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#Agriculture, Horticulture, Farming & Forestry

Agriculture & Horticulture Statistics and Key Data
Fresh Facts: New Zealand Horticulture New ... Annual publication, covering agricultural production, supplies, consumption, facilities, costs and returns. Agriculture Forestry and Fisheries (Australian Bureau of Statistics) Australian official statistical ...
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Agriculture, Food, Forestry seeks logo
OKLAHOMA CITY - The Oklahoma Department of Agriculture, Food and Forestry is searching for a new logo to represent the agency. "Branding has such a vital role for any entity," said Blayne Arthur, secretary of agriculture. "I am eager to see the creativity ...
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Agriculture Yields Jobs on and off the Farm
These may be in food manufacturing and retail, forestry and fishing, food service, or clothing, textile and leather manufacturing. They may not be on or near a farm, but they are tied to agriculture. While only 2.6 million of these jobs are directly on-the ...
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Pennsylvania's $24 million farm bill aims to spark agriculture sector growth with 'bold proposals'
Pennsylvania lawmakers combed through the bits and pieces of a $24 million farm bill Wednesday, a plan that Gov. Tom Wolf’s administration has touted as one supporting traditional agriculture ... farming such high-priority horticultural crops as hemp ...
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Ag update: Bills impacting Farming, forestry
This week’s hearing is just the start of aggressive attacks on agriculture and forestry. On March 21st ... dairies of a certain size as industrial dairies and take away Right to Farm protections and make siting more difficult. This legislation should ...
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Students promote agricultural awareness on Clemson’s campus
On this particular day, Martin and Herndon had set up a table and handwritten thank-you notes to various donors who have made an impact within the College of Agriculture, Forestry and Life Sciences.
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Trucking: agriculture commodity bill introduced
Scott said. “H.R. 1673 would more clearly define ‘agricultural commodities’ as applied to transportation laws, extending regulatory relief for all farm commodities including aquaculture, floriculture, and horticulture.” The Federal Motor Carrier ...
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Farming Inside Forests Hurts Bird Communities More Than Timber Harvesting, Study Suggests
also found that forests with agricultural clearings in them had a lower diversity of bird species and fewer birds than forests in which pockets of tree cover had been cleared by timber harvesting. "A farm patch in the forest may be more damaging to birds ...
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UMass Amherst student-led permaculture gardens serve as model for sustainable agriculture
Credit: UMass Amherst To educate and inspire people about how to farm and garden sustainably ... tool to highlight these climate adaptations in agriculture in a fun way that is engaging to a ...
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