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Sportsmen and Conservationists Side Against Trump Decision on Sage Grouse – DTN

Sportsmen and Conservationists Side Against Trump Decision on Sage Grouse – DTN

👤By Chris Clayton, DTN Ag Policy Editor 🕔Oct 10, 2017

Leaders for sportsmen’s and conservation groups in Western states are becoming more critical over the Trump administration’s decision last week to reopen a protection agreement for the greater sage grouse in 11 states. After months of internal discussions, the Department

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Herbicide-Resistant Kochia: Research Indicates the Importance of Early Season Control

Herbicide-Resistant Kochia: Research Indicates the Importance of Early Season Control

👤From Cambridge University Press 🕔Sep 19, 2017

Researchers writing in the latest edition of the journal Weed Science are providing new insights into the control of herbicide-resistant kochia, a weed that competes with both dryland and irrigated crops across the Great Plains states.

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Montana: 4 Counties Added to Drought Disaster List

Montana: 4 Counties Added to Drought Disaster List

👤From USDA 🕔Sep 5, 2017

In response to a request from Amy Webbink, Farm Service Agency’s (FSA) acting State Executive Director in Montana, the U.S. Department of Agriculture has designated Carter, Chouteau, Hill and Powder River counties in Montana as primary natural disaster areas due

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South Dakota: Butte County Designated Natural Disaster Area from Drought

South Dakota: Butte County Designated Natural Disaster Area from Drought

👤From USDA 🕔Aug 29, 2017

In response to a request from Jamie White, Farm Service Agency’s (FSA) acting State Executive Director in South Dakota, the U.S. Department of Agriculture has designated Butte County in South Dakota as primary natural disaster areas due to a recent

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South Dakota: 15 Counties Designated Natural Disaster Areas from Drought

South Dakota: 15 Counties Designated Natural Disaster Areas from Drought

👤From USDA 🕔Aug 9, 2017

In response to a request from Jamie White, Farm Service Agency’s (FSA) acting State Executive Director in South Dakota, the U.S. Department of Agriculture has designated 15 counties in South Dakota as primary natural disaster areas due to losses and

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U.S. Court of Appeals Rules Gray Wolf is Protected Despite Farm, Ranch Losses – DTN

U.S. Court of Appeals Rules Gray Wolf is Protected Despite Farm, Ranch Losses – DTN

👤By Todd Neeley, DTN Staff Reporter 🕔Aug 8, 2017

Though farmers in the upper Midwest continue to fend off the gray wolf from harming livestock, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit on Tuesday reversed efforts by former President Barack Obama’s administration to remove the

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Ag Bankers Nervous, 4th Year of Cash Flow Bleed – DTN

Ag Bankers Nervous, 4th Year of Cash Flow Bleed – DTN

👤By Elizabeth Williams DTN Special Correspondent 🕔Jun 23, 2017

The winter/spring of 2017 did not see the financial shake-out many financial experts expected after 3 consecutive years of declining net farm income. In fact, lenders and other ag industry representatives at the Kansas City Federal Reserve Bank’s annual Ag Symposium

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Farm Business: Does Cutting Your Expenses Mean Giving Up Health Insurance? – DTN

Farm Business: Does Cutting Your Expenses Mean Giving Up Health Insurance? – DTN

👤By Marcia Zarley Taylor DTN Executive Editor 🕔Jan 25, 2017

During year-end meetings with farm clients, Minneapolis-based consultant Rod Mauszycki, heard farmers pose a question the veteran tax adviser had never heard before, “What’s the penalty for not carrying health insurance next year?”   “Many farm families are getting charged

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Endangered Species Act Under Fire By 14 States Asking for Repeal of 2 Rules – DTN

Endangered Species Act Under Fire By 14 States Asking for Repeal of 2 Rules – DTN

👤By Todd Neeley, DTN Staff Reporter 🕔Jan 20, 2017

Fourteen states are seizing the moment in asking the Trump administration in a letter this week to repeal two new Endangered Species Act rules they say are costly to farmers and ranchers in their states. The attorneys general of Alabama,

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South Dakota: 3 Counties Designated Drought Disaster Areas

South Dakota: 3 Counties Designated Drought Disaster Areas

👤From USDA 🕔Jul 28, 2016

USDA has designated Butte, Custer and Harding counties in South Dakota as primary natural disaster areas due to damages and losses caused by a recent drought. “Our hearts go out to those South Dakota farmers and ranchers affected by recent

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