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Farm Bank Donates $10 billion for Rural Projects

posted on July 24, 2014 at 10:54 AM

WASHINGTON (AP) — A bank that serves farmers and agribusiness is donating $10 billion to spur private investment in rural America. The White House was announcing the money Thursday as part of a rural conference it is holding this week.... Full Story

Illinois Grain Tour May Boost State Agribusiness

posted on October 4, 2013 at 11:54 AM

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — The relationships developed with foreign buyers during the Illinois Grain Tour are expected to pay dividends for the state's agribusiness. Illinois Department of Agriculture officials say foreign buyers who took... Full Story

Big Money Poured into Labeling Fight

posted on August 17, 2012 at 5:01 PM

The nation's largest agribusinesses and biotech companies are pouring big money into the fight against the country's first-ever initiative that would require special labels on foods made with genetically modified ingredients. Full Story

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