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    AgSplainer on Currency Manipulator

    Apr 24, 2017 08:50 AM

    This week, the Trump administration surprised many observers including me by declining to declare China a currency manipulator. This is one of those policies that we all think we kind of understand but probably don't, so here's an AgSplainer.

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    Tax Season

    Apr 17, 2017 09:25 AM

    While many, if not most farmers have their income taxes prepared by an accountant or service, some of us still wade through the schedules and forms in the comfort of our own homes.

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    Cargill and the Non-GMO Project

    Apr 10, 2017 10:53 AM

    Recently there was kerfuffle on social media about Cargill and the Non-GMO Project. The Non-GMO Project is an organization whose mission is to preserve non-GMO food sources. While farmers mostly disagree with its mission it has also has become the leading authority on GMO testing and verifies labs and standards.

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    Personal Data Privacy

    Apr 03, 2017 05:05 AM

    As farmers adapt more data-generating technology, such as mapping programs for yields, soil characteristics, and a growing number of other uses, companies are springing up to help us extract useful information from this pile of digital records.

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    PBS Funding

    Mar 27, 2017 09:29 AM

    One of the unsurprising budget cuts unveiled by OMB director Mulvaney was to eliminate funding for Corporation for Public Broadcasting which funds the Public Broadcasting Service (PBS) and National Public Radio (NPR). That government outlay is roughly $500 million dollars.

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    Alternative Milk

    Mar 20, 2017 10:00 AM

    What was once a curious, almost humorous bickering between different food sectors has turned more serious. Dairy farmers and lawmakers who represent them are advancing a fight to reclaim the use of the word "milk."

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    Renewable Fuels

    Mar 12, 2017 05:31 PM

    Last week at the Commodity Classic, I joined Mike Adams on AgriTalk along with Chip Flory from ProFarmer and Bob Dineen from The Renewable Fuels Association - the ethanol industry group.

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