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July 22, 2017
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Campbell Soup withdrawing from GMA

Campbell split from the rest of the food industry in early 2016 with a commitment to label all of its products containing GMOs.
July 22, 2017
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House budget includes funding for Peoria Ag Lab

The facility, along with 16 other USDA labs, would be closed under President Trump’s proposed budget, which was released earlier this year.
July 21, 2017
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Michigan seeks disaster declaration

Following a formal assessment of widespread damage, the governor is asking for federal assistance in Bay, Isabella, Gladwin and Midland counties.
July 21, 2017
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House Approps OKs ag funds

Rep. Charles Dent, R-Pa., also offered but then withdrew an amendment to limit non-recourse loans for sugar or sugarbeets to $40 million in any crop year.
July 21, 2017
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Beet co-op aiming for 100 percent environmental compliance

The challenge remains controlling emissions of hydrogen sulfide from the wastewater treatment and storage ponds at the factory site in Renville.
July 21, 2017
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Western Sugar taking steps to address odor in Fort Morgan, Colo.

These are the latest in a succession of ideas the plant has been trying to seek to lessen and prevent the odor, which is caused by sugar content left in the water being stored in the plant's ponds and bacteria feeding on it and then producing smelly waste
July 21, 2017
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2 more USDA noms announced

Indiana ag director Ted McKinney has been tapped to fill the newly-created position of undersecretary for trade and foreign agricultural affairs.
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