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Tuesday, August 13, 201308/13/2013

OCM Says They’ll Take OIG To Court Over Beef Check Off Information

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Organization for Competitive Market members just wrapped up their convention in Kansas City and are pushing for getting NCBA removed…

Tuesday, August 13, 201308/13/2013

NCBA Responds To Contractor Removal Challenge

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  The National Cattlemen’s Beef Association has been criticized for being involved in a lawsuit to get rid of Country…

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Tuesday, August 13, 201308/13/2013

Farmers Union Seeks To Intervene In COOL Lawsuit

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Attorneys for four groups including National Farmers Union have filed court documents seeking to intervene in the Country of Origin…

Tuesday, August 13, 201308/13/2013

Grain And Feed Association Wants Canadian Pacific To Honor Committments

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South Dakota Grain and Feed Association directors are applauding Governor Daugaard’s efforts to insure that the pending sale of the…

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Tuesday, August 13, 201308/13/2013

Morningside Tops Rankings

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National runner-up Morningside (Iowa) begins the 2013 season as the No. 1 ranked team in the 2013 NAIA Football Coaches’ Preseason Top 25 Poll.

Tuesday, August 13, 201308/13/2013

Albers Tosses Shutout

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Andrew Albers may be for real.

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Tuesday, August 13, 201308/13/2013

Twins Welcome Ramirez Return

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The Minnesota Twins have reinstated outfielder Wilkin Ramirez from the disabled list after missing 69 games with concussion problems.

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Tuesday, August 13, 201308/13/2013

T-Wolves Want Center Back

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The Minnesota Timberwolves are working on re-signing restricted free agent Nikola Pekovic.

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Tuesday, August 13, 201308/13/2013

Cyclones Selling Out

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If you wanted season tickets for Iowa State University football, you’re now out of luck.

Monday, August 12, 201308/12/2013

Research Center Formed

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The Board of Regents during their meeting last week approved the creation of the Iowa Nutrient Research Center that’ll be headquartered at Iowa State University in Ames.

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