade Pledges Support For Presidential Initiatives On Agric, Industrial Development

Agriculture News - Thu, 10/19/2017 - 17:27
… partner with prospective investors for agricultural and industrial development and was … partnership with prospective investors for agricultural and industrial development and to … flag-off of the Niger Delta Agricultural and Industrial: Presidential Initiative, Pastor …
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