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Secretary Vilsack Launches USDA "StrikeForce" Initiative to Boost Rural Economic Growth
March 27 - Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack has announced that the U.S. Department of Agriculture will launch its "StrikeForce" initiative in 10 additional states. The primary goal of the... >>more
USDA Announces No Marketing Quota for 2014 Wheat Crop
March 27 - The U.S. Department of Agriculture has announced that no marketing quota will be in effect for the 2014 wheat crop, a declaration required by current circumstances.
The Food, Conservation... >>more
Rural Mainstreet Hiring Rate Back to Pre-recession Levels
March 26 - Growth continued for the Rural Mainstreet economy during March according to the latest survey of bank CEOs in a 10-state area.
Overall: The Rural Mainstreet Index,... >>more
Wilbur-Ellis Company Acquires Chester Farm Service Corp. in South Dakota
March 26 - Wilbur-Ellis Company, a leader in crop production technology and the distribution and marketing of plant protection, seed and nutritional products, has acquired the assets of Chester Farm... >>more
DTN/Progressive Farmer Release Ag Confidence Index Results
March 26 - Farmers are feeling less optimistic about the ag economy than they did after last year's harvest, according to the latest results of the DTN/The Progressive Farmer Agriculture Confidence... >>more