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Appeals court rules in favor of meat labels

posted on March 28, 2014 at 3:47 PM

A federal appeals court is allowing labels on certain cuts of meat to say where the animals were born, raised and slaughtered. The appeals court decision issued Friday dismissed an attempt by the meat industry to block the rules, which took... Full Story

Tyson to drop Okla. hog supplier after abuse video

posted on November 22, 2013 at 3:37 PM

An animal rights group said Wednesday it videotaped workers at a central Oklahoma farm abusing hogs raised for Tyson Foods, and the meat company said it would immediately end its contract with the supplier. Full Story

Texas horse breeders take clone battle to court

posted on July 19, 2013 at 6:00 PM

The nation's pre-eminent quarter horse association, trying hard to safeguard a prestigious registry that adds financial value to listed animals, faced off in court Wednesday against two breeders who claim the organization is wrongly excluding... Full Story

Market to Market (August 31, 2012)

posted on August 31, 2012 at 7:03 PM

Market to Market (August 31, 2012)
Full Program: Hurricane Isaac hits New Orleans seven years to the day after Hurricane Katrina. Promising to get America back on track, Mitt Romney accepts the GOP nomination. A trio of brothers teaches millions about agriculture by showing “how they grow it” in... Full Story

Market to Market (January 6, 2012)

posted on January 6, 2012 at 7:42 PM

Market to Market (January 6, 2012)
Full Program: Wall Street begins 2012 with a rally, but a key study reveals a slowing economy on Main Street. The frontrunner wins the caucus, while the rural vote bolsters an underdog's bid for the White House. A Nebraska hog producer powers his operation --... Full Story

Nebraska Hog Producer Converts Waste into Watts

posted on January 6, 2012 at 3:04 PM

Nebraska Hog Producer Converts Waste into Watts
A family hog operation in rural Nebraska converts manure into methane to use as a fuel. Full Story

San Fran Burger Kings also charge for kids meals

posted on December 2, 2011 at 3:59 PM

Burger King has joined McDonald's in charging for kids meal toys to comply with San Francisco's ban. Full Story

Farmers worry new labor rules will end teen jobs

posted on December 2, 2011 at 3:57 PM

From tending cattle to driving tractors or ATVs, 15-year-old Taylor Muller and her three younger brothers have always done what they could to help the family's farming business. Full Story

Community tries to capture bull, again

posted on December 2, 2011 at 3:08 PM

A posse hopes to soon catch Waldo, a bull that escaped from a farm in July and has been on the loose in the coastal city of Milford, Conn. Full Story

Wildfires cause lengthy damage

posted on September 30, 2011 at 4:09 PM

Wildfires cause lengthy damage
Texas wildfires damage estimates continue to climb. Full Story

Market to Market (August 12, 2011)

posted on August 12, 2011 at 4:44 PM

Market to Market (August 12, 2011)
Full Program: Lawmakers announce committee members tasked with cutting the national debt. USDA decreases corn production estimates and increases its guess on ending stocks. And Ag Secretary Tom Vilsack proposes yet another version of mandatory animal ID. Those... Full Story

New Rule Proposed For Animal Traceability

posted on August 10, 2011 at 7:47 PM

New Rule Proposed For Animal Traceability
In the wake of America’s only confirmed case of mad cow disease in December of 2003, it became clear the ability to trace the origin of any animal in the U.S. was elusive at best. Full Story

One death linked to ground turkey

posted on August 5, 2011 at 4:46 PM

Authorities say a 65-year-old Northern California woman is the only person to die in a nationwide salmonella outbreak linked to ground turkey. Full Story

Birth control to be used on wild herd

posted on August 5, 2011 at 4:42 PM

The U.S. Bureau of Land Management says it plans to use a birth-control drug to reduce the growth of wild horse herds in southwestern Wyoming. Full Story

Wild donkeys taken to mainland

posted on August 5, 2011 at 4:41 PM

In an effort to control the Big Island's wild donkey population, about 100 of them are being taken to California. Full Story
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