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00:00AM Nov 20, 2010

CLIMATE CHANGE; Agriculture needs to become 'climate-smart'

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But current options for financing and development assistance fall far short Rome - Agriculture in developing countries must become 'climate-smart' in order to cope with the combined challenge of feeding ...
00:00AM Nov 20, 2010

Sen. Stabenow's Statement on Becoming Next Chair of Senate Agriculture Committee

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WASHINGTON, Nov. 19 -- The office of Sen. Debbie Stabenow, D-Mich., issued the following news release:U.S. Senator Debbie Stabenow (D-MI) today made the following statement on becoming the next Chair
15:57PM Nov 19, 2010

Next Senate Ag Committee Chair Named

Sara Schafer
Sara Schafer
U.S. Senator Debbie Stabenow (D-MI) has been tapped to become the next Chair of the U.S. Senate Committee on Agriculture, Nutrition, and Forestry.
15:47PM Nov 19, 2010

High Feed Prices Likely To Limit 2011 Dairy Expansion

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The upward movement in feed costs will pressure margins and curtail the modest recovery in cow numbers.
14:49PM Nov 19, 2010

U.S. Cattle on Feed Up 3%

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Investory up 3% while placements in feedlots during October totaled 2.50 million, 1 percent above 2009.
13:36PM Nov 19, 2010

RFA: EPA to Delay E15 Decision on 2001-2006 Vehicles

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Group says expected delay not linked to fuel problems
12:45PM Nov 19, 2010

Improvements Made to 2011 Livestock Gross Margin for Dairy Cattle Insurance Plan

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The revised 2011 LGM-Dairy insurance plan will be available for sale on Dec. 17, 2010.