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Wednesday, October 18, 2017 - 4:00am
FAO and Bioversity International, the IITA and the World Banana Forum launched a global programme requiring $98 million to contain and manage a new strain – Tropical Race 4 (TR4) – of Fusarium wilt, an insidious banana-killing disease that can last for years in soils.
Tuesday, October 17, 2017 - 12:30pm
With the USDA report behind us, what should we be looking for from the grain markets?
Tuesday, October 17, 2017 - 12:27pm

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Administration Chooses Corporate Profit Over Family Farmers

This is truly a sad day for American farmers. Without the Farmer Fair Practices Interim Final Rule on... Read More
Tuesday, October 17, 2017 - 2:30am
Pineapple ~ 1810 Wilhelm Natural History Botanical Prints This Tuesday news thread is a weekly feature here at Big Picture Agriculture. Readers, stay tuned for a "surprise" related to me providing a new resource for agricultural news — to be announced within the week. This Is A Good Time To... Read More
Tuesday, October 17, 2017 - 12:00am
When third-grader Anna McCloud learned the name of a bird flying near her school in Lafayette, Indiana, she was somewhat astounded.
Monday, October 16, 2017 - 6:17pm

Trump administration looking to dismantle Canadian dairy program.

Monday, October 16, 2017 - 3:18pm

Online job ads can be a wonderful tool if done correctly. 

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Monday, October 16, 2017 - 11:34am

Working in an environment where co-workers can rely upon one another and are confident in each other’s abilities is very rewarding.

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Monday, October 16, 2017 - 12:00am
Non-profit organizations and governments in countries around the world make direct payments to people in return for socially responsible behavior, but there is limited collaboration between those pushing primarily for improved living conditions and those pursuing environmental sustainability.
Sunday, October 15, 2017 - 2:30am
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