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Farmers and ranchers must have access to fixed and mobile broadband to be more efficient, economical and environmentally responsible, the American Farm Bureau Federation said in recent comments on the Rural Utility Service’s e-Connectivity Pilot Program.
Author: AFBA
Posted: September 19, 2018, 12:23 am
Harvest numbers continue to roll in. USDA’s September 17 Crop Progress report indicates 9 percent of the U.S. corn crop has been harvested, up 2 percentage points from last year and up 3 percentage points from the five-year average.
Author: AFBA
Posted: September 18, 2018, 9:17 pm
Over the last 10 days, USDA’s Agricultural Marketing Service has been making pre-solicitation announcements for trade mitigation purchases.
Author: AFBA
Posted: September 17, 2018, 11:34 pm

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Pollinator habitat installed by Illinois farmers and others gives the travelers a food source and a better chance of reaching their destination thousands of miles to the south.
Posted: September 19, 2018, 1:04 am
7 tips to help you be aware of your surroundings if there's a chance you could be working near electricity or a natural gas pipeline.
Posted: September 19, 2018, 12:58 am
Doggett spent 11 years as a lobbyist at AFBF before joining corn growers group.
Posted: September 19, 2018, 12:56 am



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