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Market to Market January 30, 2009 (#3422)


In the News

  • Deere to Layoff Nearly 700 Workers
    (Jan 30, 2009) Moline, Ill (AP) - Farm equipment maker Deere & Co will lay off nearly 700 workers between factories in Brazil and Iowa.
  • Obama, Silva Discuss Biofuels and US-Brazil Ties
    (Jan 30, 2009) BRASILIA, Brazil: (AP) - President Barack Obama and Brazil's president had their first leader-to-leader conversation Monday, spending 25 minutes discussing issues ranging from biofuels to the global financial crisis.
  • Web Site Sows Support for White House Farmer
    (Jan 30, 2009) MILWAUKEE (AP)- An Illinois family is sowing support for a White House farmer with a Web site allowing people to nominate and vote for their favorite growers.
  • Government Launches Criminal Probe in Peanut Recall
    (Jan 30, 2009) WASHINGTON (AP) — Weeks before the earliest signs of a national salmonella outbreak that now has been traced to peanuts from a Georgia processing plant, peanuts exported by the same company were found to be contaminated and were returned to the...
  • Nebraska Group Adds Livestock Videos to Web Site
    (Jan 30, 2009) LINCOLN, Neb (AP) - Videos of livestock operations have been added to the new Web site of the Alliance for the Future of Agriculture in Nebraska.