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Potato leaders address port slowdown impacts
National and state potato industry representatives addressed impacts of the West Coast port slowdown and other issues during the Washington-Oregon Potato Conference in Kennewick, Wash.

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Potato leaders address port slowdown impacts
National and state potato industry representatives addressed impacts of the West Coast port slowdown and other issues during the Washington-Oregon...
Environmental groups pose billion-dollar challenge to ag
Standard farming and ranching practices are challenged by well funded environmental groups.
U.S. Senate rejects amendment on lesser prairie chicken
USDA revises maple syrup grading with descriptive terms
USDA cannot restrict GMO pine

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