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Presidential debate touches on trade and regulations

| September 28, 2016

Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton talked trade as one of the topics of the first Presidential debate on Monday night.

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State ag directors say next farm bill could provide relief

| September 27, 2016

A group of state agriculture directors says the next farm bill could offer relief to farmers in the midst of lower commodity prices and lower farm income.

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Chance for TPP passage slim

| September 26, 2016

Vice President Joe Biden said last week the chances for Congress to approve the Trans-Pacific Partnership trade deal were slim.

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Sorghum a significant factor in U.S. biofuels

| September 26, 2016

The National Sorghum Producers took part in the 2016 Growth Energy Advocacy Conference in Washington, D.C. this month. Jesse McCurry is a regional director for the National Sorghum Producers. He explains the role sorghum plays in biofuels.

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Slim chance USDA will change corn yield or acreage

| September 25, 2016

Barring a weather catastrophe in the United States, there isn’t much that’s likely to change USDA’s corn production calculation.

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Soil, water, wildlife conservation program for farmers, ranchers

| September 24, 2016

According to a recent news release the USDA Natural Resources Conservation Service has a new program for farmers and ranchers interested in soil, water and wildlife conservation.

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Farm groups cautious of merger trend

| September 21, 2016

Farm groups are showing caution regarding the recent merger and acquisition trend in the agriculture industry, while companies included in the trend say innovation will benefit from the changes.

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Higher ethanol blends improve engine performance

| September 21, 2016

Ethanol industry leaders converged on Capitol Hill this week to spread awareness as part of the 2016 Growth Energy Advocacy Conference.

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K-State’s Beef Cattle Institute develops pregnancy analytics mobile app

| September 21, 2016

Thanks to a new app, producers and veterinarians can now manage cattle pregnancy diagnosis information directly on their phone or tablet.

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