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Nevada Rancher And Federal Gov't Face Off Over Land Use Battle
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Environmental Group Wants Cattle Seized in Nevada; USDA Building Block Plans Unveiled

Environmental groups have asked the U.S. government to seize hundreds of jailed militant rancher Cliven Bundy's cattle, saying unregulated grazing of his herd on public lands in Nevada threatens habitat for federally protected desert tortoises...

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EPA’s Cancer Assessment Review; Wind-power in US Doubled and Tractor Sales Up

Delta Farm Press reports that the EPA’s Cancer Assessment Review Committee published an official classification of glyphosate as “not likely to be carcinogenic...

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Obama's New Proposed Regulations On Coal Energy Production Met With Ire Through Kentucky's Coal Country
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No to the Largest Coal Terminal in North America; Pilgrim’s Pride Expanding Organic Chicken Production

The largest coal terminal in North America, proposed for Cherry Point WA was killed Monday by The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, who sided with Northwest Tribes against terminal on the grounds that it could not grant a permit for a project that would infringe on the Lummi Nation’s treaty-protected fishing rights...

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Wheat Industry Subject to More Government Regulations; Simplot to Sell GMO Potatoes to Canada

More government regulations impact the western wheat industry. A provision in the 7 part Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA), will have serious implications on how wheat is handled and transported...

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Settlement Reached Between Indian Farmers/Ranchers and Dept. of Ag; EPA Squares Off With Bayer

$380 Million Keepseagle II Settlement Reached in the landmark civil rights lawsuit by Indian farmers and ranchers against the Department of Ag for discriminatory lending practices...

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California Agriculture Faces Challenges As Drought Continues
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U.S. Wheat Grower Wants Canada to Reform Grain Grading System

The National Association of Wheat Growers (NAWG) President Gordon Stoner and U.S. Wheat Associates (USW) Chairman Brian O'Toole sent a letter last week to Canada's Minister of Agriculture, and Minister and International Trade, continuing to press the Canadian government to reform its grain grading system, which unfairly minimizes the quality of U...

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Caterpillar To Shed 20,000 Jobs Worldwide As Profits Fall
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Caterpillar to Create New Jobs in Arizona; EPA Admitted Misuse of Funds; Things Looking Cherry

Caterpillar plans to move 200 engineering jobs from South Milwaukee to Arizona as part of the creation of a central hub for its surface mining and technology offices...

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Pilgrim’s Pride First Quarter Net Income Results; A New Market for US Grain

Pilgrim’s Pride Corporation reported it’s 2016 first quarter net income at $118.4 million, down 42 percent from a year ago.  Net sales in the first quarter were $1...

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Balance Of Power At Stake As Midterm Elections Draw Near
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The Heat is Turning Up for TPP; 2017 Ag Spending Bill Amendment Gains Approval

Criticism of the Trans-Pacific Partnership intensified after 160 farm, food, and faith groups sent a letter to Capitol Hill asking lawmakers to reject the pact...

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Farm Equipment Maker Deere Post 27 Percent Drop In Quarterly Profits
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Retail Tractor Sales Mixed; Dannon Labeling Ingredients Plans

US retail sales of farm tractors under 40 horsepower were up 33 percent for March of 2016, and up 26 percent year-to-date. A report says the 2 wheel drive category of tractors between 40 and 100 horsepower saw sales increase 10 percent in March compared with a year ago...

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