US Department of Agriculture

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Name: US Department of Agriculture (USDA, United States Department of Agriculture, U.S. Department of Agriculture)
First reported 21 hours ago - Updated 32 mins ago - 4 reports

Corn Extends Drop as Dry Weather Will Aid Harvest

Corn and soybeans fell for a second session in Chicago on speculation that drier and warmer weather will allow U.S. farmers to accelerate harvesting of crops that are expected to be the biggest on record.Dry weather in most of the Midwest this week will ... [Published AgWeb.com - 1 hour ago]
First reported 42 mins ago - Updated 42 mins ago - 1 reports

USDA Invests $1.4 Billion to Improve Rural Electric Infrastructure

National & World Ag News Headlines USAgNet - 10/20/2014Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack announced $1.4 billion in USDA loan guarantees to improve the delivery of electric power to rural communities in 21 states."With the help of investments such as these ... [Published USAgNet - 42 mins ago]
First reported 1 hour ago - Updated 1 hour ago - 1 reports

India sugar imports to prove bigger than forecast

India's imminent cane crushing season will produce moresugar than many commentators have forecast, although rising consumption,and support for exports, will mean a rise in imports nonetheless, US officials said.The US Department of Agriculture bureau ... [Published Agrimoney.com - 1 hour ago]
First reported 15 hours ago - Updated 1 hour ago - 2 reports

India's rice output unlikely to fall below 100 mn tons

NEW DELHI: The country's overall rice production is unlikely to slip below the level of 100 million tonnes this year despite some impact on the kharif crop in few states due to rains following 'Hudhud' cyclone, a top government official said.Rice production ... [Published Economic Times - 2 hours ago]
First reported 1 hour ago - Updated 1 hour ago - 1 reports

USDA’s poultry slaughter inspection rule becomes effective

The New Poultry Inspection System (NPIS) rule from the US Department of Agriculture (USDA) becomes effective from today (October 20).The Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) will require poultry companies take measures to prevent Salmonella and Campylobacter, ... [Published Food Quality News - 1 hour ago]
First reported 5 hours ago - Updated 5 hours ago - 1 reports

'Handshake deal and face to face business' making for successful local agriculture cooperatives

The nation’s farmer, rancher and fishery cooperatives set a sales record in 2013, with total business volume of more than $246 billion, according to the U.S. Department of Agriculture. That surpasses the previous record, set in 2012, by $8 billion, a ... [Published Frederick News-Post - 5 hours ago]
First reported 8 hours ago - Updated 8 hours ago - 1 reports

USDA announces grants for local food operations

LOUDON, N.H. — Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack recently highlighted the importance of rural entrepreneurs to the U.S. economy and said investments in them are helping businesses grow, diversify and create jobs. USDA is investing $25 million to help ... [Published Sun-Journal - 8 hours ago]
First reported 9 hours ago - Updated 9 hours ago - 1 reports

USDA National Dairy Product Sales report - October 1, 2014

Butter prices received for 25 kilogram and 68 pound boxes meeting United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) Grade AA standards averaged $2.97 per pound for the week ending September 27, 2014. The United States (US) price per pound increased 4.6 cents ... [Published FWplus - 9 hours ago]
First reported Oct 19 2014 - Updated Oct 19 2014 - 1 reports

Analysts: No shocks in Oct. 10 USDA report

If the cure for high prices is high prices, then perhaps the adverse is true - the cure for low prices, is low prices. ... [Published Fort Dodge Messenger - Oct 19 2014]
First reported Oct 18 2014 - Updated Oct 18 2014 - 4 reports

New programs under Farm Bill bring reforms to industry

Over the past few weeks, the U.S. Department of Agriculture has announced a series of new programs and reforms, as a part of the 2014 Farm Bill. These reforms are aimed at giving farmers better options for risk management, and increasing eligibility for ... [Published Sherman Denison Herald Democrat - Oct 18 2014]
First reported Oct 18 2014 - Updated Oct 18 2014 - 2 reports

The Race Is On

Every region of the nation has its own signs of fall. Here in the Yankton area, as it is across the Heartland, field harvest heralds the change of seasons and the ever-nearing winter solstice.It is this time of the year when agricultural producers’ hard ... [Published Press and Dakotan - Oct 18 2014]
First reported Oct 18 2014 - Updated Oct 18 2014 - 1 reports

3M Earns USDA Certified Biobased Product Certification and Label

3M has earned the USDA Certified Biobased Product Label for its 3M Avagard Gel Instant Hand Antiseptic and 3M Avagard Foaming Instant Hand Antiseptic.The USDA Certified Biobased Product Label verifies that the product’s amount of renewable biobased ingredients ... [Published Surgical Products - Oct 18 2014]

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..."However," he added, "I don't believe that these developments eliminate risk, and I predict that incidents of damage to sensitive crops will increase, at least during the first few years. My guess is that settlements will be harsh on the offenders and, over time may, bring the incidents of drift (the chemical moving through the air) back down." The U S Department of Agriculture has also announced  programs to educate farmers about weeds, and about more holistic methods of dealing with them
...investments such as these from USDA, rural electric utilities have delivered reliable and affordable electricity for nearly 80 years," Vilsack said. "Upgrading the electric grid will bring jobs and increased economic opportunities to rural communities."
"Cane is in good condition thanks to irrigation that helped"
"Continued deficient rains and 'normal' cyclones in eastern coast during October/November could further affect the harvest of kharif rice and planting prospects for the upcoming rabi rice" the USDA had said in its latest report

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2013 Potato Year Saw Increases for PNW Producer... [Published Indiana Prairie Farmer - 3 hours ago]
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UW-Madison Dairy Science Showcase set Nov. 6 [Published The Farmer - 4 hours ago]
Rally For Grains Stalls As Benign Weather Returns [Published Investing.com - 4 hours ago]
Crude Palm Oil market under long liquidation op... [Published CommodityOnline - 4 hours ago]
Minnesota Extension Supports Pig Industry by He... [Published The Pig Site - 4 hours ago]
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'Handshake deal and face to face business' maki... [Published BusinessWeek - 4 hours ago]
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Corn Near $3.40 on Dryer Weather [Published OANDA Forex Blog - 9 hours ago]
Corn declined for a second day on speculation drier and warmer weather in the U.S. will aid harvesting of a record crop in the world’s top grower. Soybeans fell as rain in Brazil may boost the outlook for production. Corn for December delivery lost ...
5 More Meals for Under $5 [Published Wall St. Cheat Sheet - Oct 18 2014]
It’s not easy to find food recipes that taste half-way decent, where you can buy all of the ingredients for a reasonable price. Even if you find a great-tasting meal that you can make for a low cost, oftentimes, it takes forever. For people with busy ...
7 Dessert Recipes Displaying the Sweetest Side ... [Published Wall St. Cheat Sheet - Oct 18 2014]
Many of us struggle to get in two to three vegetable servings each day, which is the amount recommended by the United States Department of Agriculture . Luckily, there is a delicious and fairly nutritious way to increase your daily veggie intake. The ...
USDA Week In Review October 17 [Published USDA - YouTube Channel - Oct 17 2014]
<a style="font-size: 15px; font-weight: bold;font-decoration: none;" href="http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Wi1U2rPtpTs&feature=youtube_gdata"&gt;USDA Week In Review October 17 A weekly look at some of the events and activities at the U.S. Department ...
Women are the past, present and future of Ameri... [Published USDA - YouTube Channel - Oct 17 2014]
<a style="font-size: 15px; font-weight: bold;font-decoration: none;" href="http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TdZbI7QfTlU&feature=youtube_gdata"&gt;Women are the past, present and future of American Agriculture A photo montage message from USDA Deputy ...
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