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North Dakota rules set for use of controversial weed killer
Dicamba has been around for decades, but problems arose over the past couple of years as farmers began to use it on soybean and cotton fields.

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Campbell Soup hurt by high carrot costs, falling soup sales
The Camden, New Jersey-based company said weather issues in California affected the carrot crop and caused costs to rise.
Monsanto asks Arkansas judge to halt state’s herbicide ban
A major agribusiness company is asking an Arkansas judge to halt the state's plan to ban an herbicide that's drawn complaints from farmers across several states who say the weed killer has drifted onto their crops and caused widespread damage
Agricultural groups challenge California weed-killer warning
A coalition of national and Midwestern agricultural groups is suing to overturn a California declaration that the popular weed-killer Roundup can cause cancer
EU fails again to agree on future weed killer use
EU nations have failed again to agree on the continued use of the popular weed killer glyphosate amid concerns about its possible links to cancer
Monsanto beats 4Q profit forecasts
Monsanto posts 4Q profit of $20 million, result tops expectations
In push to get healthy, Pepsi may have pushed too hard in 3Q
PepsiCo plans to return more of its focus to the brands that drive sales.
Kellogg chooses vitamin executive as next CEO
Chief Executive John Bryant will be replaced by Steven Cahillane, an executive from The Nature’s Bounty Co.
Post Holdings buying Bob Evans Farms in $1.53B deal
Post Holdings is buying Bob Evans Farms in a transaction valued at $1.53 billion that will give access to the company's refrigerated sides business
US producer prices rose in August as energy costs shot up
Much of the increase came from a 3.3 percent surge in energy costs.
An odd trend in wheat country: not much wheat
In vast stretches of the Plains and Northwest known for wheat production, fewer farmers are growing wheat

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