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Stories Tagged "Afghanistan"

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U.S. Tells Afghans to Grow Grapes Not Opium Poppy

posted on January 15, 2010 at 5:01 PM

KABUL (AP) -- The Taliban make Afghanistan's opium business easy, offering credit, seeds and fertilizer to farmers to grow the drugs that fuel the insurgency. Full Story

Market to Market (November 6, 2009)

posted on November 6, 2009 at 6:11 PM

Market to Market (November 6, 2009)
Full Program: Growers burn the midnight oil to bring in what many believe will be a record harvest. Proponents of Atrazine call on the Environmental Protection Agency to stop the "Witch Hunt." Missouri soldiers beat their swords into plowshares to win the... Full Story

Missouri National Guardsmen Work to Win Hearts and Minds of Afghani Farmers

posted on November 3, 2009 at 11:11 AM

Missouri National Guardsmen Work to Win Hearts and Minds of Afghani Farmers
Missouri National Guard soldiers work with Afghani farmers to increase their crop yields, improve the health of their animals and add value to their raw agricultural goods. Full Story

Market to Market (July 3rd, 2009)

posted on July 2, 2009 at 8:07 PM

Market to Market (July 3rd, 2009)
Full Program: Market analyst Darrin Newsom. Full Story

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