Market to Market June 9, 2000 (#2539)
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Chemical free grain Co-oP finds niche
(Jun 9, 2000) "Value-added" and "vertical integration" are phrases often heard on "Market to Market." They describe the business ventures undertaken by farmers in the interest of economic survival.
Wheat prices slump as harvest continues
(Jun 9, 2000) THE UNHAPPY WINTER WHEAT HARVEST IS MAKING ITS WAY NORTH AND AT LAST REPORT IS 8 PERCENT COMPLETE.
Government Agricultural Price Supports Drop Worldwide
(Jun 9, 2000) A STUDY BY A PARIS-BASED THINK TANK SHOWS WORLDWIDE GOVERNMENT SUPPORT TO AGRICULTURE IN 1999 REACHED $361 BILLION DOLLARS.
USDA nutrition guidelines target childhood obesity
(Jun 9, 2000) Unidentified PETA Person: "Shame on you, Dan Glickman, you Meat Pimp!" WHILE LAST WEEK'S NUTRITION SUMMIT MADE HEADLINES PRIMARILY BECAUSE OF AN ATTEMPT TO PELT AGRICULTURE SECRETARY DAN GLICKMAN WITH A PIE, THE GOVERNMENT APPEARS TO BE WAGING A...
Market Analysis: Jun 09, 2000
(Jun 9, 2000) LIKE ANXIOUS JUNE BRIDES WAITING FOR THE VOWS TO BEGIN, INFLATION HAWKS THIS WEEK WERE EYEING PRICKLY GOVERNMENT NUMBERS.
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