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Ag Secretary Announces Investments to Promote Business Development, Create Jobs in 11 States
May 22 - Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack has announced that loans and grant funds will be provided to applicants in 11 states to support businesses, improve the quality of medical care and create... >>more
USDA Advisory Committee on Minority Farmers Seeks Nominations
May 22 - The U.S. Department of Agriculture recently published a Notice of Solicitation for nominations for its Advisory Committee on Minority Farmers for two-year membership terms in the Federal... >>more
15 Questions to Ask Before Purchasing Farmland
May 21 - The increase in crop and livestock prices have generated significant profits for many farmers, which some are using to buy additional land. Growing demand has driven land values to record... >>more
Premium Standard Farms Changes Company Name to Murphy-Brown of Missouri
May 21 - Premium Standard Farms LLC, a unit of Smithfield Foods Inc. (NYSE: SFD) hog production subsidiary, Murphy-Brown LLC, has changed its name to Murphy-Brown of Missouri LLC, effective... >>more
Rural Mainstreet Economy Advances; Farmland Price Growth Slows
May 17 - Growth strengthened for the Rural Mainstreet economy over the past month according to the May survey of bank CEOs in a 10-state area.
Overall: The Rural Mainstreet... >>more