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WBIR-TV Knoxville
Super Bowl 50 the end of Peyton Manning's NFL career?SANTA CLARA, Calif. — Unfamiliar and frustrating. Challenging and humbling. Th
Super Bowl 50 the end of Peyton Manning's NFL career?
WBIR-TV Knoxville / Posted 8 hours ago
SANTA CLARA, Calif. — Unfamiliar and frustrating. Challenging and humbling. Those are just a few words that aptly describe Peyton Manning’s 2015 season, which will end Sunday when the former University of Tennessee star leads the Denver Broncos... Read more
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The Journal-Standard
Freeport School District 145 to host community forum Posted Feb. 7, 2016 at 9:00 AM Posted Feb. 7, 2016 at 9:00 AM FREEPORT — Fr
Freeport School District 145 to host community forum
The Journal-Standard / Posted 16 hours ago
Posted Feb. 7, 2016 at 9:00 AM Posted Feb. 7, 2016 at 9:00 AM FREEPORT — Freeport School District 145 will host a community forum from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Feb. 17 in the Walsh Room at the Stephenson... Read more
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The Journal-Standard
News & Views: Second bus added for Washington D.C. trip Posted Feb. 7, 2016 at 6:00 AM Posted Feb. 7, 2016 at 6:00 AM Continued str
News & Views: Second bus added for Washington D.C. trip
The Journal-Standard / Posted 19 hours ago
Posted Feb. 7, 2016 at 6:00 AM Posted Feb. 7, 2016 at 6:00 AM Continued strong interest has led to the addition of a second coach for our April 6-12 “Washington D.C. in the Springtime” tour... Read more
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Salem News
ACROSS OUR CLASSROOMSCINCINNATI - The following area students were named to the dean's list for the
ACROSS OUR CLASSROOMS
Salem News / Posted yesterday
CINCINNATI - The following area students were named to the dean's list for the 2015 fall semester at the University of Cincinnati. Alliance: Shane Kaplan, Rashele Whaley. Canfield: Raquel Abel, Darby Hepola, Haley Meyer, Mary Monda. Lisbon: Ryne... Read more
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Denver Post
Denver, Carolina leaders get in the game against hunger for Super BowlColorado leaders are taking Super Bowl Sunday as an opportunity to create winne
Denver, Carolina leaders get in the game against hunger for Super Bowl
Denver Post / Posted yesterday
Colorado leaders are taking Super Bowl Sunday as an opportunity to create winners far off the gridiron, and in many cases their Carolina counterparts came along for the drive. This year, many of the bets and taunts between the Carolinas and the... Read more
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The Neosho Daily News
State seeks century farmsThe fact that 50 century farms are in Newton County and 39 are in McDonald Coun
State seeks century farms
The Neosho Daily News / Posted yesterday
The fact that 50 century farms are in Newton County and 39 are in McDonald County isn’t a surprise to Russell Hively of Neosho.“Farmers traditionally don’t move like the rest of people do,” said Hively, who has spent much of his life reporting on... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Director of Governor's Council of Economic Advisors arrested, accused of driving while intoxicatedThe executive director of Gov. Sam Brownback’s Council of Economic Advisors was
Director of Governor's Council of Economic Advisors arrested, accused of driving while intoxicated
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted yesterday
The executive director of Gov. Sam Brownback’s Council of Economic Advisors was arrested early Saturday morning in connection with driving while intoxicated. Stanley Ahlerich, 64, was booked into the Shawnee County Jail at 3:14 a.m., jail records... Read more
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The Riverhead News-Review
Long Island oyster growers unite, form lobbying group“Greenport, like towns on Staten Island, prospered from the oyster.” So wrote
Long Island oyster growers unite, form lobbying group
The Riverhead News-Review / Posted yesterday
“Greenport, like towns on Staten Island, prospered from the oyster.” So wrote John Kochiss, author of “Oystering from New York to Boston,” in 1973, pointing back to the oyster’s heyday on eastern Long Island in the early part of the 20th... Read more
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The Suffolk Times
With Greenport man at the helm, oyster growers unite“Greenport, like towns on Staten Island, prospered from the oyster.” So wrote
With Greenport man at the helm, oyster growers unite
The Suffolk Times / Posted yesterday
“Greenport, like towns on Staten Island, prospered from the oyster.” So wrote John Kochiss, author of “Oystering from New York to Boston,” in 1973, pointing back to the oyster’s heyday on eastern Long Island in the early part of the 20th... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
United Way honors supporters, welcomes new leadersThe United Way of Central Missouri reflected on its past year — the 90th in its
United Way honors supporters, welcomes new leaders
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted yesterday
The United Way of Central Missouri reflected on its past year — the 90th in its history — and looked ahead to the next during its annual meeting on Friday, which attracted about 380 philanthropic business and community leaders. “Through the years,... Read more
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SaukValley.com
Applications sought for Carroll scholarshipsRecipients will be chosen based on academic achievement, community activity, an
Applications sought for Carroll scholarships
SaukValley.com / Posted 2 days ago
Recipients will be chosen based on academic achievement, community activity, and personal recommendations. Application forms are available from Carroll County high school counselors. The submission deadline is March 4. The fund was established in... Read more
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Deseret News
Bill would cut state involvement in direct food sales from producersSALT LAKE CITY — Ms. America joined Rep. Marc Roberts, R-Santaquin, at a news c
Bill would cut state involvement in direct food sales from producers
Deseret News / Posted 2 days ago
SALT LAKE CITY — Ms. America joined Rep. Marc Roberts, R-Santaquin, at a news conference Friday to express her support of the proposed Food Freedom Act. "This bill is something that I fully stand behind," Ms. America Julie Harman said. Roberts... Read more
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Bureau County Republican
Weaver shares thoughts, future goalsWeaver is the newest state senator, having replaced former Illinois State Sen.
Weaver shares thoughts, future goals
Bureau County Republican / Posted 2 days ago
Weaver is the newest state senator, having replaced former Illinois State Sen. Darin LaHood in October. Weaver described the transition in a positive light and said he has picked up the bills LaHood had on ethics reform. “The key now is I’m getting... Read more
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Bureau County Republican
Farm Bureau history books availableOne hundred years of Bureau County Farm Bureau history has come alive through t
Farm Bureau history books available
Bureau County Republican / Posted 2 days ago
One hundred years of Bureau County Farm Bureau history has come alive through the new “Celebrating 100 Years” book. These commemorative books are now available for purchase for $5 at the Bureau County Farm Bureau office. With more than 200 pictures... Read more
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KCBA FOX 35 Salinas
Immigration audits hit ag companies on the Central CoastImmigration officials are auditing agriculture companies across the nation maki
Immigration audits hit ag companies on the Central Coast
KCBA FOX 35 Salinas / Posted 2 days ago
Immigration officials are auditing agriculture companies across the nation making sure they’re not employing illegal immigrants. The Central Coast is known for its agricultural fields. Just in the past year, U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement... Read more
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The Journal-Standard
Two Democrats seek nomination in Stephenson County Board District B race Posted Feb. 5, 2016 at 12:01 PM Posted Feb. 5, 2016 at 12:01 PM FREEPORT —
Two Democrats seek nomination in Stephenson County Board District B race
The Journal-Standard / Posted 2 days ago
Posted Feb. 5, 2016 at 12:01 PM Posted Feb. 5, 2016 at 12:01 PM FREEPORT — Republican Don Kraft seems destined to survive the March 15 primary election but he’ll have to... Read more
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Bureau County Republican
Farm Burean history books availableOne hundred years of Bureau County Farm Bureau history has come alive through t
Farm Burean history books available
Bureau County Republican / Posted 2 days ago
One hundred years of Bureau County Farm Bureau history has come alive through the new “Celebrating 100 Years” book. These commemorative books are now available for purchase for $5 at the Bureau County Farm Bureau office. With more than 200 pictures... Read more
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The Oklahoman
Washington Examiner: EPA moving toward becoming zoning boardTHIS past fall, federal courts put a temporary halt on the Environmental Protec
Washington Examiner: EPA moving toward becoming zoning board
The Oklahoman / Posted 3 days ago
THIS past fall, federal courts put a temporary halt on the Environmental Protection Agency's attempt to redefine "waters of the United States." The well-known rule would expand EPA power over nearly every wet patch in America, including puddles. But... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
Good morning DeKalb County: A reminder to beware of outsized promisesThe column, which was written by News Editor Brett Rowland and appeared in Wedn
Good morning DeKalb County: A reminder to beware of outsized promises
Daily Chronicle / Posted 3 days ago
The column, which was written by News Editor Brett Rowland and appeared in Wednesday’s Daily Chronicle, was on a big project that promised big benefits –�but never delivered them for much of anyone. The topic was DeKalb County’s brush in the... Read more
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examiner.com
Keith Urban adds more dates to RipCORD world tourKeith Urban is hitting the road this summer with Maren Morris and Brett Eldredg
Keith Urban adds more dates to RipCORD world tour
examiner.com / Posted 3 days ago
Keith Urban is hitting the road this summer with Maren Morris and Brett Eldredge and has added three more dates. The three include stops in Bozeman, Montana, Pocatello, Idaho,, and Sioux City, Iowa. Urban hasn't been through Bozeman or Sioux City... Read more
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The Advocate
Teachers learn about agricultureTangipahoa Parish teachers attended workshops throughout the parish on Jan. 15,
Teachers learn about agriculture
The Advocate / Posted 3 days ago
Tangipahoa Parish teachers attended workshops throughout the parish on Jan. 15, including “Ag in the Classroom” at Hammond Westside Montessori School. Hammond Westside teacher Colette Taillon and her students instructed the teachers on how to... Read more
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The Journal-Standard
Election 2016: Two Republican candidates vie for County Board's District C seat Posted Feb. 4, 2016 at 4:57 PM FREEPORT — A lot has changed since Republican
Election 2016: Two Republican candidates vie for County Board's District C seat
The Journal-Standard / Posted 3 days ago
Posted Feb. 4, 2016 at 4:57 PM FREEPORT — A lot has changed since Republican candidates Rebecca Quiggle and Ed Mulligan served on the Stephenson County Board... Read more
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The Oklahoman
Plan to fund Oklahoma teacher pay increase draws oppositionMillions of dollars in property tax money dedicated to school building funds co
Plan to fund Oklahoma teacher pay increase draws opposition
The Oklahoman / Posted 3 days ago
Millions of dollars in property tax money dedicated to school building funds could be diverted to teacher salaries under a proposal supported by the governor. There is up to $200 million in unused building funds that could theoretically be applied... Read more
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The Post-Standard
Lt. Gov. Kathy Hochul talks about possible merger of Syracuse, Onondaga CountySYRACUSE, N.Y. -- Lt. Gov. Kathy Hochul is no stranger to Syracuse. She got he
Lt. Gov. Kathy Hochul talks about possible merger of Syracuse, Onondaga County
The Post-Standard / Posted 3 days ago
SYRACUSE, N.Y. -- Lt. Gov. Kathy Hochul is no stranger to Syracuse. She got her bachelor's degree from Syracuse University and has fond memories of working as a student at Varsity Pizza. "Every time I'm in town I stop at the Varsity, pick up a... Read more
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The Chronicle-Telegram
Next after NEXUS? Farm Bureau says more pipelines could be coming through countyELYRIA — An official from the Ohio Farm Bureau told a group of township trustee
Next after NEXUS? Farm Bureau says more pipelines could be coming through county
The Chronicle-Telegram / Posted 3 days ago
ELYRIA — An official from the Ohio Farm Bureau told a group of township trustees Wednesday night that the NEXUS Gas Transmission project can’t be stopped and landowners should expect even more pipeline projects to come through Lorain County in the... Read more
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Weirton Daily Times
Tony MorelliHe was a member of Starkdale Presbyterian Church; Jefferson County Farm Bureau;
Tony Morelli
Weirton Daily Times / Posted 3 days ago
He was a member of Starkdale Presbyterian Church; Jefferson County Farm Bureau; Boosters Club and a graduate of Wintersville High School. Tony started his business career with his father at & Sons/Maple Lane Coal Co.; followed by Morelli... Read more
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Newton Daily News
Ruth HighlandTwins Ruth and Robert were born March 30, 1927, at Bondurant to Martin and Corn
Ruth Highland
Newton Daily News / Posted 3 days ago
Twins Ruth and Robert were born March 30, 1927, at Bondurant to Martin and Cornelia (Verwers) Kooyman. Ruth graduated from Bondurant High School in 1945, and worked at the grocery store in Prairie City, where she met and married Marion Lee... Read more
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The Monterey County Herald
Peninsula Open Space Trust plans to help young farmers on San Mateo County coastFarm workers, from left, Alberto Juarez and Ruben Lopez pick brussels sprouts a
Peninsula Open Space Trust plans to help young farmers on San Mateo County coast
The Monterey County Herald / Posted 3 days ago
Farm workers, from left, Alberto Juarez and Ruben Lopez pick brussels sprouts at Cabrillo Farms in Moss Beach, Calif., on Thursday, Jan. 28, 2016. Dave Lea grows mostly brussels sprouts, fava beans and artichokes on 200 acres. (John Green/Bay Area... Read more
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Santa Cruz Sentinel
Peninsula Open Space Trust plans to help young farmers on San Mateo County coastFarm worker Alberto Juarez carries a bucket of brussels sprouts at Cabrillo Far
Peninsula Open Space Trust plans to help young farmers on San Mateo County coast
Santa Cruz Sentinel / Posted 3 days ago
Farm worker Alberto Juarez carries a bucket of brussels sprouts at Cabrillo Farms in Moss Beach, Calif., on Thursday, Jan. 28, 2016. (John Green/Bay Area News Group) HALF MOON BAY >> Worried that artichokes, Brussels sprouts and strawberries are... Read more
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Inside Bay Area
$25 million effort to save farmland on the San Mateo County coastHALF MOON BAY -- Worried that artichokes, Brussels sprouts and strawberries are
$25 million effort to save farmland on the San Mateo County coast
Inside Bay Area / Posted 3 days ago
HALF MOON BAY -- Worried that artichokes, Brussels sprouts and strawberries are losing ground to trophy homes and subdivisions, a Bay Area conservation group that has spent much of the past 38 years saving land for parks and wildlife is launching a... Read more
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The Mercury News
$25 million effort to save farmland on the San Mateo County coastHALF MOON BAY -- Worried that artichokes, Brussels sprouts and strawberries are
$25 million effort to save farmland on the San Mateo County coast
The Mercury News / Posted 3 days ago
HALF MOON BAY -- Worried that artichokes, Brussels sprouts and strawberries are losing ground to trophy homes and subdivisions, a Bay Area conservation group that has spent much of the past 38 years saving land for parks and wildlife is launching a... Read more
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Contra Costa Times Newspapers
$25 million effort to save farmland on the San Mateo County coastHALF MOON BAY -- Worried that artichokes, Brussels sprouts and strawberries are
$25 million effort to save farmland on the San Mateo County coast
Contra Costa Times Newspapers / Posted 3 days ago
HALF MOON BAY -- Worried that artichokes, Brussels sprouts and strawberries are losing ground to trophy homes and subdivisions, a Bay Area conservation group that has spent much of the past 38 years saving land for parks and wildlife is launching a... Read more
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Tribune Chronicle
Much goes into milk pricingI know I am dating myself, but that is what milk would cost on sale when I was
Much goes into milk pricing
Tribune Chronicle / Posted 4 days ago
I know I am dating myself, but that is what milk would cost on sale when I was fist married in the late 80's. When I see the consumer cost of milk drop, it makes me think of what dairy farmers are receiving for the milk they produce on their... Read more
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Marshalltown Times-Republican
Doyle Weaver, 94Funeral services are scheduled for 1:30 p.m. Saturday, February 6th, at the Smi
Doyle Weaver, 94
Marshalltown Times-Republican / Posted 4 days ago
Funeral services are scheduled for 1:30 p.m. Saturday, February 6th, at the Smith Funeral Home in Grinnell with Pastor Walt Claussen officiating. Organist will be Jean Carnahan. Pallbearers will be Doyl Altemeier, Bart Anderson, Gary Halverson, Ron... Read more
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The Source Weekly
Letters 2/Phony Walden As events unfolded on the Malheur Wildlife Refuge, Congressman Gr
Letters 2/
The Source Weekly / Posted 4 days ago
Phony Walden As events unfolded on the Malheur Wildlife Refuge, Congressman Greg Walden alternately tried to duck for cover over his position by espousing a peaceful end to the standoff, while at the same time making it clear that he supports... Read more
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FOX 16 Little Rock
National Signing Day: UCACONWAY, Ark.(News release) - The University of Central Arkansas football coachi
National Signing Day: UCA
FOX 16 Little Rock / Posted 4 days ago
CONWAY, Ark.(News release) - The University of Central Arkansas football coaching staff added 20 new recruits on Wednesday, the first day of the National Signing period, giving head coach Steve Campbell and his staff 28 newcomers to the Bears... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
Va. House OKs Bill Allowing Concealed Guns for Abuse VictimsMd. Farm Group Seeks Hunter Safety Training for Game PreservesMd. Farm Group Se
Va. House OKs Bill Allowing Concealed Guns for Abuse Victims
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 4 days ago
Md. Farm Group Seeks Hunter Safety Training for Game PreservesMd. Farm Group Seeks Hunter Safety Training for Game Preserves The Maryland Farm Bureau is asking the state Department of Natural Resources for greater safety measures at private hunting... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
Md. Farm Group Seeks Hunter Safety Training for Game PreservesHogan Sounds Bipartisan Tone in State of the State SpeechHogan Sounds Bipartisa
Md. Farm Group Seeks Hunter Safety Training for Game Preserves
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 4 days ago
Hogan Sounds Bipartisan Tone in State of the State SpeechHogan Sounds Bipartisan Tone in State of the State Speech Republican Gov. Larry Hogan is sounding a bipartisan tone in his annual State of the State speech to the Democratic-led... Read more
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WVVA Bluefield
Farm group seeks hunter safety training for game preservesHAGERSTOWN, Md. (AP) - The Maryland Farm Bureau is asking the state Department
Farm group seeks hunter safety training for game preserves
WVVA Bluefield / Posted 4 days ago
HAGERSTOWN, Md. (AP) - The Maryland Farm Bureau is asking the state Department of Natural Resources for greater safety measures at private hunting preserves after a guide was fatally shot on the Eastern Shore. The Cumberland Times-News... Read more
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Salt Lake City Weekly
Feds vs. RanchersAt a recent congressional hearing called in St. George where local ranchers air
Feds vs. Ranchers
Salt Lake City Weekly / Posted 4 days ago
At a recent congressional hearing called in St. George where local ranchers aired concerns with the federal Bureau of Land Management, Utah Rep. Mike Noel, R-Kanab, noted that tensions between pro-land development factions and the federal land agency... Read more
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Nodaway News Leader
Thank a Farmer Week celebrates agriculture It’s time to celebrate agriculture and all the things it provides. Missouri F
Thank a Farmer Week celebrates agriculture
Nodaway News Leader / Posted 4 days ago
 It’s time to celebrate agriculture and all the things it provides. Missouri Farm Bureau Thank a Farmer Week, February 7-13, will be the focus of Farm Bureau members across the state to share messages about agriculture and the farmers and ranchers... Read more
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WVVA Bluefield
Crews battle Raleigh County house fireWVVA Capitol BeatHouse of Delegates passes bill to supplement 2016 budget Tues
Crews battle Raleigh County house fire
WVVA Bluefield / Posted 4 days ago
WVVA Capitol BeatHouse of Delegates passes bill to supplement 2016 budget Tuesday, the West Virginia House of Delegates passed Senate Bill 364 by a 96-2 vote... Tuesday, the West Virginia House of Delegates passed Senate Bill 364 by a 96-2... Read more
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WVVA Bluefield
Tazewell County Farm Bureau concerns about zoning proposal(WVVA) Members of the Tazewell County Farm Bureau are expressing their concern
Tazewell County Farm Bureau concerns about zoning proposal
WVVA Bluefield / Posted 5 days ago
(WVVA) Members of the Tazewell County Farm Bureau are expressing their concern about a new proposed zoning ordinance. The county hosted three community meetings in 2015 to get feedback from the public regarding zoning the eastern district. Tazewell... Read more
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The Lexington Dispatch
Preservation workshops to be heldRALEIGH – The N.C. Agricultural Development and Farmland Preservation Trust Fun
Preservation workshops to be held
The Lexington Dispatch / Posted 5 days ago
RALEIGH – The N.C. Agricultural Development and Farmland Preservation Trust Fund will hold four workshops across the state for those interested in protecting their communities’ agricultural lands and learning more about the Voluntary Agricultural... Read more
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The Lexington Dispatch
Preservation workshops to be heldRALEIGH – The N.C. Agricultural Development and Farmland Preservation Trust Fun
Preservation workshops to be held
The Lexington Dispatch / Posted 5 days ago
RALEIGH – The N.C. Agricultural Development and Farmland Preservation Trust Fund will hold four workshops across the state for those interested in protecting their communities’ agricultural lands and learning more about the Voluntary Agricultural... Read more
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KETV 7 Omaha
2 Nebraska agriculture groups endorse Ricketts tax packageTwo leading agriculture groups have endorsed Nebraska Gov. Pete Ricketts' plan
2 Nebraska agriculture groups endorse Ricketts tax package
KETV 7 Omaha / Posted 5 days ago
Two leading agriculture groups have endorsed Nebraska Gov. Pete Ricketts' plan to slow the growth of property taxes. Ricketts announced Tuesday that the Nebraska Farm Bureau Federation and the Nebraska Cattlemen Association both support his... Read more
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Emery County Progress
Commission approves sponsorship of County Seat - February 2, 2016At the second commission meeting of the year Chad Booth spoke on behalf of The
Commission approves sponsorship of County Seat - February 2, 2016
Emery County Progress / Posted 5 days ago
At the second commission meeting of the year Chad Booth spoke on behalf of The County Seat program. He asked the commission for a Sponsorship Agreement for the program. The commission discussed the pros and cons of approving this sponsorship. The... Read more
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The Times Leader
AP News Guide: Cruz wins Iowa; Dem race up in airDES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — The opening contest of the 2016 presidential election d
AP News Guide: Cruz wins Iowa; Dem race up in air
The Times Leader / Posted 5 days ago
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — The opening contest of the 2016 presidential election delivered an Iowa victory to hard-charging conservative Ted Cruz, humble pie to Donald Trump and a night of bristling suspense in a too-close-to-call contest between... Read more
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The Evening Sun
Chenango�s farming community stands against $15 minimum wageNORWICH � Chenango�s farming community says that if a proposed $15 an hour mini
Chenango�s farming community stands against $15 minimum wage
The Evening Sun / Posted 5 days ago
NORWICH � Chenango�s farming community says that if a proposed $15 an hour minimum wage goes into effect, the impact on the agriculture community would drive many area farms into the ground. Last week, the New York Farm Bureau released their... Read more
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The Columbian
Brunell: Be practical about waterways regulationsThe seemingly endless stream of Obama administration rules to circumvent Congre
Brunell: Be practical about waterways regulations
The Columbian / Posted 5 days ago
The seemingly endless stream of Obama administration rules to circumvent Congress and states is driving people away from finding practical solutions to problems and into courtrooms filled with highly paid attorneys waging a “paperwork” war. Case in... Read more
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