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Labor contractor fined $105,000 for no license
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OTHELLO, Wash. — A farm labor contractor has been fined $105,000 for allegedly operating without a license by the state Department of Labor & Industries. The fine, issued to Agri Aide of Othello, is the largest ever levied against a farm labor contractor by the department, a department ne www.capitalpress.com/Busine...
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Antarctica is getting a farm that can grow produce even when it's -100 degrees Fahrenheit outside — take a look
Antarctica is getting a farm that can grow produce even when its 100 degrees fahrenheit outside  take a look
Engineers at the German Aerospace Center (GAC) are building an indoor farm that will harvest produce in Antarctica even when it's freezing outside. uk.businessinsider.com/anta...
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Farmers say Monsanto's pesticide drifted from nearby farms and killed their crops. Now they need Monsanto seeds to fix them.
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The dicamba saga continues. www.motherjones.com/food/20...
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Stone inscription links Turkey state farm to Roman era agriculture
Stone inscription links turkey state farm to roman era agriculture 1507917455713
Historians discovered a stone embellishing Konya Agricultural Administration's garden ties to the plot of land to another state farm from the Roman... www.dailysabah.com/history/...
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Rising From The Ashes: A Story of Farmers Helping Farmers
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After wildfires devastated farmlands in 4 states early 2017, Farmers Helping Farmers banded together to help those in need with hay donations, feed, and more. myfarmlife.com/crops/rising...
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Puerto Rico’s Agriculture and Farmers Decimated by Maria
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Hurricane Maria’s barrage took out entire plantations and destroyed crops and livestock across the island. The storm knocked out about 80 percent of its crops. www.nytimes.com/2017/09/24/...
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Monsanto banned from European parliament
MEPs withdraw parliamentary access after the firm shunned a hearing into allegations that it unduly influenced studies into the safety of glyphosate used in its RoundUp weedkiller www.theguardian.com/environ...
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These Solar Farms Have A Secret Hiding Under Them: Mushrooms" data-reactid="11
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Small farmers in Japan hope the tactic will help stabilize their incomes by letting them sell both energy and produce.
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Mysterious Poop Foam Causes Explosions on Hog Farms
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Scientists have no idea what's causing the buildup of this dangerous and disgusting substance. www.motherjones.com/food/20...
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Bayer and Ginkgo Bioworks join forces for sustainable agriculture, forming new company with USD 100 million Series A
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LEVERKUSEN, Germany and BOSTON, Sept. 14, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Bayer and Ginkgo Bioworks will create a new company... www.prnewswire.com/news-rel...