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Forest Service Study Shows Over 12 Million Trees In CA's Nat'l Forest Have Died Due To State's Drought
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Ag Secretary Visiting Cuba; Forest Restoration to Expand

Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack is in Cuba leading a delegation of U.S. government officials there through Saturday. Vilsack said the trip would "be an opportunity to support the administration’s commitment to normalizing relations and empowering the Cuban people through bilateral agricultural engagement...

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TWB Claims Climate Change Disrupting World Economy; USDA Investing in Water Conservation

The World Bank over the weekend claimed that climate change could push more than 100 million people into extreme poverty by 2030 by disrupting agriculture and fueling the spread of diseases...

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South Africa Trying to Avert Trade Suspension; Syngenta Talking With Dupont

Following a suspension notice by the White House, South Africa is holding urgent discussions in an attempt to avert a U.S. suspension of part of a trade agreement between the two countries...

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Crop Insurance Safe in Budget Agreement; Positive Train Control Delay Up to Five Years

As Promised, outgoing House Speaker John Boehner helped push a budget deal through the House that in his words, was an effort to not “leave the barn full of you know what...

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Candy Maker Nestle Announces It'll Stop Using Artificial Flavors And Colors
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Ag Report: China Lifting Restrictions on Pork Plants While U.S. Wrangles Over Candy Labels

The USDA announced last week that China has agreed to lift import restrictions on six pork-processing factories and eight cold-storage facilities...

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US Forest Service Considers Restricting Photography Within Federally Designated Wilderness Areas
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Ag Report: Court Will Weigh Clean Water Rule, House Panel Stretches Positive Train Control Deadline

The 6th Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals will consider the Clean Water Rule Dec. 8. The court will hear oral arguments over whether it has the authority to hear a challenge to the Environmental Protection Agency's Clean Water Rule, or "Waters of the U...

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Federal Cleanup Crew Spills 3 Million Gallons Of Toxic Mine Waste In Colorado's Animas River
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Bad News for AG if Positive Train Control is Met at Years End; EPA Blamed for Spill for Mine

The deadline is fast approaching for implementation of Positive Train Control safety systems and some say the economy will start to feel the effects next month...

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CEO of Syngenta AG Resigns; Hearings on National Food Labeling Standard Take Place

Syngenta AG CEO Mike Mack has stepped aside amid shareholder criticism for his refusal to engage with Monsanto over its $47 billion takeover proposal...

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WTO Looking into Country of Origin Labeling; Canada Meat Consumption Declining

The World Trade Organization needs more time to translate a panel report on Country-of-Origin Labeling expected next month. The decision on COOL was expected to be released November 27th...

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Wal-Mart Could Be Cutting Prices; Wheat Import Tax Increase

One of the nation’s largest supermarket-style stores could squeeze suppliers for price cuts on everything from sports equipment to groceries...

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Congress Meets As Government Shutdown Looms
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Obama Urging Congress to Vote on TPP; Food Information Documentaries Trustworthy?

The Obama administration wants Congress to vote on the Trans-Pacific Partnership before next year’s lame-duck session. Congressional aides are saying the vote is likely to take place during the lame duck session...

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Food Scarcity Rising; New Food and Ag Resource Guide Released

A study by U.S. intelligence agencies concludes food scarcity among countries important to the U.S. is likely to rise in the next decade, risking social and political unrest...

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