Lancaster Farming: News http://www.lancasterfarming.com News en-us Sugar beet harvest ends with above-average crop http://www.lancasterfarming.com/Sugar-beet-harvest-ends-with-above-average-crop BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) — Sugar beet farmers say the Montana harvest this year is above average.Sidney Sugars already has finished its harvest, and ... AP Sat, 25 Oct 2014 10:30:00 GMT Montana approves license for bobcat fur farm http://www.lancasterfarming.com/Montana-approves-license-for-bobcat-fur-farm GREAT FALLS, Mont. (AP) — Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks has approved a license for a bobcat fur farm in Fergus County.The license allows the ... AP Sat, 25 Oct 2014 10:15:00 GMT Regional meeting on new food rules set for Vermont http://www.lancasterfarming.com/Regional-meeting-on-new-food-rules-set-for-Vermont SOUTH ROYALTON, Vt. (AP) — The Vermont Agency of Agriculture is going to be gathering opinions on proposed new federal food safety rules.The Agr ... AP Sat, 25 Oct 2014 10:15:00 GMT Strong sugar beet crop could delay processing http://www.lancasterfarming.com/Strong-sugar-beet-crop-could-delay-processing BAY CITY, Mich. (AP) — Some beet growers could be asked by a Michigan-based sugar company to limit harvesting this year because a strong crop co ... AP Sat, 25 Oct 2014 10:15:00 GMT Strong supply, but low prices, for corn, soybeans http://www.lancasterfarming.com/Strong-supply--but-low-prices--for-corn--soybeans CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo. (AP) — Corn and soybean farmers are seeing record yields, thanks to a cool, mild spring. But the downside of the strong supp ... AP Sat, 25 Oct 2014 09:15:00 GMT Strong supply, but low prices for corn, soybeans http://www.lancasterfarming.com/Strong-supply--but-low-prices-for-corn--soybeans CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo. (AP) — Corn and soybean farmers are seeing record yields, thanks to a cool, mild spring. But the downside of the strong supp ... AP Sat, 25 Oct 2014 09:15:00 GMT Anderson's HOPE Center gives families food, safety http://www.lancasterfarming.com/Anderson-s-HOPE-Center-gives-families-food--safety SUMMITVILLE, Ind. (AP) — Mary Ward gives to the community not because she has a lot, but because she knows what it's like to have nothing.Sh ... AP Sat, 25 Oct 2014 09:00:00 GMT SC's ACE Basin a refuge amid urban sprawl http://www.lancasterfarming.com/SC-s-ACE-Basin-a-refuge-amid-urban-sprawl WHITE HALL, S.C. (AP) — Amid sprawling development from Charleston and Hilton Head Island, a group of landowners, companies, nonprofits and gove ... AP Sat, 25 Oct 2014 08:00:00 GMT Wine trails forming in West Virginia http://www.lancasterfarming.com/Wine-trails-forming-in-West-Virginia CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — It can be pretty challenging to get a room full of adults of all ages and from all walks of life to agree on much of an ... AP Sat, 25 Oct 2014 07:15:01 GMT Horrific accident can't stop ex-Dover AFB sergeant http://www.lancasterfarming.com/Horrific-accident-can-t-stop-ex-Dover-AFB-sergeant DOVER, Del. (AP) — Nick Dadgostar lined up on the track.Warmed up and loose after a two-lap jog, he began drills focused on strengthening his hi ... AP Sat, 25 Oct 2014 07:30:01 GMT Roberts scarcely mentions long ag record in Kansas http://www.lancasterfarming.com/Roberts-scarcely-mentions-long-ag-record-in-Kansas LIBERAL, Kan. (AP) — One would hardly know from Republican Sen. Pat Roberts' campaign speech that he is revered as a champion of Kansas' ... AP Sat, 25 Oct 2014 06:45:00 GMT Iowa City couple opens up garden to public http://www.lancasterfarming.com/Iowa-City-couple-opens-up-garden-to-public IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — Surrounded by vegetable plants, herbs, flowers and glittering rocks, 4-year-old Jessica Kardos knelt and lifted a seashel ... AP Sat, 25 Oct 2014 07:45:00 GMT Democrats try to regain lost votes outside cities http://www.lancasterfarming.com/Democrats-try-to-regain-lost-votes-outside-cities PERRY, Ga. (AP) — In an arena usually reserved for rodeos and livestock shows, Democratic Senate candidate Michelle Nunn told a boisterous crowd ... AP Sat, 25 Oct 2014 00:45:01 GMT Insect that's harmful to vegetables found on Maui http://www.lancasterfarming.com/Insect-that-s-harmful-to-vegetables-found-on-Maui HONOLULU (AP) — An insect that's harmful to vegetable crops has been found on Maui.The state Department of Agriculture says the bagrada bug ... AP Fri, 24 Oct 2014 17:45:00 GMT US halal food supplier indicted over beef exports http://www.lancasterfarming.com/US-halal-food-supplier-indicted-over-beef-exports IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — The founder of a popular line of food products for observant Muslims has been charged with fraudulently shipping beef to ... AP Fri, 24 Oct 2014 15:30:00 GMT S. Dakota cattle on feed up 6 percent from 2013 http://www.lancasterfarming.com/S--Dakota-cattle-on-feed-up-6-percent-from-2013 SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — South Dakota feedlots with capacities of 1,000 or more animals reported 190,000 cattle on feed on Oct. 1, up 6 percent ... AP Fri, 24 Oct 2014 15:30:00 GMT AP top news in Iowa at 3:58 p.m. CDT http://www.lancasterfarming.com/AP-top-news-in-Iowa-at-3-58-p-m--CDT Foundation moving from Waterloo to Cedar FallsWATERLOO, Iowa (AP) — A foundation that has distributed $65 million since its founding plans to le ... AP Fri, 24 Oct 2014 15:15:00 GMT BC-USDA-Onion and Pots http://www.lancasterfarming.com/BC-USDA-Onion-and-Pots IDAHO FALLS Shipping Point Prices as of 24-OCT-2014Provided by: Fruit and Vegetable Market News,Federal - State Market News Service, USDA.Phone: (20 ... AP Fri, 24 Oct 2014 14:45:00 GMT BC-Orange-juice http://www.lancasterfarming.com/BC-Orange-juice NEW YORK (AP) — Frozen concentrate orange juice trading on the IntercontinentalExchange (ICE) Friday:OpenHighLowSettleChg.ORANGE JUICE15,000 lbs ... AP Fri, 24 Oct 2014 14:45:00 GMT BC-USDA-Mdwst Dly Carlot http://www.lancasterfarming.com/BC-USDA-Mdwst-Dly-Carlot NW—LS851Des Moines, IA Fri Oct 24, 2014 USDA Market NewsUSDA Carlot Meat 4:00 Summary, Compared to Previous DayPrices in dollars per hun ... AP Fri, 24 Oct 2014 14:15:00 GMT BC-USDA-Opening Bids KY Grain Elevs http://www.lancasterfarming.com/BC-USDA-Opening-Bids-KY-Grain-Elevs SV—GR110Frankfort, KY Fri, Oct 24, 2014 USDA-KY Dept of Ag Market NewsKentucky Daily Grain Elevators Bids:Bids as of 4:00 est, cash pric ... AP Fri, 24 Oct 2014 14:15:00 GMT BC-USDA-Iowa Elev Grain Prcs http://www.lancasterfarming.com/BC-USDA-Iowa-Elev-Grain-Prcs NW—GR110Fri. Oct. 24, 2014IA Dept. of Ag-USDA Market News Interior Iowa Daily Grain PricesClosing cash grain bids offered to producers as of 2:0 ... AP Fri, 24 Oct 2014 13:45:00 GMT East Providence company recalls crab meat http://www.lancasterfarming.com/East-Providence-company-recalls-crab-meat PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — A company that sold crab meat in several states has recalled it after finding it was contaminated with Listeria monocyto ... AP Fri, 24 Oct 2014 13:30:00 GMT Close http://www.lancasterfarming.com/Close CHICAGO (AP) — Futures trading on the Chicago Board of Trade Fri.:OpenHighLowSettleChg.WHEAT5,000 bu minimum; cents per bushelDec525½539 ... AP Fri, 24 Oct 2014 13:15:00 GMT BC-Cotton http://www.lancasterfarming.com/BC-Cotton NEW YORK (AP) — Cotton No. 2 Futures on the IntercontinentalExchange (ICE) Friday:OpenHighLowSettleChg.COTTON 250,000 lbs.; cents per lb.Dec62.9 ... AP Fri, 24 Oct 2014 13:15:00 GMT