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Southern Farmers Seek Drought Relief
(Dec 14, 2007) (AP) Congress plans to extend a disaster relief deadline so farmers hit by drought this year can get cash assistance to offset losses, Democratic lawmakers said.
Cattle fed distiller's grain prone to e-coli
(Dec 14, 2007) WICHITA, Kan (AP) - Researchers at Kansas State University say cattle fed a valuable byproduct of ethanol production are twice as likely to carry a potentially deadly strain of E coli bacteria.