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‘Most ancient’ solid cheese found in dug up Egyptian jar
Scientists have discovered that a solidified whitish substance in an ancient jar dug up in Egypt is "probably the most ancient archaeological solid residue of cheese ever found."

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Federal Officials Outline New Plan To Lower Wildfire Risk
New strategy would also make use of technological advances, like remote sensing, fire simulation tools and mapping technologies.
Industry invests in future dairy foods researchers
Industry invests in future dairy foods researchers
Idaho’ dairy industry is taking an active role in recruiting and training students in dairy food technology and innovation.
BYU team wins dairy product competition
BYU team wins dairy product competition
Idaho milk processors hold the contest to hopefully bring new products to market and to foster relationships with upcoming food scientists.
OSU field day highlights mechanical cultivation tools
OSU field day highlights mechanical cultivation tools
The Oregon State University Small Farms Program hosted the first mechanical cultivation field day Thursday at the university’s vegetable research farm in Corvallis.
Report: Weak farm economy leading to fewer farm loans
More farm loan applications are being rejected in rural parts of 10 Plains and Western states in reaction to weak farm commodity prices and income
Vital US reservoir OK for now, but shortages are looming
Vital US reservoir OK for now, but shortages are looming
U.S. government water managers say a vital reservoir on the Colorado River will be able to meet the demands of Mexico and U.S. Southwest for the next 13 months, but a looming shortage could trigger cutbacks as soon as the end of 2019
Kudlow: China is sending team to Washington to talk trade
The world’s two biggest economies are battling over China’s aggressive campaign to challenge American technological dominance.
GOP’s McCarthy slams California Democrats, faces heckling
McCarthy defended the federal tax overhaul and the escalating tariff feud with China, which is expected to hit American farmers hard.
Small grains harvest in the final stages in South Dakota
South Dakota's small grains harvest is in the final stages
Stripe rust season: ‘A good year for farmers’
Stripe rust season: ‘A good year for farmers’
Stripe rust was “quite normal” in commercial fields, a USDA Agricultural Research Service research geneticist says.

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