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EU’s Commission to Weight in on Glyphsoate; $50 Million Settlement to Northeast Dairy Farmers

The weed killer glyphsoate might be impossible to purchase in the EU after sales licenses expire at the end of the month. Several governments are opposing Monsanto’s Round-up weed killer causing the EU, 28 member state to fall short of the necessary 65% vote threshold needed to reauthorize Round-up...

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5 Year Outlook for Livestock Producers “Good Times”; New Bing Crop Down 4%

The Purdue-CME Group Ag Economy Barometer for May is in and the results found farmers and ranchers less optimistic than April. Some of the decline in producers’ sentiment during May was attributable to changing perceptions about the livestock sector...

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California Central Valley Farming Communities Struggle With Drought
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H-2A Worker Program Failing Farmers and Workers, Crops left on the Ground

From California, Western Farm Press reports that strawberry and vegetable growers are leaving crops on the ground for lack of pickers. The farmers are angry that the H-2A worker program that was supposed to supply temporary foreign farm workers has failed them...

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Alltech Buys Ranch-Way Feed; New Safflower Plants Has Global Food Market Smiling

Alltech through Hubbard Feeds, has acquired Ranch-Way Feeds a leading animal nutrition company that has done business in the Western United States for more than 60 years...

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Farm Equipment Maker Deere Post 27 Percent Drop In Quarterly Profits
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Ag Vehicles Revamping Braking Requirements; Chinese Cargo Ships Turn Around Voiding USDA Inspection

Changes in Ag vehicle braking requirements for North America are under review. A task force of braking system experts from several North American-based equipment manufacturers along with developers and suppliers of vehicle braking systems has been comparing the current requirements to the demands current equipment and practices are placing on braking systems as well as comparing it to the rest of the world...

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ODA’s Fertilizer Program Finding False Claims; Agriculture Jobs Projection Looks Good

A popular fertilizer tool in agriculture and home gardening may not be what it claims to be according to the Oregon Department of Agriculture’s Fertilizer Program...

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Deadly Wildfire Rages In Washington State
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$10 Million Funds to Restore Wildland Sagebrush Communities; Alfalfa Crop Damage Due Low Temps

Secretary Jewell Announces $10 Million for Projects to Increase Wildfire Resilience Across America and calls on congress to Fix Wildfire Suppression Fund...

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Agriculture Stocks Undervalued States Dividend.com

Investing website DIVIDEND.com says agriculture stocks are extremely undervalued. Citing Bayer's attempt at buying Monsanto along with several other major agriculture stock –related mergers and buyouts over the past six months...

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WOTUS Rule Maybe Halted; Syngenta’s New Products Revealed in Walla Walla

A Napa Valley Vineyard was the first in the US to use the Yamaha Motor’s RMAX a remote helicopter designed for agriculture spraying. The inaugural flight on May 18 included a fungicide for control of powdery mildew, which affects grapes and many other crops...

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High Gas Prices Have Rental Car Companies Going Green
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The Rate of Ethanol Production to Increase; Over-regulation Greatest Threat to Cattle Producers

Ethanol companies last week received a boost when the Federal regulators proposed to raise the amount of ethanol that refineries must blend into US gasoline...

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Recall of Kubota Tractors; First U.S. Beef Export to South Africa Arrives

Kubota Tractor Corp. is recalling models of its 2013, 2014 and 2015 RTV400 and RTV500 series gas-powered utility vehicles, according to the Consumer Product Safety Commission...

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Mexican Beef Exports Growth Continues; FAA Approves Spray Crop Drone

Mexican beef exports continue to grow. Derrell S. Peel, Oklahoma State University Extension Livestock Marketing Specialist reports Mexico is the tenth largest beef exporting country, exceeding Argentina for the first time in 2015...

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