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NBC Bay Area
'They Know She Cares': Michelle Obama's School Nutrition Legacyhave the best nutrition that they can have in our schools.” The first lady’s s
'They Know She Cares': Michelle Obama's School Nutrition Legacy
NBC Bay Area / Posted 17 hours ago
have the best nutrition that they can have in our schools.” The first lady’s strategy paid off because in late January the Senate Agriculture Committee released a statement in favor of reauthorizing the program. “Folks said we couldn’t come to an... Read more
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NBC Philadelphia
'They Know She Cares': Michelle Obama's School Nutrition Legacyhave the best nutrition that they can have in our schools.” The first lady’s s
'They Know She Cares': Michelle Obama's School Nutrition Legacy
NBC Philadelphia / Posted 22 hours ago
have the best nutrition that they can have in our schools.” The first lady’s strategy paid off because in late January the Senate Agriculture Committee released a statement in favor of reauthorizing the program. “Folks said we couldn’t come to an... Read more
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NBC Washington
'They Know She Cares': Michelle Obama's School Nutrition Legacyhave the best nutrition that they can have in our schools.” The first lady’s s
'They Know She Cares': Michelle Obama's School Nutrition Legacy
NBC Washington / Posted yesterday
have the best nutrition that they can have in our schools.” The first lady’s strategy paid off because in late January the Senate Agriculture Committee released a statement in favor of reauthorizing the program. “Folks said we couldn’t come to an... Read more
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NBC Miami
'They Know She Cares': Michelle Obama's School Nutrition Legacyhave the best nutrition that they can have in our schools.” The first lady’s s
'They Know She Cares': Michelle Obama's School Nutrition Legacy
NBC Miami / Posted yesterday
have the best nutrition that they can have in our schools.” The first lady’s strategy paid off because in late January the Senate Agriculture Committee released a statement in favor of reauthorizing the program. “Folks said we couldn’t come to an... Read more
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NBC Dallas Fort Worth
'They Know She Cares': Michelle Obama's School Nutrition Legacyhave the best nutrition that they can have in our schools.” The first lady’s s
'They Know She Cares': Michelle Obama's School Nutrition Legacy
NBC Dallas Fort Worth / Posted yesterday
have the best nutrition that they can have in our schools.” The first lady’s strategy paid off because in late January the Senate Agriculture Committee released a statement in favor of reauthorizing the program. “Folks said we couldn’t come to an... Read more
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Craig Daily Press
Candidate for U.S. House visits Craighelp add resiliency to local economies. During her second term in the Colorado
Candidate for U.S. House visits Craig
Craig Daily Press / Posted 3 days ago
help add resiliency to local economies. During her second term in the Colorado Senate, Schwartz served as chair of the Senate Agriculture, Natural Resources and Energy Committee, chair of the Capital Development Committee, chair of the Water... Read more
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Mississippi Business Journal
Mississippi agriculture chief on Trump advisory committeeThe Daily Leader reports that the 64-member committee includes chairmen of the
Mississippi agriculture chief on Trump advisory committee
Mississippi Business Journal / Posted 5 days ago
The Daily Leader reports that the 64-member committee includes chairmen of the U.S House and Senate agriculture committees, former U.S. secretaries of agriculture, current and former governors and business executives. Hyde-Smith raises beef cattle... Read more
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DW
US clears ChemChina's Syngenta takeover |United States, where much of Syngenta's business is based. Voicing concerns A
US clears ChemChina's Syngenta takeover |
DW / Posted 5 days ago
United States, where much of Syngenta's business is based. Voicing concerns At the end of March, four members of the US Senate agriculture committee wrote a letter to Treasury Secretary Jack Lew voicing their concerns. The senators, from both... Read more
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Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal
Mississippi agriculture chief on Trump advisory committeeDaily Leader reports (http://bit.ly/2bdFB6j ) that the 64-member committee incl
Mississippi agriculture chief on Trump advisory committee
Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal / Posted 5 days ago
Daily Leader reports (http://bit.ly/2bdFB6j ) that the 64-member committee includes chairmen of the U.S House and Senate agriculture committees, former U.S. secretaries of agriculture, current and former governors and business... Read more
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Reuters
Trump team talks trade, labor with U.S. farm groupsincluding six U.S. governors, a former U.S. Department of Agriculture secretary
Trump team talks trade, labor with U.S. farm groups
Reuters / Posted 7 days ago
including six U.S. governors, a former U.S. Department of Agriculture secretary, and the chairmen of the U.S. House and Senate agriculture committees. The latest RealClearPolitics average of national opinion polls puts Clinton 6 percentage... Read more
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ClickOnDetroit
$1M federal grant to help Michigan farmers restore wetlandsNatural Resource Conservation Service's wetland mitigation banking program. St
$1M federal grant to help Michigan farmers restore wetlands
ClickOnDetroit / Posted 8 days ago
Natural Resource Conservation Service's wetland mitigation banking program. Stabenow is ranking Democratic member of the Senate Agriculture Committee. She says the funding will help state officials work with farmers on improving wetlands, which... Read more
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The Iron Mountain Daily News
$1M federal grant to help Michigan farmers restore wetlandsNatural Resource Conservation Service's wetland mitigation banking program. St
$1M federal grant to help Michigan farmers restore wetlands
The Iron Mountain Daily News / Posted 8 days ago
Natural Resource Conservation Service's wetland mitigation banking program. Stabenow is ranking Democratic member of the Senate Agriculture Committee. She says the funding will help state officials work with farmers on improving wetlands, which... Read more
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The Daily Mining Gazette
$1M federal grant to help Michigan farmers restore wetlandsNatural Resource Conservation Service's wetland mitigation banking program. St
$1M federal grant to help Michigan farmers restore wetlands
The Daily Mining Gazette / Posted 8 days ago
Natural Resource Conservation Service's wetland mitigation banking program. Stabenow is ranking Democratic member of the Senate Agriculture Committee. She says the funding will help state officials work with farmers on improving wetlands, which... Read more
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The Escanaba Daily Press
$1M federal grant to help Michigan farmers restore wetlandsNatural Resource Conservation Service's wetland mitigation banking program. St
$1M federal grant to help Michigan farmers restore wetlands
The Escanaba Daily Press / Posted 8 days ago
Natural Resource Conservation Service's wetland mitigation banking program. Stabenow is ranking Democratic member of the Senate Agriculture Committee. She says the funding will help state officials work with farmers on improving wetlands, which... Read more
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The Alpena News
$1M federal grant to help Michigan farmers restore wetlandsNatural Resource Conservation Service's wetland mitigation banking program. St
$1M federal grant to help Michigan farmers restore wetlands
The Alpena News / Posted 8 days ago
Natural Resource Conservation Service's wetland mitigation banking program. Stabenow is ranking Democratic member of the Senate Agriculture Committee. She says the funding will help state officials work with farmers on improving wetlands, which... Read more
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9&10 News Cadillac
$1M federal grant to help Michigan farmers restore wetlandsNatural Resource Conservation Service's wetland mitigation banking program. St
$1M federal grant to help Michigan farmers restore wetlands
9&10 News Cadillac / Posted 8 days ago
Natural Resource Conservation Service's wetland mitigation banking program. Stabenow is ranking Democratic member of the Senate Agriculture Committee. She says the funding will help state officials work with farmers on improving wetlands, which... Read more
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FOX 28 South Bend
$1M federal grant to help Michigan farmers restore wetlandsNatural Resource Conservation Service's wetland mitigation banking program. St
$1M federal grant to help Michigan farmers restore wetlands
FOX 28 South Bend / Posted 8 days ago
Natural Resource Conservation Service's wetland mitigation banking program. Stabenow is ranking Democratic member of the Senate Agriculture Committee. She says the funding will help state officials work with farmers on improving wetlands, which... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
$1M federal grant to help Michigan farmers restore wetlandsNatural Resource Conservation Service's wetland mitigation banking program. St
$1M federal grant to help Michigan farmers restore wetlands
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 8 days ago
Natural Resource Conservation Service's wetland mitigation banking program. Stabenow is ranking Democratic member of the Senate Agriculture Committee. She says the funding will help state officials work with farmers on improving wetlands, which... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Somebody Notices Dairy Farmers’ Plightalluding to the ineffectiveness of the DMPP to come to their relief, Sen. Gilli
Somebody Notices Dairy Farmers’ Plight
The Post-Journal / Posted 9 days ago
alluding to the ineffectiveness of the DMPP to come to their relief, Sen. Gillibrand, the first New Yorker to serve on the Senate Agriculture Committee in forty years, came right to the point: "Our dairy farmers are struggling. Some dairy farmers... Read more
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MLive.com
Michigan Sen. Mike Green named to Donald Trump's agriculture teamby the federal government." Green, who serves on the Michigan Senate's Appropr
Michigan Sen. Mike Green named to Donald Trump's agriculture team
MLive.com / Posted 10 days ago
by the federal government." Green, who serves on the Michigan Senate's Appropriations Agriculture Committee and on the Senate Agriculture Committee in Lansing, farmed corn and beans on 400 acres in Tuscola County for about 20 years. He also ran... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Sam Brownback, Pat Roberts join Donald Trump's agricultural advisory committee | Cjonline.com Mobilebeen elected by their communities to solve the issues that impact our rural are
Sam Brownback, Pat Roberts join Donald Trump's agricultural advisory committee | Cjonline.com Mobile
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 10 days ago
been elected by their communities to solve the issues that impact our rural areas every day.” Roberts is chairman of the Senate Agriculture Committee and former chairman of the House Agriculture Committee, the only person to serve both roles.... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Sam Brownback, Pat Roberts join Trump's agricultural advisory committeebeen elected by their communities to solve the issues that impact our rural are
Sam Brownback, Pat Roberts join Trump's agricultural advisory committee
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 10 days ago
been elected by their communities to solve the issues that impact our rural areas every day.” Roberts is chairman of the Senate Agriculture Committee and former chairman of the House Agriculture Committee, the only person to serve both roles.... Read more
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Island Packet
Push for healthier food could push some stores off food stamp programSTORY CAN END HERE Among the proposal’s opponents is Kansas Sen. Pat Roberts,
Push for healthier food could push some stores off food stamp program
Island Packet / Posted 11 days ago
STORY CAN END HERE Among the proposal’s opponents is Kansas Sen. Pat Roberts, the Republican chairman of the Senate Agriculture Committee. Roberts says the standards would hurt both SNAP participants and small stores in Kansas and... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Sen. Pat Roberts makes clear he still supports Donald Trump: 'He's unique, that's for sure'the majority party in both chambers of Congress. He began his answer by saying
Sen. Pat Roberts makes clear he still supports Donald Trump: 'He's unique, that's for sure'
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 16 days ago
the majority party in both chambers of Congress. He began his answer by saying he has been too busy with work on the Senate Agriculture Committee, which he chairs, to focus on the presidential race. “I really haven’t had time. Now, people... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Illinois road commissioner took on hog industry and won - for a brief timeHancock County, building its operation there, records show. Then last year, st
Illinois road commissioner took on hog industry and won - for a brief time
Chicago Tribune / Posted 24 days ago
Hancock County, building its operation there, records show. Then last year, state Sen. John Sullivan — who chairs the Senate Agriculture Committee — sponsored a bill that restricts the ability of local road commissioners to reduce weight... Read more
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Charleston Express
Bruce Holland Named Director Of ANRCin the years to come. His experience as Director of the Arkansas Livestock and
Bruce Holland Named Director Of ANRC
Charleston Express / Posted 24 days ago
in the years to come. His experience as Director of the Arkansas Livestock and Poultry Commission and Chairman of the Senate Agriculture, Forestry and Economic Development Committee suit him perfectly to lead the ANRC as they seek to manage... Read more
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The Chronicle Express
Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand hosts agriculture roundtable in Yates Co.priorities need to be considered as the bill takes shape.” Trezise credits thes
Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand hosts agriculture roundtable in Yates Co.
The Chronicle Express / Posted 25 days ago
priorities need to be considered as the bill takes shape.” Trezise credits these listening sessions, her activity on the Senate Agriculture Committee, and her hosting the New York Farm Day. “We are very grateful for her support and passion for... Read more
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Fortune
Congressman’s Combativeness Biggest Issue in Kansas Racein 2010. He still enjoys strong support from the tea party as well as social co
Congressman’s Combativeness Biggest Issue in Kansas Race
Fortune / Posted 26 days ago
in 2010. He still enjoys strong support from the tea party as well as social conservatives — and has an endorsement from Senate Agriculture Committee Chairman Pat Roberts, a fellow Kansan. But Marshall, 55, from the central Kansas community of... Read more
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The News & Observer
Tillis helped create ‘discriminatory’ law, but ruling on it likely won’t hurt himNews & Observer July 29, 2016 5:57 PM Senate Agriculture Committee members
Tillis helped create ‘discriminatory’ law, but ruling on it likely won’t hurt him
The News & Observer / Posted 28 days ago
News & Observer July 29, 2016 5:57 PM Senate Agriculture Committee members Thom Tillis, R-N.C., and Joni Ernst, R-Iowa, left, join other members of the committee... Read more

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