Lancaster Farming: News News en-us Winning With Simmentals MCALISTERVILLE, Pa. — The first time Gary and Vickie Varner took part in the Pennsylvania Farm Show, they brought “a cow and a buc ... news Sun, 31 Jan 2016 07:00:00 GMT Ducks Increasing in Popularity for Small-Scale Farmers Raising ducks for meat production has become a popular option for some small-scale farmers. Thanks to some changes in food safety laws in her state, s ... news Sun, 07 Feb 2016 05:00:00 GMT Poking Pig Manure Into Soil Pays Off Big BLAIN, Pa. — Virgil E. Gutshall Sr. has allowed the family hog farm to be a guinea pig of sorts for hog farmers everywhere who want to use s ... news Sun, 07 Feb 2016 04:00:00 GMT Camellia season underway at SC's historic Middleton Place CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) — Middleton Place on the Ashley River outside of Charleston is beginning its camellia season with workshops and walks thro ... AP Sat, 06 Feb 2016 16:00:00 GMT Pace picks up, anticipation of Grand Parkway around Houston HOUSTON (AP) — Country Bumpkins Cafe is where northwest Harris County's rural past meets its suburban future. It's not unusual to see BM ... AP Sat, 06 Feb 2016 14:15:00 GMT Tyson Foods executive predicts record profits for 2016 SPRINGDALE, Ark. (AP) — Executives at Tyson Foods, Inc. are predicting record profits for the year, helped along by a steep drop in feed and liv ... AP Sat, 06 Feb 2016 13:00:00 GMT Lake Village pairs with US agency to boost health, economy LAKE VILLAGE, Ark. (AP) — Lake Village will partner with the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency this year to plan expansions to the city's ... AP Sat, 06 Feb 2016 11:15:00 GMT Up in smoke: Lawrenceburg cigar-maker returns to his roots LAWRENCEBURG, Ky. (AP) — Allen Mobley remembers his grandmother killing two chickens as payment to their pastor for helping with the family' ... AP Sat, 06 Feb 2016 11:15:00 GMT 19 confirmed cases of salmonella in Estill County IRVINE, Ky. (AP) — Estill County Emergency Management says there are 19 confirmed salmonella cases and 41 people with gastrointestinal illnesses ... AP Sat, 06 Feb 2016 09:00:00 GMT Drinking long intertwined in Dubuque's culture DUBUQUE, Iowa (AP) — Wherever Sue Greene looks, she sees alcohol ingrained into the fabric of Dubuque's culture and history.At high school g ... AP Sat, 06 Feb 2016 08:00:00 GMT Nurseries request cultivation authorization in Florida TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — The nurseries selected to cultivate and distribute the first medical marijuana in Florida have requested cultivation au ... AP Sat, 06 Feb 2016 08:00:00 GMT Hawaii lawmakers take step to legalize industrial hemp HONOLULU (AP) — Hawaii residents say legalizing industrial hemp could spur business ventures ranging from home construction to selling hemp seed ... AP Fri, 05 Feb 2016 19:45:00 GMT BC-Orange-juice NEW YORK (AP) — Frozen concentrate orange juice trading on the IntercontinentalExchange (ICE) Friday:OpenHighLowSettleChg.ORANGE JUICE15,000 lbs ... AP Fri, 05 Feb 2016 14:45:00 GMT Businessman seeks leniency in halal beef export fraud case CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa (AP) — Supporters of a prominent businessman and Muslim community leader packed a federal courtroom Friday to ask a judge to ... AP Fri, 05 Feb 2016 14:45:00 GMT Lawmakers pass bill to end ban on meatpacker-owned hogs LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — The nation's only ban on hogs owned by meatpackers was expected to end after Nebraska lawmakers voted Friday to repeal ... AP Fri, 05 Feb 2016 14:15:00 GMT BC-USDA-Mdwst Dly Carlot NW—LS851Des Moines, IA Fri Feb 05, 2016 USDA Market NewsUSDA Carlot Meat 4:00 Summary, Compared to Previous DayPrices in dollars per hun ... AP Fri, 05 Feb 2016 14:15:00 GMT Tyson Foods, LinkedIn are big market movers NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks that moved substantially Friday on the New York Stock Exchange and the Nasdaq stock market:NYSEUSG Corp., up $1.93 to $21 ... AP Fri, 05 Feb 2016 13:45:00 GMT BC-USDA-Opening Bids KY Grain Elevs SV—GR110Frankfort, KY Fri, Feb 05, 2016 USDA-KY Dept of Ag Market NewsKentucky Daily Grain Elevators Bids:Bids as of 4:00 est, cash pric ... AP Fri, 05 Feb 2016 13:45:00 GMT BC-USDA-Iowa Elev Grain Prcs NW—GR110Fri. Feb. 5, 2016IA Dept. of Ag-USDA Market News Interior Iowa Daily Grain PricesClosing cash grain bids offered to producers as of 1:30 ... AP Fri, 05 Feb 2016 13:45:00 GMT BC-USDA-Onion and Pots IDAHO FALLS Shipping Point Prices as of 05-FEB-2016Provided by: Specialty Crops Market NewsFederal - State Market News Service, USDA.Phone: (208) 52 ... AP Fri, 05 Feb 2016 13:15:00 GMT Grain higher, livestock mixed CHICAGO (AP) — Grain futures were lower Friday on the Chicago Board of Trade.Wheat for March delivery was declined 6 cents to $4.6675 a bushel; ... AP Fri, 05 Feb 2016 13:15:00 GMT BC-CO-Denver Area Cash Grain, CO GL—GR110Greeley, CO Fri Feb 05, 2016 USDA-CO Dept of Ag Market NewsDaily Grain Bids for Denver and Surrounding AreasSpot bids to producers ... AP Fri, 05 Feb 2016 13:15:00 GMT BC-Cotton NEW YORK (AP) — Cotton No. 2 Futures on the IntercontinentalExchange (ICE) Friday:OpenHighLowSettleChg.COTTON 250,000 lbs.; cents per lb.Mar60.5 ... AP Fri, 05 Feb 2016 13:15:00 GMT BC-USDA-Iowa-Daily Hogs LM—HG206Des Moines, Iowa Fri, Feb 05, 2016 USDA Market NewsIOWA/MINNESOTA DAILY DIRECT AFTERNOON HOG REPORT BASED O ... AP Fri, 05 Feb 2016 13:15:00 GMT Close CHICAGO (AP) — Futures trading on the Chicago Board of Trade Fri.:OpenHighLowSettleChg.WHEAT5,000 bu minimum; cents per bushelMar473¾474465 ... 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