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California Declares State of Emergency, Russian Meat Association in Trouble

  • California Governor Jerry Brown has declared a state of emergency late Wednesday, freeing up money to fight a massive wildfire that continues to burn out of control north of Pollock Pines as well as a fire near the Oregon-California border.

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Kharpa Beetle Comes Through Atlanta Airport, Idaho Sees Virus Numbers Rise

  • U.S. Customs and Border Protection agriculture specialists working at Atlanta’s Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport recently intercepted the insect described as the world’s most destructive insect pest of grain products and seeds.

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Canadian Beekeepers Sue Pesticide Maker

According to the CBC, Canadian beekeepers are suing the makers of popular crop pesticides for more than $400 million in damages, alleging that their use is causing the deaths of bee colonies.

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Consumer Spending Down, Bison Regulations

  • July was down on the consumer spending. But in the mean time the savings increased to the highest level.

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Millions Available for SNAP Training, Meat Exports Strong in South Korea

  • The USDA announced Monday $200 million of competitive grants are available for state SNAP agencies for employee training programs.

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Forest Service Funding Under Scrutiny, Russian Ban Helps South America

  • In response to Secretary Tom Vilsack's remarks Wednesday regarding the state of fire protection under the U.S. Forest Service, some groups spoke out for private land owners across the country.

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Funding Socially Disadvantaged Farmers, Record Setting Cattle Numbers

  • USDA has made available $400,000 in funding to establish the Socially Disadvantaged Farmers and Ranchers Policy Research Center.

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Gluten Free Labeling Deadline Passes, SNAP More Prevalent in Rural Areas

  • Last week marked the deadline for the FDA’s final ruling on gluten free labeling of food.

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Ag Appropriations Bill Not Finalized, Farmers Market Directory Increasing

  • Congress broke for the August recess last week leaving the Fiscal Year 2015 agriculture appropriations bill on the table which funds the Department of Agriculture and the Food and Drug Administration.

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Farm Values and Expenditures on the Rise, Congress Asks for Dropping of COOL rule

  • USDA announced on Friday that U.S. farmers spent $367.3 billion on agricultural production in 2013.

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