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Sioux City federal judge Bennett retiring from bench to teach full time
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Daily Livestock Technicals & Fundamentals (12.12.18)
Livestock farmers have achieved an unprecedented victory in the 2018 f
The Washington Apple Commission has two new members.
The 2018 Farm Bill crossed the second of three hurdles on Wednesday wh
If you don’t know where your farm business is going, you might never r
Dalton Thomas of Oneonta Starr Ranch Growers is the 2019 Apple Citizen
More farmers are considering corn-after-corn or continuous soybeans
Recent study examines effects of ‘whole-body vibration’ during long-te
A man from Cameron, Texas, faces three counts of forgery after cashing
Wisconsin has said goodbye to 638 dairy herds in 2018 alone.
Wedneday La Crosse Seed announced it would acquire the inventory and b
Culver’s is making sure younger generations have access to agricultura
Today on the Farmer Forum, Tim Recker of Iowa, Greg Anderson of Nebras
China is reportedly making its first buy of U.S. soybeans since the tr
The Congressional Budget Office (CBO) scores the $867 billion farm bil
Noting the importance of keeping the use of antimicrobials as low as p
Changes to Smithfield’s bacon and ground seasoned pork operation will
If health issues are suspected, obtain a representative sample that is
Missouri’s Clean Water Commission has rejected the proposed expansion
Farmers and others involved in organic production are keeping their fi
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South American production threatens U.S. opportunity.
Meteorologist David Harker says we can expect some rain in the south t
Changes in the soybean export forecast look to be minimal at this time
As Holiday Trade Looms Traders Look to China Purchases
For Soybeans it's How Much and When?
Likely Only 3 Increases in Reference Price
Changes to the Waters of the U.S. (WOTUS) rules could help ease tensio
Both the U.S. Cattlemen’s Association (USCA) and National Cattlemen's
Meteorologist Cindi Clawson says quieter weather is ahead for the sout
The 2018 Farm Bill quickly and easily crossed its first hurdle today a
The Executive Women in Agriculture conference is your opportunity to g
U.S and China officials discuss purchasing U.S. ag products on a phone
Weakened UK PM May turns to Brussels for help on Brexit
A weakened Theresa May was set to ask European leaders for help on Thursday after a mutiny by more than a third of her lawmakers failed to unseat her but left parliament heading for deadlock over Brexit.More Info...
UK's May seeking assurances over Irish backstop: Brexit minister
British Brexit minister Stephen Barclay said on Thursday that Prime Minister Theresa May was working to secure legal and political assurances over the so-called Irish backstop in her Brexit deal.More Info...
China says second Canadian being probed for harming state security
Canadian businessman Michael Spavor, who worked with North Korea, is being investigated on suspicion of harming China's security, China said on Thursday, days after a former Canadian diplomat was detained in an escalating diplomatic row.More Info...
Detained in China: Canadian businessman known for ties to North Korean leader
Canadian Michael Spavor has jet skied with Kim Jong Un, felt the ground shake from a North Korean nuclear test, and now it appears, been detained by Chinese authorities.More Info...
UK Brexit minister: May 'fighting day and night' to secure deal
Theresa May is "fighting day and night" to secure a Brexit agreement, aiming to make progress on the issue of the Northern Ireland backstop that is recognized as a concern on both sides, Brexit minister Stephen Barclay said on Thursday.More Info...
Apple to build new $1 billion campus in Texas
Apple Inc is investing $1 billion to build a new campus in North Austin, Texas and will spend another $10 billion for new data centers as part of a five-year investment aimed at creating 20,000 jobs in the United States.More Info...
France ready to take Strasbourg suspect dead or alive, says government spokesman
Hundreds of police scoured eastern France on Thursday for a fugitive gunman behind a deadly Strasbourg Christmas market attack that left two people dead and six others fighting for their lives.More Info...
Slovak PM says EU has no intention of reopening Brexit deal
The chance of a hard Brexit is getting closer and the European Union has no intention of renegotiating its divorce agreement with Britain, Slovak Prime Minister Peter Pellegrini said on Thursday.More Info...
Brexit clarifications possible, but no further negotiations: EU's Oettinger
The European Union is open to add clarifications to the Brexit deal but there won't be further negotiations in substance on issues such as the backstop solution on Northern Ireland, European Commissioner Guenther Oettinger said on Thursday.More Info...
German industry group BDI calls on Britain to pass Brexit deal quickly
German industry association BDI called on Britain to quickly pass an agreement on the country's exit from the European Union to avert a hard Brexit.More Info...
Three rescued from West Virginia mine may have been seeking copper scrap
Rescuers on Wednesday found alive three people who had been lost in a West Virginia mine for four days after crawling in through a ventilation shaft, and brought them to the surface, a state spokeswoman said.More Info...
Insurance claims for latest California wildfires top $9 billion
Insurance claims from the recent spate of California wildfires, including one ranked as the most deadly and destructive in state history, have topped $9 billion and are expected to grow, the state insurance commissioner reported on Wednesday.More Info...
South Carolina boy, 16, pleads guilty in school shooting rampage
A 16-year-old South Carolina boy pleaded guilty on Wednesday to murder and attempted murder charges stemming from the 2016 slaying of his father and shooting rampage at an elementary school that killed a 6-year-old boy, prosecutors said.More Info...
Opioid maker Insys paid kickbacks to physician assistant, jury hears
A former Insys Therapeutics Inc sales representative now married to the drugmaker's ex-CEO said on Wednesday she arranged to have a physician assistant in New Hampshire receive kickbacks to prescribe patients its addictive fentanyl spray.More Info...
U.S. probe cites 'ineffective' safeguard in Husky oil refinery blast
An "ineffective" safeguard failed to prevent an explosive mixing of air and fuel at a Husky Energy refinery in Superior, Wisconsin, leading to a blast and fire in the plant's gasoline-producing unit in April, a U.S. industrial safety group said on Wednesday.More Info...
Chicago mayor pushes bond sale, constitutional change to aid pensions
Mayor Rahm Emanuel laid out a multi-pronged plan on Wednesday to tackle Chicago's huge pension burden, urging the city council to approve the issuance of $10 billion of bonds to boost funding for the city's four retirement systems.More Info...
U.S. Commerce Sec. Ross unaware of any planned warning for China travel
U.S. Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross on Thursday downplayed talk that President Donald Trump's administration is poised to warn Americans against traveling to China.More Info...
United Airlines to add international routes from San Francisco
United Continental Holdings Inc said on Wednesday it would add flights to New Delhi, Toronto and Melbourne from San Francisco, as the No. 3 U.S. airline looks to tap higher-paying international routes.More Info...
Conservation groups sue Trump administration over Atlantic oil testing
Environmental groups opposed to offshore drilling sued the federal government on Tuesday to prevent future seismic tests for oil and gas deposits in Atlantic waters off the U.S. East Coast.More Info...
Ex-N.Y. state university official gets prison for bid rigging
The former president of the State University of New York's Polytechnic Institute was sentenced to three and a half years in prison on Tuesday for helping to rig the bidding process for a billion-dollar, state-funded development project.More Info...