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Corn Grower’s Pleased With House Passage Of CFTC Bill

The U.S. House of Representatives has passed the Customer Protection End User Relief Act. The measure reauthorizes and reforms the…

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South Dakota Governor’s Ag Summit To Focus On Farm Bill

The Two Day South Dakota Governor’s Ag Summit runs today and tomorrow in Deadwood with the new Farm Bill and…

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IRFA Reports Record E 85 Sales In Iowa

The Iowa Renewable Fuels Association reports that the state’s motorists purchased 2.7 million gallons of E 85 in the first…

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NCBA Takes Issue With Chipotle

Chipotle has decided to import Australian grass fed beef and their officials say it’s more responsibly raised than meat produced…

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Farm Leader Says Court Ruling A Win For Agriculture

This week, the U.S. Supreme Court said the EPA cannot write specific standards for power plant and factory emissions of…

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SDSU Professor Advises On Well Water Safety

With the recent flooding livestock producers need to check their wells to make sure the water is safe for animals…

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NPPC Pleased New York Lawmakers Uphold Sow Housing

This week the New York State Legislature decided not to take up legislation brought forward by HSUS and other animal…

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CFRA Likes USDA’s New Beginning Farmer Program

USDA Deputy Secretary Krysta Harden has announced policy changes and a new web site to help those just starting to…

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North Dakota Wheat Group Hosts Panamanian Millers

Last week, a group of Panamanian flour millers were in North Dakota meeting with the State Wheat Commission, NDSU officials…

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Wayne State Registration Still Open

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Students who are thinking of higher education can still register at Wayne State College in Nebraska for the start of classes next month.

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Energy Code Compliance Studied

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The Nebraska Energy Office held a statewide check of the 2009 International Energy

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Noem Weighs In On Highway Bill

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The US House and Senate are debating different versions of a short term fix for highway funding.

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Appropriations Committee To Meet

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The Joint Committee on Appropriations of the South Dakota Legislature will meet Monday in Pierre.

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Deer Population Low

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A D-N-R expert predicts a "very significant" drop in Minnesota's deer harvest in 2014 under new regulations that aim to rebuild the deer herd after two tough winters.