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Crain's Detroit Business
With fewer farmhands, Michigan growers more willing to buy worker visasare switching to H-2A. They won't say I'm switching because it is easy to work
Crain's Detroit Business / Posted 43 minutes ago
are switching to H-2A. They won't say I'm switching because it is easy to work with. They won't say because it's cheap," said Kevin Robson, a horticulturist with the Michigan Farm Bureau. "Now, their biggest worry is getting (crops) off the tr... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
First National Bank names new additions to community board of directorsWhiskey Acres Distilling Co., where he also serves as president and CEO. Walte
Daily Chronicle / Posted an hour ago
Whiskey Acres Distilling Co., where he also serves as president and CEO. Walter is a board member for the DeKalb County Farm Bureau, DeKalb County Agricultural Literacy Committee, Kingston Mutual Insurance Company and Amber Waves Foundation. He... Read more
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express
'It's HOGWASH' American farmers' outrage over US meat after chlorinated chicken outcryBritain’s position France has the highest score in the index at 32.5 Also spe
express / Posted 3 hours ago
Britain’s position France has the highest score in the index at 32.5 Also speaking to the radio station was the American Farm Bureau Federation’s chief economist Dr Bob Young. He said: “We’re not going to ask you to eat anything we’re not... Read more
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SaukValley.com
Dale R. Blasdella handyman and enjoyed helping others. He was a member of Fenton United Methodi
SaukValley.com / Posted 9 hours ago
a handyman and enjoyed helping others. He was a member of Fenton United Methodist Church and a member of Whiteside County Farm Bureau. Survivors include his wife; two daughters, Anna (Justin) Tate of Morrison and Regina (DJ) Sikkema of Lyndon;... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Butler co-op’s Family Day event grows from unexpected startget smaller,” he said. The day offers games for the kids and educational demon
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 9 hours ago
get smaller,” he said. The day offers games for the kids and educational demonstrations from cooperative linemen, the Farm Bureau and the Butler County Soil and Water District, as well as a petting zoo and booths from area organizations. “We... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
U.S. Ag Secretary Visits Delaware State FairWhen we cloud them, that's when we have compliance issues," he said. The visit
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 11 hours ago
When we cloud them, that's when we have compliance issues," he said. The visit was welcomed by groups like the Delaware Farm Bureau, whose president, Kitty Holtz, said the issue of over-regulation is a constant topic of discussion among... Read more
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The Gilmer Mirror
Governor Abbott Announces Growing Support For Addressing Mail-In Ballot Fraud - AUSTIN – Governor Greg Abbott today announced that his call to crack down on mail-in ballot fraud is generating growing support across Texas. Addressing mail-in ball...be accountability now and measures put in place to curtail this crime.” – Trayc
The Gilmer Mirror / Posted 12 hours ago
be accountability now and measures put in place to curtail this crime.” – Trayce Bradford, President, Texas Eagle Forum “Farm Bureau understands the necessity of mail-in ballots but supports practicable changes to eliminate fraud and excess... Read more
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The Journal-Standard
Flood Blog: Road closure update, historic flood figuresRoad, was designated as a FEMA rescue site several years ago, and it's been use
The Journal-Standard / Posted 13 hours ago
Road, was designated as a FEMA rescue site several years ago, and it's been used twice in the last week, Stephenson County Farm Bureau manager Bruce Johnson said. First, the Nesemeyer family moved pigs there after a storm destroyed their barn... Read more
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The Journal-Standard
Flood Blog: FACC opens shelter to flood victimsRoad, was designated as a FEMA rescue site several years ago, and it's been use
The Journal-Standard / Posted 15 hours ago
Road, was designated as a FEMA rescue site several years ago, and it's been used twice in the last week, Stephenson County Farm Bureau manager Bruce Johnson said. First, the Nesemeyer family moved pigs there after a storm destroyed their barn... Read more
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The Journal-Standard
Flood Blog: Family YMCA offers shower facilities to those affected by floodRoad, was designated as a FEMA rescue site several years ago, and it's been use
The Journal-Standard / Posted 16 hours ago
Road, was designated as a FEMA rescue site several years ago, and it's been used twice in the last week, Stephenson County Farm Bureau manager Bruce Johnson said. First, the Nesemeyer family moved pigs there after a storm destroyed their barn... Read more
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Brainerd Dispatch
Poston recognizes local farm familiesWadena County: Neal Farms. The honoring of Century Farms is coordinated by the
Brainerd Dispatch / Posted 18 hours ago
Wadena County: Neal Farms. The honoring of Century Farms is coordinated by the Minnesota State Fair and the Minnesota Farm Bureau. To qualify, the farm must have had continuous family ownership for at least 100 years and be on 50 acres or... Read more
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The Journal-Standard
Flood Blog: Who to call for helpRoad, was designated as a FEMA rescue site several years ago, and it's been use
The Journal-Standard / Posted 19 hours ago
Road, was designated as a FEMA rescue site several years ago, and it's been used twice in the last week, Stephenson County Farm Bureau manager Bruce Johnson said. First, the Nesemeyer family moved pigs there after a storm destroyed their barn... Read more
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Brainerd Dispatch
How drought victims can use ND's 1.4M acres of CRP land to find...cow diets when we're used to managing our cows on forages or grazing throughout
Brainerd Dispatch / Posted 23 hours ago
cow diets when we're used to managing our cows on forages or grazing throughout the summer," Dahlen says. The North Dakota Farm Bureau Foundation on July 18 announced a drought relief effort for North Dakota farmers and ranchers affected by the... Read more
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The Monroe Evening News
Veterans Day activities announced for Monroe County FairJuly 31 to veterans, with proper identification. Dean Cousino Monroe News staf
The Monroe Evening News / Posted yesterday
July 31 to veterans, with proper identification. Dean Cousino Monroe News staff reporter CousinoDean The Monroe County Farm Bureau will again honor veterans during the Monroe County Fair during Veterans Day ceremonies planned July 31 at the... Read more
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Brainerd Dispatch
Drought victims search for CRP; some 1.4 million acres eligible...cow diets when we're used to managing our cows on forages or grazing throughout
Brainerd Dispatch / Posted yesterday
cow diets when we're used to managing our cows on forages or grazing throughout the summer," Dahlen says. The North Dakota Farm Bureau Foundation on July 18 announced a drought relief effort for North Dakota farmers and ranchers affected by the... Read more
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The Daily Jeffersonian
NFL Training Camp Dates23; July 26) HOUSTON TEXANS -- The Greenbrier, White Sulphur Springs, W.Va. (b
The Daily Jeffersonian / Posted yesterday
23; July 26) HOUSTON TEXANS -- The Greenbrier, White Sulphur Springs, W.Va. (both July 25) INDIANAPOLIS COLTS -- Indiana Farm Bureau Football Center (July 24; July 29) JACKSONVILLE JAGUARS -- Florida Blue Health & Wellness Practice Fields,... Read more
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Columbia Daily Tribune
Lt. Gov. Parson talks new initiative, roads at agritourism conferencepromoting Missouri-made products and encouraging residents and companies within
Columbia Daily Tribune / Posted yesterday
promoting Missouri-made products and encouraging residents and companies within the state to purchase them at a Missouri Farm Bureau Agritourism Conference, but his 20-minute speech also covered road infrastructure. Parson said his office in... Read more
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KOMU Columbia
"Buy Missouri" initiative to promote Missouri farmersfarmers within the state. Lieutenant Governor Michael Parson announced the "Bu
KOMU Columbia / Posted yesterday
farmers within the state. Lieutenant Governor Michael Parson announced the "Buy Missouri" initiative at the Missouri Farm Bureau Agrotourism Conference Sunday evening. Parson's plan is to have products grown on Missouri farms be specifically... Read more
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Peoria Journal Star
Farm and Food File: Too many cooksfarm group leaders strongly supported TPP but no one complained too loudly. Whe
Peoria Journal Star / Posted yesterday
farm group leaders strongly supported TPP but no one complained too loudly. When they did, many echoed the view of American Farm Bureau Federation (AFBF) President Zippy Duvall who noted, “With this decision, it is critical that the new... Read more
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McDonough County Voice
Japanese beetles damaging central Illinois cropsto strike fields of corn silks, she said. In Tazewell County’s fields, “There’
McDonough County Voice / Posted yesterday
to strike fields of corn silks, she said. In Tazewell County’s fields, “There’s some damage, we know,” said County Farm Bureau Manager Doug Godke. “The soy plants are being hit,” he said. “Some farmers are treating with pesticides” on both... Read more
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The Fort Morgan Times
Community CalendarBeaver Ave., Fort Morgan. Tues., Aug. 8 7:30 to 9:30 a.m. Morgan County Fair:
The Fort Morgan Times / Posted yesterday
Beaver Ave., Fort Morgan. Tues., Aug. 8 7:30 to 9:30 a.m. Morgan County Fair: Free breakfast, sponsored by Morgan County Farm Bureau, Morgan County Fairgrounds, Brush. 9 a.m. Board of Morgan County Commissioners meeting, at Morgan County... Read more
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The Journal-Standard
News & Views: Stephenson Scenes Photo Contest winners announceda check for $450 to the United Way of Northwest Illinois marking $1 for every v
The Journal-Standard / Posted yesterday
a check for $450 to the United Way of Northwest Illinois marking $1 for every vote cast. Come see the winners in the Farm Bureau hallway, and join us again in 2018 for another round of Stephenson Scenes. Scholarship winners announced The... Read more
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The Monroe Evening News
Youth coloring, art contests taking place during Monroe County FairThe Monroe County Farm Bureau is running the contest, which starts July 30 Chi
The Monroe Evening News / Posted yesterday
The Monroe County Farm Bureau is running the contest, which starts July 30 Children and teenagers can take part again in a coloring contest and essay contest, respectively, offered by the Monroe County Farm Bureau during fair week July... Read more
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The Shelter Island Reporter
Suffolk Closeup: Saving Suffolk's farmsSuffolk Legislature has been standing strong in the challenge. Rob Carpenter,
The Shelter Island Reporter / Posted yesterday
Suffolk Legislature has been standing strong in the challenge. Rob Carpenter, administrative director of the Long Island Farm Bureau, explains that “in this day and age, farmers can’t just go out and put a seed in the ground and watch it grow.... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
It's time to move the BLM westorganization whose members are impacted by BLM rules and regulations needs to g
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 2 days ago
organization whose members are impacted by BLM rules and regulations needs to get involved in this fight. The Colorado Farm Bureau and Colorado Cattlemen Association have proven they are national leaders on this issue, and it is time for... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Hog farm in watershed finds tolerance, disdainor moved there to be close to the river. Evan Teague, vice president for commo
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 2 days ago
or moved there to be close to the river. Evan Teague, vice president for commodity and regulatory affairs for the Arkansas Farm Bureau, supports the hog farm and helps its owners navigate the choppy waters where they've found themselves. He's... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Mutton busting, tractor pulling take place at Shawnee County fairactivities, and events. One of the day’s bigger events was the 2 p.m. pedal tr
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 2 days ago
activities, and events. One of the day’s bigger events was the 2 p.m. pedal tractor pull, sponsored by the Shawnee County Farm Bureau Association. “It’s just a fun, positive thing for the kids to do,” Karen Weigel, Shawnee County Farm Bureau... Read more
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WHO-TV 13 Des Moines
Extreme Heat Affecting Farmers, Cropsso we can sure get a crop out of this yet. But we do look forward to the next r
WHO-TV 13 Des Moines / Posted 2 days ago
so we can sure get a crop out of this yet. But we do look forward to the next rainfall, that's for sure," said Brent Koller of the Lee County Farm Bureau. While many places across throughout the state need more rain, it may not come until next w... Read more
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Sedalia Democrat
Democratic candidate Al Skalicky focused on education, agricultureand ask ‘is this going to be good for public education?’ “I can rely on them,
Sedalia Democrat / Posted 3 days ago
and ask ‘is this going to be good for public education?’ “I can rely on them, I can rely on people like the Missouri Farm Bureau for agriculture things — those are people I trust that can tell me their opinions on it,” he added. Skalicky... Read more
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The Fort Morgan Times
Morgan County Fair Schedulep.m. Pork Burger concession open Tuesday, August 8 7:30 to 9:30 a.m. Free bre
The Fort Morgan Times / Posted 3 days ago
p.m. Pork Burger concession open Tuesday, August 8 7:30 to 9:30 a.m. Free breakfast, sponsored by Morgan County Farm Bureau 10 a.m. Breeding Beef Judging, followed by Market Beef Judging, with Beef Showmanship immediately following,... Read more
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FOX 59 Indianapolis
Colts’ training camp preview: Defensive backsInd. – An offseason of major change ramps up July 29 when the Indianapolis Colt
FOX 59 Indianapolis / Posted 3 days ago
Ind. – An offseason of major change ramps up July 29 when the Indianapolis Colts report to their Indiana Farm Bureau Football Center for the start of training camp. Over the next week, we’ll take a positional look at how general... Read more
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Bureau County Republican
LaMoille FFA members host booth during Buffalo Daysat the annual Buffalo Days in LaMoille. The members had apple picking from a tr
Bureau County Republican / Posted 3 days ago
at the annual Buffalo Days in LaMoille. The members had apple picking from a tree, kart rides with a tractor and what Dakota Coffman was doing, milking the cow. The group thanked the Bureau County Farm Bureau for supplying the cow and app... Read more
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North Platte Bulletin
Hearing your thoughts on the Farm Billas a member of the Ways and Means Committee. Jason Perdue, a young farmer from
North Platte Bulletin / Posted 3 days ago
as a member of the Ways and Means Committee. Jason Perdue, a young farmer from York and president of the York County Farm Bureau, testified before the committee July 18 on the benefits to Nebraska producers under the North American Free Trade... Read more
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Gridley Herald
Advance tickets available online only for 12th Annual Sierra Oro Farm Trail Passport WeekendOnline tickets will go on sale July 20, 2017. For more information, visit www.s
Gridley Herald / Posted 3 days ago
Online tickets will go on sale July 20, 2017. For more information, visit www.sierraoro.org or call the Butte County Farm Bureau at (530) 533-1473. Join the conversation on our social media channels: Facebook:... Read more
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Wayne Post
Newark Chamber hosts Taste of Wayne CountyThe village of Newark, Newark Chamber of Commerce and Wayne County Farm Bureau
Wayne Post / Posted 3 days ago
The village of Newark, Newark Chamber of Commerce and Wayne County Farm Bureau recently hosted the Taste of Wayne County event at T. Spencer Knight Park in Newark. Mayor Jonathan Taylor said over 800 people sampled food and beverages provided by... Read more
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CNBC
Big battle ahead as California considers banning farm pesticide Trump's EPA supportsfor up to 20 percent of the pesticide's use in the U.S. Among the ag groups su
CNBC / Posted 3 days ago
for up to 20 percent of the pesticide's use in the U.S. Among the ag groups supporting chlorpyrifos are the California Farm Bureau Federation, California Fresh Fruit Association and Western Growers. The American Farm Bureau Federation, the... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
Clark County Fair Schedule: Find out what’s happening every dayWorship Band (Entertainment Tent) 5 p.m.: Junior Fair Contesting Horse Show (O
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 3 days ago
Worship Band (Entertainment Tent) 5 p.m.: Junior Fair Contesting Horse Show (Outdoor Horse Arena) 6 p.m.: 15th Annual Farm Bureau Social Hour (Farm Bureau Building) 6:30 p.m.: Dish of the Day Judging-Cheese Dish & Woeber Product Dish (Arts &... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
EPA chief hears state viewslandowners about what is regulated and what isn't. Arkansans in Congress have
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 4 days ago
landowners about what is regulated and what isn't. Arkansans in Congress have opposed the rule, as well as the Arkansas Farm Bureau, the Association of Arkansas Counties and other organizations. But conservation groups in Arkansas and... Read more
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SaukValley.com
DAY TRIP: Barn again in the Sauk Valleyand check out the proud old barns from the comfort of your car. The annual tou
SaukValley.com / Posted 4 days ago
and check out the proud old barns from the comfort of your car. The annual tour is a fundraiser for the Whiteside County Farm Bureau Foundation. The group’s goal, according to its website, is to “provide awareness, knowledge and resources to... Read more
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The Fort Morgan Times
Community CalendarBeaver Ave., Fort Morgan. Tues., Aug. 8 7:30 to 9:30 a.m. Morgan County Fair:
The Fort Morgan Times / Posted 4 days ago
Beaver Ave., Fort Morgan. Tues., Aug. 8 7:30 to 9:30 a.m. Morgan County Fair: Free breakfast, sponsored by Morgan County Farm Bureau, Morgan County Fairgrounds, Brush. 8 to 8:45 a.m. Senior Tai Chi class, at Armory Recreation Center, 528 State... Read more
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The Journal-Standard
SCAHCE to hold informational meetingAssociation for Home and Community Education will hold an informational meeting
The Journal-Standard / Posted 4 days ago
Association for Home and Community Education will hold an informational meeting at 10 a.m. July 29 at the Stephenson County Farm Bureau, 210 W. Spring St. Emelyn Alt will present a program on the Philippines, and guests will be able to sample foods... Read more
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KERA North Texas
GOP Effort To Make Environmental Science 'Transparent' Worries Scientistskind of science can get used when the government acts. This legislative effort
KERA North Texas / Posted 4 days ago
kind of science can get used when the government acts. This legislative effort has the support of groups like the American Farm Bureau Federation, which is concerned about possible restrictions on pesticides. "More than anything else, we're... Read more
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FOX 59 Indianapolis
Colts’ training camp preview: LinebackersInd. – An offseason of major change ramps up July 29 when the Indianapolis Colt
FOX 59 Indianapolis / Posted 4 days ago
Ind. – An offseason of major change ramps up July 29 when the Indianapolis Colts report to their Indiana Farm Bureau Football Center for the start of training camp. Over the next several days, we’ll take a positional look at how... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
GOP Effort To Make Environmental Science 'Transparent' Worries Scientistskind of science can get used when the government acts. This legislative effort
KPBS San Diego / Posted 4 days ago
kind of science can get used when the government acts. This legislative effort has the support of groups like the American Farm Bureau Federation, which is concerned about possible restrictions on pesticides. "More than anything else, we're... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
DeKalb County students enter unique projects in annual 4-H fairDeKalb County showed off their unique hobbies and skills in the annual show Wed
Daily Chronicle / Posted 4 days ago
DeKalb County showed off their unique hobbies and skills in the annual show Wednesday and Thursday at the DeKalb County Farm Bureau Building, 1350 W. Prairie Drive. Participants could enter a variety of categories, such as photography, wood... Read more
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KTIV Sioux City
Gov. Reynolds travels to Chinato China Wednesday as part of a trade mission promoting state agriculture. Rey
KTIV Sioux City / Posted 5 days ago
to China Wednesday as part of a trade mission promoting state agriculture. Reynolds is with representatives from the Iowa Farm Bureau and other ag groups to meet with government officials and industry partners. The group will focus on Iowa... Read more
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The Fort Morgan Times
Community CalendarBeaver Ave., Fort Morgan. Tues., Aug. 8 7:30 to 9:30 a.m. Morgan County Fair:
The Fort Morgan Times / Posted 5 days ago
Beaver Ave., Fort Morgan. Tues., Aug. 8 7:30 to 9:30 a.m. Morgan County Fair: Free breakfast, sponsored by Morgan County Farm Bureau, Morgan County Fairgrounds, Brush. 8 to 8:45 a.m. Senior Tai Chi class, at Armory Recreation Center, 528 State... Read more
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Peoria Journal Star
Japanes beetles damaging central Illinois cropsto strike fields of corn silks, she said. In Tazewell County’s fields, “There’
Peoria Journal Star / Posted 5 days ago
to strike fields of corn silks, she said. In Tazewell County’s fields, “There’s some damage, we know,” said County Farm Bureau Manager Doug Godke. “The soy plants are being hit,” he said. “Some farmers are treating with pesticides” on both... Read more
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The Gilmer Mirror
Governor Abbott Announces Growing Support For Restricting Municipal Annexation - AUSTIN – Governor Greg Abbott today announced that his call to reform and restrict the municipal annexation process is generating growing support across Texas. Re...the acquisition of unincorporated land for tax purposes is neither fair nor jus
The Gilmer Mirror / Posted 5 days ago
the acquisition of unincorporated land for tax purposes is neither fair nor just.” - Russell Boening, President, Texas Farm Bureau “The voting process is a powerful tool, one that we are hoping to have in regards to ending forced annexation... Read more
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New Bern Sun Journal
Nature's fury is lethal and life givingagents in eastern North Carolina don’t see many claims as a result of lightning
New Bern Sun Journal / Posted 5 days ago
agents in eastern North Carolina don’t see many claims as a result of lightning damage to crops or farm equipment. Farm Bureau Agent Bridget Ipock on U.S. 70 in New Bern said, “it’s rare if we saw a claim for damage caused by lightning.”... Read more
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