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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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Massey Ferguson launches higher-powered mid-frame tractors

Massey Ferguson, a brand of Agco, today announced the unveiling of its new 7700 Series mid-frame tractors, a more powerful and enhanced replacement for the 7600 Series launched in 2011.  This five-model series, ranging from 185 to 255 max engine HP, made its debut in Europe. They will have their first showing here in the U.S. at the Farm Progress Show being held next week.

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Test Run: New 640Drive

Wisconsin seed-corn farmers do their first test run of new data analytics package from 640 Labs that automates collection of farm machinery data.

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NFU pleased with decision to maintain bond system for Producer Payment Protection

The National Farmers Union (NFU) supports the decision by the Canadian Grain Commission (CGC) to abandon pursuit of an insurance-based system for producer payment protection and to continue using the long-standing bond-based system.

Dennis Jeffers Inducted into Hall of Fame

Dennis Jeffers, Poplar Grove, IL, was inducted into the Wisconsin State Fair Hall of Fame during the 2014 Wisconsin State Fair, in West Allis, on Friday, August 1st.

Missouri Students Participate in Youth Swine Judging Contest

Winners Announced at 2014 Missouri State Fair.

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    Work Advancing on Formation of Precision Ag Coalition

    CropLife America recently hosted the third meeting of interested ally associations with member interests related...

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    Legislation Streamlines ACA Compliance for Employers with Seasonal Workers

    A common-sense, bipartisan bill to simplify Affordable Care Act (ACA) compliance for seasonal employers was introduced...

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    House Passes NPDES Permitting Fix

    The Agricultural Retailers Association applauds the U.S. House of Representatives for passing H.R. 935 , "The Reducing...

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    AgGateway Releases Agricultural Glossary

    AgGateway is introducing a comprehensive agricultural glossary that can be freely accessed and used by the industry...

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    CF Industries Forms Innovative Partnership with FFA, Chevy

    CF Industries recently announced a new partnership with Chevrolet to benefit the National FFA Organization (FFA)....

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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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The Agricultural Retailers Association signed onto a letter to former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton...

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Senator Sheldon Whitehouse (D-R.I.) recently introduced DISCLOSE 2014 with numerous cosponsors, including...

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