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Washington, D.C. Impact of sequester cuts lost in hoopla

Friday, November 1, 2013

Economists concerned about slashes in local, state-level statistical data.

The best movies about farmers

Friday, November 1, 2013

Though movies don’t often feature farmers or farms, agriculture has had some nods from Hollywood in the past. Some of the movies that are farm-centric may not be the gigantic and special effects-motivated summer blockbuster like The Dark Knight or Marvel’s: The Avengers, but they’re good entertainment.

Dodge donates $1 million to FFA, compiles book with farming photos

Thursday, October 31, 2013

Donation stems from views of Paul Harvey “Farmer” advertisement after Super Bowl airing.

Fertilizer prices: Many factors to consider

Thursday, October 31, 2013

Many factors will influence fertilizer prices this fall, into 2014

Five Halloween symbols deconstructed

Thursday, October 31, 2013

People familiar with Halloween know that certain animals, symbols and imagery are commonly used as decorations, with a goal of setting a mysterious and frightful scene. But some of these same items are far more innocuous when examined after Halloween has come and gone.

New Frontier Academy: New school, new opportunity

Thursday, October 31, 2013

The Next Frontier Academy will help students gather the same skills as leadership and entrepreneurship by using the agriculture industry to grow those skills.

Set the stage for Halloween with classic horror films

Thursday, October 31, 2013

Horror is in the air come Halloween. For those who enjoy a good fright, watching a scary flick with a bucket of popcorn in hand can be just the trick.

Farming cockroaches? Little bugs could become big business

Wednesday, October 30, 2013

China’s cockroach industry is booming, but the country’s affinity for the insect is spreading worldwide.

How to rid your home of drafts

Tuesday, October 29, 2013

Drafts are often small cracks around windows and doors, but there are many other places where drafts can form. Knowing some of the less visible spots where drafts come from may help you to seal out unwanted cold air more effectively.

U.S. House approves bill to fund Army Corps water projects

Tuesday, October 29, 2013

The U.S. House of Representatives approved legislation Oct. 23 to authorize the Army Corps of Engineers to continue developing and maintaining infrastructure for the nation’s ports and waterways, while also supporting flood control and environmental restoration.

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