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Argentines Raise Concerns Regarding Agrochemicals

posted on November 1, 2013 at 5:25 PM

Argentines Raise Concerns Regarding Agrochemicals
The rise in what were once considered rare health problems in Argentina appears to correspond with the introduction of genetically engineered crops. Full Story

Market to Market (November 1, 2013)

posted on November 1, 2013 at 4:11 PM

Market to Market (November 1, 2013)
Full Program: Strong storms dump more than a foot of rain in central Texas. A bipartisan conference committee gets down to business on the Farm Bill. And studies link the use of agrochemicals to serious health issues in Argentina. Market analysis with Mark Gold. Full Story

Chevron And YPF Sign $1.5 billion Shale Oil Deal

posted on July 19, 2013 at 6:39 PM

Argentina's history of expropriations and refusal to pay all its debts left over from its catastrophic default a decade ago has left it with few alternatives when it comes to raising money. Full Story

ADM and University of Illinois Partner In Food-Waste Research.

posted on January 21, 2011 at 12:01 PM

URBANA, Ill (AP) -- Farmers in Argentina have found that simply using jumbo plastic bags can help protect their harvested corn from the elements before it's sold and heads for processing. Full Story

Rallies split Argentina before tax vote

posted on July 18, 2008 at 8:07 PM

By JEANNETTE NEUMANN, Associated Press Writer Tue Jul 15, 7:53 PM ET BUENOS AIRES, Argentina - Tens of thousands of Argentine farmers and government supporters staged dueling protests Tuesday ahead of a Senate vote on a package of grain-export... Full Story

Argentinian Senate rejects farm vote

posted on July 18, 2008 at 8:07 PM

July 17, 2008 - 6:00am By MAYRA PERTOSSI Associated Press Writer BUENOS AIRES, Argentina (AP) - Argentina's Senate narrowly rejected a grain-export tax package early Thursday, a government-backed proposal that has led to nationwide farm strikes and... Full Story

Argentine President Rebuffs Farmers

posted on March 28, 2008 at 8:03 PM

President Cristina Fernandez refused Thursday to back down from her demand that Argentine farmers lift a nationwide strike, deepening a bitter crisis over tax hikes on export crops. Full Story

Argentina Moves To Cut Huge Debt

posted on June 4, 2004 at 8:06 PM

Argentina's government this week announced a new offer to restructure $100 billion of the country's debt, hoping to regain access to international credit markets and restore investor confidence. Full Story

Preventing Biotech Release/Argentine Seed Saving

posted on January 23, 2004 at 8:01 PM

Preventing Biotech Release/Argentine Seed Saving
Since the commercial release of genetically modified organisms 20 years ago, there has been concern about the ultimate effect on the environment. Full Story

Brazil And Argentina Plant More Soybeans

posted on December 12, 2003 at 8:12 PM

Brazil And Argentina Plant More Soybeans
Brazil's soybean planting estimates for the 2003-'04 season are growing, with private estimates approaching 52 million acres. Despite early reports of Asian rust in the fields, production estimates are 59.4 million tons -- up just over 13... Full Story

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