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Dayton Daily News
Local farmland values drop 24 percent, lowering tax billsand other factors — was put in place in 1973 to tax farmland differently in ord
Dayton Daily News / Posted 6 hours ago
and other factors — was put in place in 1973 to tax farmland differently in order to preserve it, said Joe Cornely, Ohio Farm Bureau spokesman. “You could make more money off your ground if you sold your farm ground to a developer and they put... Read more
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FOX 59 Indianapolis
Here’s what to watch for as the Colts take on the Browns Sundaythe winner is: Colts 20, Browns 13. This in part is because things figure to ge
FOX 59 Indianapolis / Posted yesterday
the winner is: Colts 20, Browns 13. This in part is because things figure to get mighty uncomfortable at the Farm Bureau Insurance Football Center if Indy falls to 0-3. One thing owner Jim Irsay detests is having his horseshoe... Read more
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The Monroe Evening News
Tom Woelmer Farm Bureau urges all sources of algae blooms in Lake Erie be probed— Agricultural runoff is not the only cause of harmful algae blooms in Lake Eri
The Monroe Evening News / Posted yesterday
— Agricultural runoff is not the only cause of harmful algae blooms in Lake Erie, says the Monroe County Farm Bureau. There are other means of non-point source pollution in the lake, including wastewater treatment deposits,... Read more
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The Journal-Standard
News & Views: Great food, fellowship at Farm-to-Table DinnerFarms of Pearl City for hosting our Nutrient Management Field Day, part of the
The Journal-Standard / Posted yesterday
Farms of Pearl City for hosting our Nutrient Management Field Day, part of the 4R4U partnership between Stephenson County Farm Bureau and Stephenson Service Co. The Bremmers put in a corn nitrogen rate comparison plot contrasting rates of 0, 50,... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
National Farm Safety and Health Week underwayHarvest season is underway and this week is National Farm Safety and Health Wee
WGEM Quincy / Posted yesterday
Harvest season is underway and this week is National Farm Safety and Health Week. The Adams County Farm Bureau said farmers need to make sure they are staying hydrated while working long hours and to be aware of their surroundings. The manager at... Read more
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SaukValley.com
High court deals another blow to Clean Line projectwon’t have the right to acquire property through eminent domain. The Illinois
SaukValley.com / Posted yesterday
won’t have the right to acquire property through eminent domain. The Illinois Landowners Alliance, along with the Illinois Farm Bureau and ComEd, have been fighting the $1.8 billion project in court since plans began 7 years ago. “We have firmly... Read more
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Bureau County Republican
FFA members help at Bureau County FairMembers from the LaMoille FFA worked the Bureau County Fair at the Bureau Count
Bureau County Republican / Posted yesterday
Members from the LaMoille FFA worked the Bureau County Fair at the Bureau County Farm Bureau booth as “Farmers for a Day.” Members worked with little ones on digging up potatoes, milking the cow, picking apples, picking eggs and other activities at... Read more
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MLive.com
Hot weather poses threat to Michigan apple harvestgrowers, particularly those who are harvesting sensitive varieties like Honeycr
MLive.com / Posted 2 days ago
growers, particularly those who are harvesting sensitive varieties like Honeycrisp, Sweet Tango, and Goldens. Michigan Farm Bureau Horticultural Specialist Kevin Robson said Michigan's apple growing belt is seeing record temperatures over 90... Read more
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MLive.com
No new farm rules in EPA Lake Erie toxic algae bloom planpropose any new regulations. Neither does Ohio's. No new federal rules or regul
MLive.com / Posted 2 days ago
propose any new regulations. Neither does Ohio's. No new federal rules or regulations are being proposed, Wortman said. Farm bureaus in Michigan and Ohio like the voluntary approach. "We appreciate that EPA's national plan incorporates the work... Read more
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KTIV Sioux City
Ibach Receiving Letter of Support from Nebraska Farm Bureau on USDA Nominationfor an administrative role in the U.S. Department of Agriculture. And now he h
KTIV Sioux City / Posted 2 days ago
for an administrative role in the U.S. Department of Agriculture. And now he has the full backing of the Nebraska Farm Bureau. The White House announced President Donald Trump's nomination of Greg Ibach to serve as the Undersecretary for... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Ag Commissioner Sid Miller’s agency collected millions more in fees than is spent, audit sayswas directing his staff to find cuts in fees due to “the efficiencies and cost
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 2 days ago
was directing his staff to find cuts in fees due to “the efficiencies and cost savings under his administration.” Texas Farm Bureau spokesman Gene Hall said that “any reduction in fees is a good idea.” “As users of those services, we definitely... Read more
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Crestview News Bulletin
SCHOOL SCOOPS: Saint Mary School off to fast startfall symposium, “Geography 2050: The Future of Mobility,” in November at Columb
Crestview News Bulletin / Posted 2 days ago
fall symposium, “Geography 2050: The Future of Mobility,” in November at Columbia University in New York City. The Florida Farm Bureau Speech Contest in the Walton School District took place earlier this month, with competitors from Freeport, South... Read more
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Santa Rosa Press Gazette
SCHOOL SCOOPS: Saint Mary School off to fast startfall symposium, “Geography 2050: The Future of Mobility,” in November at Columb
Santa Rosa Press Gazette / Posted 2 days ago
fall symposium, “Geography 2050: The Future of Mobility,” in November at Columbia University in New York City. The Florida Farm Bureau Speech Contest in the Walton School District took place earlier this month, with competitors from Freeport, South... Read more
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Northwest Florida Daily News
SCHOOL SCOOPS: Saint Mary School off to fast startfall symposium, “Geography 2050: The Future of Mobility,” in November at Columb
Northwest Florida Daily News / Posted 2 days ago
fall symposium, “Geography 2050: The Future of Mobility,” in November at Columbia University in New York City. The Florida Farm Bureau Speech Contest in the Walton School District took place earlier this month, with competitors from Freeport, South... Read more
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The Toledo Blade
Restoration of historic Great Black Swamp could help save Lake Eriehis theory before trying to deploy it on a large scale. The idea was immediate
The Toledo Blade / Posted 2 days ago
his theory before trying to deploy it on a large scale. The idea was immediately met with skepticism by Joe Cornerly, Ohio Farm Bureau Federation spokesman, who called it “a pretty dramatic vision” and raised multiple questions about it. Meanwhile,... Read more
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The Gilmer Mirror
Joe Dodd opens Clients First Insurance - New Agency Opens in Historic Strand Building Gilmer TX September 19 2017– Veteran insurance agent Joe Dodd has opened a new insurance agency on the square in Gilmer. Clients First Insurance opened Thursda...opportunity to be an independent agent after spending my first seven years in t
The Gilmer Mirror / Posted 2 days ago
opportunity to be an independent agent after spending my first seven years in the industry as a captive agent with Texas Farm Bureau,” said Dodd. “I knew that if I ever opened an agency of my own that it would be as an independent agent. The... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Detroit Pistons' Reggie Jackson: Foundation 'about leaving a legacy'The Detroit Pistons and Farm Bureau Insurance teamed up to create a library for
Detroit Free Press / Posted 2 days ago
The Detroit Pistons and Farm Bureau Insurance teamed up to create a library for students attending J.E. Clark Preparatory Academy in the Detroit Public Schools Community District. Lori Higgins/Detroit Free Press Reggie Jackson’s foundation already... Read more
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Santa Rosa Press Gazette
Santa Rosa County Farm Tour returns in Octoberagencies and businesses include: UF-IFAS Extension Santa Rosa County Blackwat
Santa Rosa Press Gazette / Posted 2 days ago
agencies and businesses include: UF-IFAS Extension Santa Rosa County Blackwater Soil & Water Conservation District Farm Bureau Insurance Farm Credit of Northwest Florida Florida Farm Bureau Resource Management Service LLC Three Rivers... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
After 7 years without a library, Detroit school gets one with Pistons' helpThe Detroit Pistons and Farm Bureau Insurance teamed up to create a library for
Detroit Free Press / Posted 2 days ago
The Detroit Pistons and Farm Bureau Insurance teamed up to create a library for students attending J.E. Clark Preparatory Academy in the Detroit Public Schools Community District. Lori Higgins/Detroit Free Press The sixth-grade girls weren't quite... Read more
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Lake County Journal
Festival this weekend to celebrate Lake County’s agricultural heritageOn Ice pumpkin carving create display pieces. Educational attractions include
Lake County Journal / Posted 3 days ago
On Ice pumpkin carving create display pieces. Educational attractions include “Ag Adventure” presented by the Lake County Farm Bureau; Lake County Beekeepers; and live music, a beer garden, food vendors, children’s activities, the Silly String... Read more
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Bay Weekly
50 Ways to Leave Your Summerand brewers. Oct. 12, with cocktails at 4:30pm, dinner at 6pm. Briscoe Farm, St
Bay Weekly / Posted 3 days ago
and brewers. Oct. 12, with cocktails at 4:30pm, dinner at 6pm. Briscoe Farm, St. Leonard; $165 benefits Calvert County Farm Bureau youth leadership programs: www.calvertfarmbureau.com/ 22 Quiet Waters Art@the Park Six dozen artists show their... Read more
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Newton Daily News
Third annual downtown Fall Fest set for Tuesdayand games to kids and adults alike. For more information about the event, visi
Newton Daily News / Posted 3 days ago
and games to kids and adults alike. For more information about the event, visit Newton Main Street or Jasper County Iowa Farm Bureau on Facebook. You may also contact Trish at the Newton Farm Bureau office 641-792-6253 or... Read more
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KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau
Bloomfield, MO farm family awardedCouncil awarded the family the Missouri Century Farm designation. The Missouri
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted 4 days ago
Council awarded the family the Missouri Century Farm designation. The Missouri Century Farm awards families who have continuously owned a Missouri farm for a century. This aware is in cooperation with University of Missouri and Missouri Farm Bure... Read more
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FOX 17 Grand Rapids
East Kentwood football coach named Coach of the Week by the Detroit Lionsfootball coach has been named the Detroit Lions Coach of the Week. Tony Kimbro
FOX 17 Grand Rapids / Posted 4 days ago
football coach has been named the Detroit Lions Coach of the Week. Tony Kimbrough of East Kentwood is the week four 2017 Farm Bureau Insurance of Michigan High School Football Coach of the Week. The Falcons are 4-0 on the season. Kimbrough is in... Read more
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The Journal-Standard
SCFB, Union Dairy to sponsor classic tractor caravanFREEPORT — The Stephenson County Farm Bureau and Union Dairy will sponsor the T
The Journal-Standard / Posted 4 days ago
FREEPORT — The Stephenson County Farm Bureau and Union Dairy will sponsor the Town & Country Classic Tractor Caravan on Sept. 23. At about 12:30 p.m., the tractors will arrive at Union Dairy, 126 E. Douglas St., for lunch and a tractor show from... Read more
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Havre Daily News
MSU College of Agriculture seeks steer donations for student programto the program allow students to travel and compete at national level and atten
Havre Daily News / Posted 4 days ago
to the program allow students to travel and compete at national level and attend statewide events, such as the Montana Farm Bureau Convention and the Montana Stockgrowers Association meetings. Donated steers directly impact students,... Read more
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The Coldwater Daily Reporter
Concerns with DEQ shared at annual Farm Bureau meetingChristyTDR COLDWATER — Dozens of Branch County farmers and guests gathered for
The Coldwater Daily Reporter / Posted 4 days ago
ChristyTDR COLDWATER — Dozens of Branch County farmers and guests gathered for the annual Branch County Farm Bureau’s annual meeting Monday at the Dearth Center in Coldwater. Executive Board President Brian AcMoody welcomed the... Read more
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Daytona Beach News-Journal
News of Record for Wednesday, Sept. 20, 2017L. Price, enforcement of sale; American Builders & Contractors Supply Co. Inc.
Daytona Beach News-Journal / Posted 4 days ago
L. Price, enforcement of sale; American Builders & Contractors Supply Co. Inc. v. Thomas Lagalle, real property; Virginia Farm Bureau Town & County Insurance v. Branden Glene Stene, auto negligence; Ditech Financial LLC v. Ella L. Skolnick, real... Read more
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Nevada Daily Mail
Lura Jean (Wilson) Zinnturned 18. They were united in marriage on Sept. 6, 1953, two weeks after her b
Nevada Daily Mail / Posted 4 days ago
turned 18. They were united in marriage on Sept. 6, 1953, two weeks after her birthday. Jean worked for a short time with Farm Bureau as office support/bookkeeper. Two years into the marriage their first child was born. Jean then began to work... Read more
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KXXV Waco
Texas Farm Bureau screens Food Evolution documentaryThe Texas Farm Bureau is teaching people more about the food they eat with the
KXXV Waco / Posted 4 days ago
The Texas Farm Bureau is teaching people more about the food they eat with the power of movies. The bureau held a screening of the movie Food Evolution at their state headquarters in Waco Tuesday. The movie detailed the controversy surrounding... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Governor ordered 'freeze on any and all' insurance rate hikes. But it's not that simplerate hikes approved before the emergency order for customers of Privilege Under
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 4 days ago
rate hikes approved before the emergency order for customers of Privilege Underwriters, Southern Oak Insurance Co., Florida Farm Bureau Casualty, and Hartford Insurance Co. of the Midwest from taking effect during the emergency period. Those... Read more
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WGN Radio Chicago
City Club of Chicago: House Republican Leader Jim Durkinhas earned him several honors. In 2016, the Builders Association named him Legi
WGN Radio Chicago / Posted 5 days ago
has earned him several honors. In 2016, the Builders Association named him Legislator of the Year, and the Illinois Farm Bureau awarded him a Friend of Agriculture. In 2015, the Illinois Association of Park Districts named him Outstanding... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Namedropperof Brianna Smarkusky, Jeff Frank, Sickler’s Home Supply Inc., Mike Goodwin, Her
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 5 days ago
of Brianna Smarkusky, Jeff Frank, Sickler’s Home Supply Inc., Mike Goodwin, Herron Lumber Co., Wyoming-Lackawanna County Farm Bureau, and David and Jim Priestner also donated to create the stand. Kaelyn, Toni and Riley, along with Morgan... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
News - The Times-Tribuneof Brianna Smarkusky, Jeff Frank, Sickler’s Home Supply Inc., Mike Goodwin, Her
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 5 days ago
of Brianna Smarkusky, Jeff Frank, Sickler’s Home Supply Inc., Mike Goodwin, Herron Lumber Co., Wyoming-Lackawanna County Farm Bureau, and David and Jim Priestner also donated to create the stand. Kaelyn, Toni and Riley, along with Morgan... Read more
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Northwest Herald
Head out to McHenry County Farm Stroll Sept. 2412 farms throughout McHenry County. This event would not be possible without t
Northwest Herald / Posted 5 days ago
12 farms throughout McHenry County. This event would not be possible without the expertise of Dan Volkers (McHenry County Farm Bureau manager) and James Reeves (University of Illinois Extension director). These men were instrumental in the... Read more
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Waxahachie Daily Light
ARNOLD: Gulf Coast livestock producers need help tooprivate agencies including, Texas Animal Health Commission (TAHC), Texas and So
Waxahachie Daily Light / Posted 6 days ago
private agencies including, Texas Animal Health Commission (TAHC), Texas and Southwestern Cattle Raisers (TSCRA), and Texas Farm Bureau just to name a few. Livestock Supply Points and Livestock Shelters have been set up along the coastal region to... Read more
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The Toledo Blade
Lucas Co. auditor offers tips on farmland valueRd. - Oct. 12 at 6:30 p.m.: Oregon Administration. Building, 5330 Seaman Rd.
The Toledo Blade / Posted 6 days ago
Rd. - Oct. 12 at 6:30 p.m.: Oregon Administration. Building, 5330 Seaman Rd. Joe Cornely, spokesman for the Ohio Farm Bureau Federation, said valuations on farmlands have increased, causing property taxes to skyrocket by as much as 300... Read more
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The Journal-Standard
News & Views: 'Church Basement Ladies' hits a home runtrips and more can be found at stephensoncfb.org, where you can keep up on all
The Journal-Standard / Posted 7 days ago
trips and more can be found at stephensoncfb.org, where you can keep up on all that’s happening with the Stephenson County Farm Bureau. Milestone birthday Andrea and I enjoyed spending Sept. 9-10 with my father, Howard, at his Knoxville,... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
UI's endowment-farm policy has deep rootsoperations. "When that change occurred, it just upset a lot of people," said C
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 7 days ago
operations. "When that change occurred, it just upset a lot of people," said Chris Magnuson, spokesman for the Illinois Farm Bureau. "I'd say there would be strong support for how this change is being made." Magnuson and others credit Kim... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
People with special needs getting jobs, growing through farm programor tailor a plan to their needs. The farm relies on those sales, donations and
Daily Chronicle / Posted 8 days ago
or tailor a plan to their needs. The farm relies on those sales, donations and community groups such as the DeKalb County Farm Bureau, DeKalb County Community Foundation, Doug and Lynn Roberts Family Foundation and the DeKalb County Mental Health... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
People with special needs getting jobs, growing through farm programtailor a plan to their needs. The farm relies on those sales, donations and co
Daily Chronicle / Posted 8 days ago
tailor a plan to their needs. The farm relies on those sales, donations and community groups such as the DeKalb County Farm Bureau, DeKalb County Community Foundation, Doug and Lynn Roberts Family Foundation and the DeKalb County Mental Health... Read more
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Northwest Herald
Cows, chickens, alpacas, oh my. Visit 12 McHenry County farms at annual Strollthe Farm Stroll as part of the University of Illinois Extension McHenry County
Northwest Herald / Posted 8 days ago
the Farm Stroll as part of the University of Illinois Extension McHenry County Master Gardeners. The McHenry County Farm Bureau also hosts the event, which drew an average of about 450 people a farm last year. “That’s why it’s free,” she... Read more
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Northwest Herald
Cows, chickens, aplacas, oh my. Visit 12 McHenry County farms at annual Strollthe Farm Stroll as part of the University of Illinois Extension McHenry County
Northwest Herald / Posted 8 days ago
the Farm Stroll as part of the University of Illinois Extension McHenry County Master Gardeners. The McHenry County Farm Bureau also hosts the event, which drew an average of about 450 people a farm last year. “That’s why it’s free,” she... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Many ways we'll end up paying for Hurricane Irmathe state’s second-largest industry after tourism, are expected to be in the bi
Detroit Free Press / Posted 9 days ago
the state’s second-largest industry after tourism, are expected to be in the billions of dollars, according to the Florida Farm Bureau. The social services community, including food pantries, are likely to be stretched, as more people seek... Read more
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FOX 59 Indianapolis
Colts haven’t announced starting QB, but watch for Jacoby Brissettoffense, it’s still better to keep the opposition wondering. Everybody on the
FOX 59 Indianapolis / Posted 9 days ago
offense, it’s still better to keep the opposition wondering. Everybody on the football side at the Colts’ Indiana Farm Bureau Football Center undoubtedly knows what’s going on. While Pagano and the players have refused to offer insight to... Read more
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WPXI Pittsburgh
Florida agriculture losses after Hurricane Irma are ‘a real gut punch'down. Statewide, the total agricultural cost of the storm will be in the billi
WPXI Pittsburgh / Posted 9 days ago
down. Statewide, the total agricultural cost of the storm will be in the billions, informal estimates suggest, the Florida Farm Bureau Federation said Thursday. Irma’s winds and rains caused widespread destruction of crops, buildings, fencing and... Read more
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The Journal-Standard
Stephenson County Farm Bureau to host free health programFREEPORT — The Stephenson County Farm Bureau, 210 W. Spring St., will host a fr
The Journal-Standard / Posted 9 days ago
FREEPORT — The Stephenson County Farm Bureau, 210 W. Spring St., will host a free health program from 9 a.m. to noon Sept. 16. Four speakers will address health issues. Kevin Thomas of Lantern Therapy Services will address mental health issues with... Read more
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KAIT Jonesboro
Miss Craighead County Rice 2017 reveals signature dishdifferent rice dishes at a rice-tasting event on Saturday, Sept. 30 from 7 a.m.
KAIT Jonesboro / Posted 9 days ago
different rice dishes at a rice-tasting event on Saturday, Sept. 30 from 7 a.m. until 1 p.m. at the ASU Farmers' Market. Farm Bureau is a sponsor of Miss Craighead County Rice. If you'd like to make her signature dish, there's a copy of the... Read more
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La Junta Tribune-Democrat
Farmers laud book for documenting hardshipswill grow, that limits the value of your property,” he said. D’Elgin’s book is
La Junta Tribune-Democrat / Posted 9 days ago
will grow, that limits the value of your property,” he said. D’Elgin’s book is popular among members of the Weld County Farm Bureau, who have also shared it with legislators, according to Bob Winter, of Windsor, the group’s past... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Florida agriculture losses after Hurricane Irma ‘a real gut punch'down. Statewide, the total agricultural cost of the storm will be in the billi
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 9 days ago
down. Statewide, the total agricultural cost of the storm will be in the billions, informal estimates suggest, the Florida Farm Bureau Federation said Thursday. Irma’s winds and rains caused widespread destruction of crops, buildings, fencing and... Read more
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