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Saudi Arabia To Test Camels And Livestock For MERS

Saudi Arabia To Test Camels And Livestock For MERS | Agriculture | Scoop.it
Now that it's clear that camels can infect humans with Middle East respiratory syndrome, Saudi Arabian officials are expanding testing of the animals in the country.
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What about wheat, corn? Soft commodities fall hard - CNBC.com

What about wheat, corn? Soft commodities fall hard - CNBC.com | Agriculture | Scoop.it
What about wheat, corn? Soft commodities fall hard
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While many investors remain mesmerized by the record rally in stocks, quietly commodities such as wheat and corn have logged huge losses in the past month.
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BEEF Survey Shows Producer Optimism Is Skyrocketing - Beef Magazine

BEEF Survey Shows Producer Optimism Is Skyrocketing - Beef Magazine | Agriculture | Scoop.it
BEEF Survey Shows Producer Optimism Is Skyrocketing
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That's how BEEF research guru Scott Grau somewhat understatedly characterizes this spring's 50-point jump in U.S. beef producers' attitudes regarding short-term industry prospects.
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Allan Savory on How Livestock Can Save the Planet

Allan Savory on How Livestock Can Save the Planet | Agriculture | Scoop.it
I had the pleasure of interviewing Allan Savory, a champion for saving the planet through pasturing livestock.  He has worked for years providing evidence that livestock can re-mineralize the planet.
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Researchers warn of health and environmental concerns surrounding livestock ... - Great Lakes Echo

Researchers warn of health and environmental concerns surrounding livestock ... - Great Lakes Echo | Agriculture | Scoop.it
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Farmers, brewers await grain's fate under new FDA rule - The Coloradoan

Farmers, brewers await grain's fate under new FDA rule - The Coloradoan | Agriculture | Scoop.it
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Farmers, brewers await grain's fate under new FDA rule
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In regulating breweries also as animal feed producers, the FDA would require more cleaning, monitoring and sampling of the grain before its transfer to farmers.
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US-Japan squabble over beef threatens Trans-Pacific Partnership - Los Angeles Times

US-Japan squabble over beef threatens Trans-Pacific Partnership - Los Angeles Times | Agriculture | Scoop.it
Irish Independent US-Japan squabble over beef threatens Trans-Pacific Partnership Los Angeles Times WASHINGTON — After more than four years and 20 rounds of negotiations, the world's biggest free-trade deal in a generation has come down in good...
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CME Group Revamps Grain Daily Price Limits for More Flexibility - Bloomberg

CME Group Revamps Grain Daily Price Limits for More Flexibility
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CME Group Inc. is overhauling the way it calculates daily price limits for grains and oilseed trading.
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Calif. Lawmaker Introduces Bill to End Routine Use of Antibiotics in Livestock - Healthline

Calif. Lawmaker Introduces Bill to End Routine Use of Antibiotics in Livestock - Healthline | Agriculture | Scoop.it
Calif. Lawmaker Introduces Bill to End Routine Use of Antibiotics in Livestock Healthline With limited federal action to reign in the routine use of antibiotics in livestock, a California legislator introduces a bill in hopes of keeping...
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Federal Insurance Plan Aims to Protect Reluctant Dairy, Livestock Farmers - Insurance Journal

Federal Insurance Plan Aims to Protect Reluctant Dairy, Livestock Farmers - Insurance Journal | Agriculture | Scoop.it
Federal Insurance Plan Aims to Protect Reluctant Dairy, Livestock Farmers
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A plan in the new U.S.
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Grain, trains and autocrats: Farmers pay the price of dismantling the Wheat Board - rabble.ca (blog)

Grain, trains and autocrats: Farmers pay the price of dismantling the Wheat Board - rabble.ca (blog) | Agriculture | Scoop.it
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Grain, trains and autocrats: Farmers pay the price of dismantling the Wheat Board
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A banner 2013 crop year and some rail delays due to cold weather doesn't account for all our grain transportation woes.
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Comment period closes on Brazil beef import proposal - CattleNetwork.com

Comment period closes on Brazil beef import proposal - CattleNetwork.com | Agriculture | Scoop.it
Comment period closes on Brazil beef import proposal CattleNetwork.com With the comment period closed on a USDA's Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS) proposal to allow fresh beef imports, under specific conditions, from 14 Brazilian...
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Oppose bills that would redefine white-tailed deer as livestock - STLtoday.com

Oppose bills that would redefine white-tailed deer as livestock - STLtoday.com | Agriculture | Scoop.it
Oppose bills that would redefine white-tailed deer as livestock
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These proposed pieces of legislation are intended to redefine white-tailed deer as livestock in Missouri. Who is pushing for this change?
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Pork Urges Trade Deal Without Japan | AgWired

Pork Urges Trade Deal Without Japan | AgWired | Agriculture | Scoop.it
... New Zealand, Peru, Singapore and Vietnam. However, Japan is unwilling to abolish tariffs in a number of agricultural sectors including dairy, sugar, rice, beef, pork, wheat and barley. “This is unprecedented,” says Giordano.
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Increasing effort to benefit wheat with biotech - Ohio's Country Journal

Increasing effort to benefit wheat with biotech - Ohio's Country Journal | Agriculture | Scoop.it
A group of forward-looking organizations from the U.S., Canada and Australia united in ensuring wheat supplies remain abundant, while meeting the highest quality and nutrition standards, by making an international ...
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This Argentinian ranch sticks to the gaucho way of raising beef - Grist

This Argentinian ranch sticks to the gaucho way of raising beef - Grist | Agriculture | Scoop.it
This Argentinian ranch sticks to the gaucho way of raising beef
Grist
In 2012, Jessica Weiss wrote a story for Grist on factory farms replacing grass-fed beef in Argentina. In Argentina, beef isn't just a food; it's a lifestyle.
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US hopes for beef deal this week in Japan - Lincoln Journal Star

US hopes for beef deal this week in Japan - Lincoln Journal Star | Agriculture | Scoop.it
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US hopes for beef deal this week in Japan
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TOKYO — Japan and the United States have agreed in talks leading to Trans-Pacific Partnership negotiations that the tariff on U.S.
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Targeting of Wild Horses for Range Damage Caused By Private Livestock Brings Protest

Targeting of Wild Horses for Range Damage Caused By Private Livestock Brings Protest | Agriculture | Scoop.it
BLM Called Upon to Protect Range and Federally-Protected Wild Horses: Remove All Livestock During Extreme Drought.
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Locals still eyeing proposed FDA rule - Bend Bulletin

Locals still eyeing proposed FDA rule - Bend Bulletin | Agriculture | Scoop.it
Locals still eyeing proposed FDA rule
Bend Bulletin
Federal and local lawmakers met with several Central Oregon craft brewers Monday afternoon to discuss the new rule proposed by the FDA that would regulate spent grain sold to local ranchers.
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California’s extreme drought hits crops, livestock

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The U.S. Drought Monitor classifies more than 95 per cent of California as being in an extreme drought as of April 15, 2014. Half of the fruits, nuts and vegetables produced in the U.S.
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Proposed ballot initiatives could affect area livestock producers - Brush News-Tribune

Proposed ballot initiatives could affect area livestock producers - Brush News-Tribune | Agriculture | Scoop.it
Proposed ballot initiatives could affect area livestock producers Brush News-Tribune Colorado State Veterinarian Keith Roehr (l) and Paul Chard, owner of Cattlemen's Resources, shared information at a forum at the Livestock Exchange about proposed...
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El Nino likely to reduce farm incomes and wheat exports - ABC Online

El Nino likely to reduce farm incomes and wheat exports - ABC Online | Agriculture | Scoop.it
El Nino likely to reduce farm incomes and wheat exports ABC Online Luke Matthews, agricultural commodity researcher with the Commonwealth Bank, says it's likely to reduce farm output and exports this year, with wheat crops in eastern Australia...
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Brewers push back at FDA proposal to regulate spent grain - The Oregonian

Brewers push back at FDA proposal to regulate spent grain - The Oregonian | Agriculture | Scoop.it
Brewers push back at FDA proposal to regulate spent grain
The Oregonian
Brewing good beer results in a lot of spent grain, and luckily there are many sustainable uses for it.
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5 Beef Myths In Opinion Column Debunked - Beef Magazine (blog)

5 Beef Myths In Opinion Column Debunked - Beef Magazine (blog) | Agriculture | Scoop.it
5 Beef Myths In Opinion Column Debunked Beef Magazine (blog) The Center For Science In The Public Interest's Executive Director Michael Jacobsen blames beef producers for health problems, environmental corruption, animal abuse and manipulating the...
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Calif. Could Become Toughest State on Use of Livestock Antibiotics - California Report

Calif. Could Become Toughest State on Use of Livestock Antibiotics - California Report | Agriculture | Scoop.it
Calif. Could Become Toughest State on Use of Livestock Antibiotics California Report In Sacramento, advocacy groups like the Natural Resources Defense Council are pushing an Assembly bill that would make California the toughest state in the nation...
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