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Goondiwindi Argus
Wheat price rollercoaster ridehover around the 20mt mark, all significantly lower than the most recent figure
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 2 days ago
hover around the 20mt mark, all significantly lower than the most recent figure by a government forecaster, 23mt from the US Department of Agriculture (USDA). Nick Crundall, Market Check pool manager, said the spike in pricing had seen some... Read more
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Business Insider
I tried the 'Atkins on steroids' diet for 2 months — and it made me feel invinciblemore than 50 grams a day, the rough equivalent of a plain bagel or a cup of whi
Business Insider / Posted 2 days ago
more than 50 grams a day, the rough equivalent of a plain bagel or a cup of white rice. Dietary guidelines laid out by the US Department of Agriculture recommend between 225 and 325 grams of carbs a day. Adherents of the keto diet fill up on... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Combining sugary drinks and high protein meals stores more fat, experts sayimpairs energy balance and causes the body to get fatter, say scientists.(Phili
Irish Examiner / Posted 3 days ago
impairs energy balance and causes the body to get fatter, say scientists.(Philip Toscano/PA) Dr Shanon Casperson, from the US Department of Agriculture, said: “We found that about a third of the additional calories provided by the sugar-sweetened... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
Trump nominates non-scientist to head science at USDA(CNN) - President Donald Trump plans to nominate his longtime campaign aide Sam
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 3 days ago
(CNN) - President Donald Trump plans to nominate his longtime campaign aide Sam Clovis to head science at the US Department of Agriculture, despite the fact that Clovis lacks a background in science and a congressional rule maintains... Read more
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KTXS Abilene
Trump nominates non-scientist to head science at USDA(CNN) - President Donald Trump plans to nominate his longtime campaign aide Sam
KTXS Abilene / Posted 3 days ago
(CNN) - President Donald Trump plans to nominate his longtime campaign aide Sam Clovis to head science at the US Department of Agriculture, despite the fact that Clovis lacks a background in science and a congressional rule maintains... Read more
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KECI Missoula
Trump nominates non-scientist to head science at USDA(CNN) - President Donald Trump plans to nominate his longtime campaign aide Sam
KECI Missoula / Posted 3 days ago
(CNN) - President Donald Trump plans to nominate his longtime campaign aide Sam Clovis to head science at the US Department of Agriculture, despite the fact that Clovis lacks a background in science and a congressional rule maintains... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
Trump nominates non-scientist to head science at USDA(CNN) - President Donald Trump plans to nominate his longtime campaign aide Sam
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 3 days ago
(CNN) - President Donald Trump plans to nominate his longtime campaign aide Sam Clovis to head science at the US Department of Agriculture, despite the fact that Clovis lacks a background in science and a congressional rule maintains... Read more
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KXLY-TV Spokane
Trump nominates non-scientist to head science at USDA(CNN) - President Donald Trump plans to nominate his longtime campaign aide Sam
KXLY-TV Spokane / Posted 3 days ago
(CNN) - President Donald Trump plans to nominate his longtime campaign aide Sam Clovis to head science at the US Department of Agriculture, despite the fact that Clovis lacks a background in science and a congressional rule maintains... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
Trump nominates non-scientist to head science at USDA(CNN) - President Donald Trump plans to nominate his longtime campaign aide Sam
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 3 days ago
(CNN) - President Donald Trump plans to nominate his longtime campaign aide Sam Clovis to head science at the US Department of Agriculture, despite the fact that Clovis lacks a background in science and a congressional rule maintains... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
Trump nominates non-scientist to head science at USDA(CNN) - President Donald Trump plans to nominate his longtime campaign aide Sam
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 3 days ago
(CNN) - President Donald Trump plans to nominate his longtime campaign aide Sam Clovis to head science at the US Department of Agriculture, despite the fact that Clovis lacks a background in science and a congressional rule maintains... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
Trump nominates non-scientist to head science at USDA(CNN) - President Donald Trump plans to nominate his longtime campaign aide Sam
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 3 days ago
(CNN) - President Donald Trump plans to nominate his longtime campaign aide Sam Clovis to head science at the US Department of Agriculture, despite the fact that Clovis lacks a background in science and a congressional rule maintains... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Trump nominates non-scientist to head science at USDA(CNN) - President Donald Trump plans to nominate his longtime campaign aide Sam
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 3 days ago
(CNN) - President Donald Trump plans to nominate his longtime campaign aide Sam Clovis to head science at the US Department of Agriculture, despite the fact that Clovis lacks a background in science and a congressional rule maintains... Read more
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KESQ Palm Springs
Trump nominates non-scientist to head science at USDA(CNN) - President Donald Trump plans to nominate his longtime campaign aide Sam
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted 3 days ago
(CNN) - President Donald Trump plans to nominate his longtime campaign aide Sam Clovis to head science at the US Department of Agriculture, despite the fact that Clovis lacks a background in science and a congressional rule maintains... Read more
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Daily Mail
Pairing sugary drinks with high protein meals will make you MORE tiredan English breakfast, for those wanting to burn off the calories The study's l
Daily Mail / Posted 3 days ago
an English breakfast, for those wanting to burn off the calories The study's lead author, Dr Shanon Casperson, from the US Department of Agriculture, said: 'We found about a third of the additional calories provided by the sugar-sweetened drinks... Read more
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express
Weight loss warning - scientists reveal why a sugary drink with dinner could make YOU fatand high protein meals make a highly unhealthy combination, new research has re
express / Posted 3 days ago
and high protein meals make a highly unhealthy combination, new research has revealed. Dr Shanon Casperson, from the US Department of Agriculture, said: "We found that about a third of the additional calories provided by the sugar-sweetened... Read more
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birminghammail
Top news stories from Britain and around the worldthe two together impairs energy balance and causes the body to get fatter, say
birminghammail / Posted 3 days ago
the two together impairs energy balance and causes the body to get fatter, say scientists. Dr Shanon Casperson, from the US Department of Agriculture, said: "We found that about a third of the additional calories provided by the sugar-sweetened... Read more
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chroniclelive
Top news stories from Britain and around the worldthe two together impairs energy balance and causes the body to get fatter, say
chroniclelive / Posted 3 days ago
the two together impairs energy balance and causes the body to get fatter, say scientists. Dr Shanon Casperson, from the US Department of Agriculture, said: "We found that about a third of the additional calories provided by the sugar-sweetened... Read more
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Reading Evening Post
Top news stories from Britain and around the worldthe two together impairs energy balance and causes the body to get fatter, say
Reading Evening Post / Posted 3 days ago
the two together impairs energy balance and causes the body to get fatter, say scientists. Dr Shanon Casperson, from the US Department of Agriculture, said: "We found that about a third of the additional calories provided by the sugar-sweetened... Read more
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walesonline
Top news stories from Britain and around the worldthe two together impairs energy balance and causes the body to get fatter, say
walesonline / Posted 3 days ago
the two together impairs energy balance and causes the body to get fatter, say scientists. Dr Shanon Casperson, from the US Department of Agriculture, said: "We found that about a third of the additional calories provided by the sugar-sweetened... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
Top news stories from Britain and around the worldthe two together impairs energy balance and causes the body to get fatter, say
Manchester Evening News / Posted 3 days ago
the two together impairs energy balance and causes the body to get fatter, say scientists. Dr Shanon Casperson, from the US Department of Agriculture, said: "We found that about a third of the additional calories provided by the sugar-sweetened... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Top news stories from Britain and around the world - Two dead in Kos as earthquake hits region popular with British touriststhe two together impairs energy balance and causes the body to get fatter, say
Liverpool Echo / Posted 3 days ago
the two together impairs energy balance and causes the body to get fatter, say scientists. Dr Shanon Casperson, from the US Department of Agriculture, said: "We found that about a third of the additional calories provided by the sugar-sweetened... Read more
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BBC News
New agreement will allow US rice exports to Chinafor US exporters to protect against the introduction of certain pests to China.
BBC News / Posted 3 days ago
for US exporters to protect against the introduction of certain pests to China. USA Rice added it would work with the US Department of Agriculture (USDA) to make sure the industry complied with the rules. "We know China wants to send a team... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
USA Public Slam NZ Biotech Company"s GE Treesfaces near unanimous opposition to commercial deregulation of their genetically
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 3 days ago
faces near unanimous opposition to commercial deregulation of their genetically engineered eucalyptus trees. On 5 July, the US Department of Agriculture received an astounding 280,000 individual comments, as well as 500 organisations representing... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
Combining sugary drinks and high protein meals stores more fat, experts saythe two together impairs energy balance and causes the body to get fatter, say
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 4 days ago
the two together impairs energy balance and causes the body to get fatter, say scientists. Dr Shanon Casperson, from the US Department of Agriculture, said: "We found that about a third of the additional calories provided by the sugar-sweetened... Read more
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The News and Star
Combining sugary drinks and high protein meals stores more fat, experts saythe two together impairs energy balance and causes the body to get fatter, say
The News and Star / Posted 4 days ago
the two together impairs energy balance and causes the body to get fatter, say scientists. Dr Shanon Casperson, from the US Department of Agriculture, said: "We found that about a third of the additional calories provided by the sugar-sweetened... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
USA Public Slam NZ Biotech Company"s GE Treesfaces near unanimous opposition to commercial deregulation of their genetically
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 4 days ago
faces near unanimous opposition to commercial deregulation of their genetically engineered eucalyptus trees. On 5 July, the US Department of Agriculture received an astounding 280,000 individual comments, as well as 500 organisations representing... Read more
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heraldscotland
Brazil beef exports back in business - but for how long?Shipments to the US only account for around 3 per cent of the overall Brazilian
heraldscotland / Posted 4 days ago
Shipments to the US only account for around 3 per cent of the overall Brazilian export market. However, with the USDA (US Department of Agriculture) suggesting there is a system-wide problem in Brazilian meat inspections, the ban will likely... Read more
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Boston Globe
Animal advocates say removal of database hurts efforts to prevent abuseup with the Massachusetts Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals and
Boston Globe / Posted 5 days ago
up with the Massachusetts Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals and other animal welfare groups to sue the US Department of Agriculture, alleging that its removal of the reports has stymied the ability of independent groups to... Read more
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Weekly Times
Wheat cools off from highsNorthern Plains region of the US, was also down, but stayed at relatively high
Weekly Times / Posted 6 days ago
Northern Plains region of the US, was also down, but stayed at relatively high levels. These values found support from the US Department of Agriculture crop progress report this week, which showed only 34 per cent of the US spring wheat crop was... Read more
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iol.co.za
Egypt's wheat demand stay highwheat futures slipped 1.6 percent as of 4:29 a.m. local time. Prices dropped by
iol.co.za / Posted 11 days ago
wheat futures slipped 1.6 percent as of 4:29 a.m. local time. Prices dropped by as much as 3.3 percent Wednesday after a US Department of Agriculture report showed U.S. wheat production will be bigger than analysts expected. Egypt is closely... Read more
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WXIA-TV Atlanta
Former Gov. Perdue defends new school lunch rulessalt and increase whole grains in school lunches. Very shortly after former Ge
WXIA-TV Atlanta / Posted 12 days ago
salt and increase whole grains in school lunches. Very shortly after former Georgia Gov. Perdue was sworn in to lead the US Department of Agriculture, he led an effort to change school lunch standards. Perdue says the old standards were forcing... Read more
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Storm Lake Pilot-Tribune
Norris to run for governorrenewable energy opportunities. After serving in President Barack Obama�s Admin
Storm Lake Pilot-Tribune / Posted 14 days ago
renewable energy opportunities. After serving in President Barack Obama�s Administration, including chief-of-staff at the US Department of Agriculture, John and his family returned to Iowa. Today, John is a small business owner working on issues... Read more
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Sun Star
Biotechnology a key to food securitytool to complement with the existing solutions. Hence, Searca's push for “coexi
Sun Star / Posted 15 days ago
tool to complement with the existing solutions. Hence, Searca's push for “coexistence.” According to a report by the US Department of Agriculture Advisory Committee on Biotechnology and 21st Century Agriculture, coexistence “is the concurrent... Read more
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KTHV Little Rock
Love for farmers markets growing in central Arkansasmarket, but we will also be scheduling many other venues to be a part of it,” s
KTHV Little Rock / Posted 18 days ago
market, but we will also be scheduling many other venues to be a part of it,” said Benton Mayor David Mattingly. The US Department of Agriculture says Arkansas has more than 100 registered farmers markets and the U of A Division of... Read more
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Inquirier.net
PH ramps up organic rice exports(OCCP). It is also the first cooperative to be awarded a Certification of Envir
Inquirier.net / Posted 20 days ago
(OCCP). It is also the first cooperative to be awarded a Certification of Environmental Standards (Ceres). Its products are also certified organic by the National Organic program of the US Department of Agriculture. —MA. CASELDA D. CRUZ ADVERTISEM... Read more
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FOX 2 News St. Louis
Hemorrhoids: Dangers, treatments and preventiongrams a day, here are some tips to punch up your fiber intake: Eat a lot of fr
FOX 2 News St. Louis / Posted 20 days ago
grams a day, here are some tips to punch up your fiber intake: Eat a lot of fresh fruits and vegetables. According to the US Department of Agriculture, good veggie choices include lentils, which have 8 grams of fiber per half-cup; navy or kidney... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
North Cotabato cooperative ships organic rice to UAE, USStandards (Ceres), a European-based certifying body. It has been certified by
Manila Standard Today / Posted 20 days ago
Standards (Ceres), a European-based certifying body. It has been certified by the National Organic program of the US Department of Agriculture. In support to the co-op’s export bid, DA 12 Regional executive director Milagros Casis said... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
Hemorrhoids: Dangers, treatments, preventiongrams a day, here are some tips to punch up your fiber intake: Eat a lot of fr
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 20 days ago
grams a day, here are some tips to punch up your fiber intake: Eat a lot of fresh fruits and vegetables. According to the US Department of Agriculture, good veggie choices include lentils, which have 8 grams of fiber per half-cup; navy or kidney... Read more
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News 8000
Hemorrhoids: Dangers, treatments, preventiongrams a day, here are some tips to punch up your fiber intake: Eat a lot of fr
News 8000 / Posted 20 days ago
grams a day, here are some tips to punch up your fiber intake: Eat a lot of fresh fruits and vegetables. According to the US Department of Agriculture, good veggie choices include lentils, which have 8 grams of fiber per half-cup; navy or kidney... Read more
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KECI Missoula
Hemorrhoids: Dangers, treatments, preventiongrams a day, here are some tips to punch up your fiber intake: Eat a lot of fr
KECI Missoula / Posted 20 days ago
grams a day, here are some tips to punch up your fiber intake: Eat a lot of fresh fruits and vegetables. According to the US Department of Agriculture, good veggie choices include lentils, which have 8 grams of fiber per half-cup; navy or kidney... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
Hemorrhoids: Dangers, treatments, preventiongrams a day, here are some tips to punch up your fiber intake: Eat a lot of fr
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 20 days ago
grams a day, here are some tips to punch up your fiber intake: Eat a lot of fresh fruits and vegetables. According to the US Department of Agriculture, good veggie choices include lentils, which have 8 grams of fiber per half-cup; navy or kidney... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
Hemorrhoids: Dangers, treatments, preventiongrams a day, here are some tips to punch up your fiber intake: Eat a lot of fr
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 20 days ago
grams a day, here are some tips to punch up your fiber intake: Eat a lot of fresh fruits and vegetables. According to the US Department of Agriculture, good veggie choices include lentils, which have 8 grams of fiber per half-cup; navy or kidney... Read more
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The Borneo Post
CPO price to average at RM2,650 despite EU barrier2017 has already reflected the risk of a glut. “In addition, the latest demand
The Borneo Post / Posted 21 days ago
2017 has already reflected the risk of a glut. “In addition, the latest demand and supply forecasts for soybean by the US Department of Agriculture (USDA) are not bearish. The USDA has forecast global soybean production to fall by one per cent... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Trade agreement 'close' between Japan and EUin the past two years in the US, Europe and Oceania has helped push prices lowe
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 21 days ago
in the past two years in the US, Europe and Oceania has helped push prices lower and boosted imports, according to a recent US department of agriculture report. It also has lent urgency to the EU's efforts to win easier access to Japanese... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Trade agreement 'close' between Japan and EUin the past two years in the US, Europe and Oceania has helped push prices lowe
Irish Examiner / Posted 21 days ago
in the past two years in the US, Europe and Oceania has helped push prices lower and boosted imports, according to a recent US department of agriculture report. It also has lent urgency to the EU's efforts to win easier access to Japanese... Read more
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The Star
Rising output to weigh on CPO price outlookglobal oilseed production has been healthy underpinned by higher soybean produc
The Star / Posted 22 days ago
global oilseed production has been healthy underpinned by higher soybean production in Brazil and Argentina, according to US Department of Agriculture. Global stocks rose by 3.1 million tonnes to 93.2 million tonnes during the same... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Crops ‘hit the wall’ in dryfrom Brazil. The suspension will last until Brazil’s Ministry of Agriculture t
Daily Liberal / Posted 23 days ago
from Brazil. The suspension will last until Brazil’s Ministry of Agriculture takes corrective action satisfactory to the US Department of Agriculture. US officials have been testing 100 per cent of Brazilian beef since March and have rejected... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
New study in Baltimore finds larger mosquito populations in lower-income neighborhoodsstudy was made possible, in part, by support from the National Science Foundati
News-Medical-Net / Posted 24 days ago
study was made possible, in part, by support from the National Science Foundation, the Parks & People Foundation, the US Department of Agriculture, and the National Institutes of Health. It is a contribution to the Baltimore Ecosystem Study... Read more
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New York Post
EPA chief met with Dow CEO before deciding on chemical banby AP to provide details, Pruitt’s office responded with quotes from media rele
New York Post / Posted 26 days ago
by AP to provide details, Pruitt’s office responded with quotes from media releases from trade groups and the US Department of Agriculture attesting to the chemical’s usefulness to farmers, but did not offer scientific studies on its... Read more
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Business Wire
Forbes Ranks SWIIM in Top 25 Innovative Ag-Tech Companiesirrigation methods within an operation. "This has been a long road—over seven
Business Wire / Posted 26 days ago
irrigation methods within an operation. "This has been a long road—over seven years of research and development with the US Department of Agriculture, regional universities and other stakeholders. It took multiple years of working with the fine... Read more
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