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  • Weeds in a field

    Worst Weeds, Ranked

    May 25, 2018 07:30 AM

    It’s no secret that weeds are a farmer’s enemy—but which weeds pose the biggest threat? The Weed Science Society of America (WSSA) recently deployed a survey to nearly 200 weed scientist across North America to find out more about weeds in farmers’ fields. 

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    Business Matters: Keep One Eye on the Budget

    May 23, 2018 07:42 AM

    As we cruise into the growing season, it’s difficult to think about anything other than planting. 

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  • Corn Ear

    The Secret Life of Corn

    May 21, 2018 03:00 PM

    Following record crops and record grain stocks, farmers are finding new ways to use corn. Ethanol and animal feed seem to be old hat, making way for new uses such as shoes, car cushions and moisturizers.

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  • Bees

    EU to Widen Ban on Pesticides Linked to Harming Bees

    Apr 27, 2018 03:47 PM

    EU governments vote in favor of a ban on neonicotinoids, while industry groups have warned wider ban could hurt crop output.

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    The House Farm Bill--Part II

    Apr 26, 2018 01:53 PM

    This blog describes the portions of the House farm bill not included in last week's blog--titles covering trade, rural development, credit, agricultural research, forestry, horticulture, and miscellaneous issues.

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    The House Farm Bill Begins to Take Shape

    Apr 19, 2018 10:52 AM

    The House Agriculture Committee marked up a farm bill on April 18, reported out of Committee on a party line vote. This blog describes key changes to the four largest titles: nutrition, commodities, crop insurance, and conservation.

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  • Dairy worker

    How Dairy Sped Past Other Industries To Advance Farm Sustainability

    Mar 20, 2018 04:00 AM

    Unlike many sectors of agriculture, the dairy industry has successfully woven together disparate supply chain stakeholders to adopt common best practices and advance consumer outreach. 

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