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USDA disaster-relief application deadlines approach
Programs target losses of livestock, fish, bees and certain trees.

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No damage reported following eastern Idaho earthquake
Authorities in southeastern Idaho say there are no reports of damage following a 3.8-magnitude earthquake
Fire death toll at 56 and counting in Northern California
Officials in Northern California put the number of homes lost there at nearly 8,800.
China says talks with US on trade battle have resumed
Pence: Beijing must offer concessions on technology transfer, theft of intellectual property and other issues.
Fatal California fires spur search for solutions
The latest California fires have fueled debate over the reasons for the ever-more deadly wildfires.
Ford, Walmart test self-driving grocery delivery service
Ford and Walmart are partnering to test a self-driving grocery delivery service
US consumer prices increased 0.3 percent in October
Food prices slipped as fruits, vegetables, cereals and bakery products became cheaper.
Lawsuit seeks to maintain federal gray wolf protections
An environmental group has sued the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service to preserve federal protections for gray wolves and force the agency to develop a national recovery plan for the species
N. California fires death toll now at 48; many still missing
The cause of the fires remained under investigation, but they broke out around the time and place two utilities reported equipment trouble.
Trump right and wrong on ‘French’ wine tariffs
U.S. President Donald Trump is partly right but far from completely correct when he says that France's "big tariffs" make it hard for American vintners to sell their wines to the French
Gene-edited food is coming, but will shoppers buy?
Gene-edited food is coming, but will shoppers buy?
First foods made from gene-edited plants getting close to the grocery aisles, a different technology than today's GMOs but will shoppers buy?

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Groundskeeper accepts reduced $78 million Monsanto verdict

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Farm animals may soon get new features through gene editing
Recombinetics: Gene-editing techniques do what traditional breeding has always done, except much faster.
No damage reported following eastern Idaho earthquake
Authorities in southeastern Idaho say there are no reports of damage following a 3.8-magnitude earthquake
Fire death toll at 56 and counting in Northern California
China says talks with US on trade battle have resumed
Fatal California fires spur search for solutions

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USDA disaster-relief application deadlines approach
Programs target losses of livestock, fish, bees and certain trees.
Farm animals may soon get new features through gene editing
Recombinetics: Gene-editing techniques do what traditional breeding has always done, except much faster.
China says talks with US on trade battle have resumed
Fatal California fires spur search for solutions
Ford, Walmart test self-driving grocery delivery service

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China says talks with US on trade battle have resumed
Pence: Beijing must offer concessions on technology transfer, theft of intellectual property and other issues.
US consumer prices increased 0.3 percent in October
Food prices slipped as fruits, vegetables, cereals and bakery products became cheaper.
Gene-edited food is coming, but will shoppers buy?
Tyson: Fiscal 4Q Earnings Snapshot
Idaho, Washington farmers see above-average year on wheat

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Ranch groups focus on ESA reform before lame duck window closes in Congress
Public Lands Council and National Cattlemen’s Beef Association see opportunity to improve the Endangered Species Act.
China says talks with US on trade battle have resumed
Pence: Beijing must offer concessions on technology transfer, theft of intellectual property and other issues.
Fatal California fires spur search for solutions
US consumer prices increased 0.3 percent in October
Lawsuit seeks to maintain federal gray wolf protections

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Judge blocks Cosmic Crisp information release
A freelance journalist seeking financial and marketing information about Washington’s new Cosmic Crisp apple has been temporarily blocked by a...
Farm animals may soon get new features through gene editing
Recombinetics: Gene-editing techniques do what traditional breeding has always done, except much faster.
Petco, others respond to demand for natural pet foods
Idaho, Washington farmers see above-average year on wheat
Vietnam ratifies Pacific Rim trade pact abandoned by Trump