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OWENSBORO, KY. (July 21, 2014) — The ResponsibleAg Board of Directors recently announced Tim Cansler will become the organization’s first Executive...

WASHINGTON, D.C. (July 9, 2014) – The Agricultural Retailers Association (ARA) today applauds the U.S. House of Representatives approval of the Chemical...

WASHINGTON, D.C. (July 8, 2014) – With more than 230 changes and 25 new questions – many focused on transportation issues, the Security Vulnerability...

WASHINGTON, D.C. (June 6, 2014) -- The Executive Order Working Group issued a new report today, Actions to Improve Chemical Facility Safety & Security....

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Vesicular stomatitis concerns spread

From the middle of July through this week, the spread of Vesicular stomatitis seemed to accelerate.

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Certified chili peppers to support industry

New Mexico's most revered chili pepper variety belongs in the ranks of other nationally recognized and certified food products like Vidalia Onions and Idaho Potatoes.

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New farm programs requires more thought

Cotton farmers have a direct payment transition program, the Cotton Transition Assistance Program (CTAP), available for the 2014 crop, since they are not covered by STAX until 2015

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Burdensome supply depressing wheat prices

Burdensome wheat supplies will depress prices in the short term, but the underlying demand for grains bodes well for the long-term market outlook, says Mark Welch, Texas AgriLife Extension grain marketing economist.

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Regulations pose challenges for Texas wheat

Burdensome regulations and meeting sustainability standards pose challenges for Texas wheat growers in the coming years, says Steelee Fischbacher, director of policy and marketing for the Texas Wheat Producers Board and Association.

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    Nominations open for the 2014 Precision Impact Awards

    AgProfessional and the Agricultural Retailers Association have initiated the Precision Impact Awards to recognize local...

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    AGCO Accepting Nominations for Operator of the Year

    Nominations are now open for AGCO's 2014 Operator of the Year program, which recognizes the invaluable role of these...

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    Professional Applicator Training Course

    Application technology is rapidly changing how crop protection products are applied. The Asmark Institute's unique mobile Professional...

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    Joint Critical Infrastructure Partnership Hosting Webinars in September

    Each hour-long session is designed to assist critical infrastructure owners and operators, physical security and information...

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    AgGateway Announces Leadership Transition

    AgGateway recently today that President and CEO Rod Conner is resigning effective January 1, 2015, in order to lead...

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OWENSBORO, KY. (July 21, 2014) — The ResponsibleAg Board of Directors recently announced Tim Cansler...

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In a letter to the House and Senate Leadership and Commerce Committees, the Agricultural Retailers...

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