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  • 2018 Farm Bill passes through committee, heads to the House floor

    Datatech is watching the progress of the 2018 Farm Bill through Congress. Today the bill passed out of the House Committee on Agriculture and now moves to the floor of the House of Representatives for consideration. The Agriculture and Nutrition Act of 2018 or H.R. 2 is based on extensive research and listening sessions around the country by lawmakers and this ...


    By Datatech

  • Livestock Scales

    How It Works Livestock producers utilize Osborne’s innovative ACCU-ARM Scales for easy, fast and accurate weighing of a variety of farm animals. Our “rock solid,” animal-friendly scales use precision levers to reduce sway and bounce and are completely cable-free. With Osborne’s Scales, the entire operation of weighing is more efficient and less ...


    By Osborne Industries, Inc.

  • Worth the wait, not the waste (Part 2)

    Join us for part 2 of our holiday serial story about the barnyard animals and the farm family celebrating in the barn. The animals are hoping for lots of scraps and leftovers now that the party is over. What do they find? Read on! ...


    By Eco Partners, Inc.

  • UN official: Over 120 leaders to attend Paris climate summit

    The attacks in Paris are affecting crucial climate change talks in the French capital starting later this month, but more than 120 world leaders strongly support the conference and have confirmed they will attend, a senior U.N. official said Friday. Janos Pasztor, the U.N. assistant secretary-general for climate change, told a news conference that ...


    By Associated Press

  • Senate takes up energy bill amid Keystone squabble

    The Senate moved closer to a showdown over the proposed Keystone XL oil pipeline Tuesday, as a related energy bill cleared an early procedural hurdle. Senators voted 79-20 to take up an energy efficiency bill that Keystone supporters want to amend with language authorizing immediate construction of the proposed pipeline from Canada to the United States. Despite the vote, the two parties were ...


    By Associated Press

  • Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack Announces Increased Opportunity for Producers as part of New Farm Bill

    Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack today announced increased opportunity for producers as a result of the 2014 Farm Bill. A fact sheet outlining modifications to the U.S. Department of Agriculture's (USDA) Farm Service Agency (FSA) Farm Loan Programs is availablehere. "Our nation's farmers and ranchers are the engine of the rural ...

  • Statement: Farm Bill Moves Forward With Compromise on Dairy Policy

    “We would like to thank our dairy farmer owners, supporters in Congress, the National Milk Producers Federation and other industry leaders for tirelessly working to advocate for change in dairy policy. "We are disappointed with the announcement that the new Farm Bill will not include the Dairy Security Act (DSA). The DSA was created by farmers for farmers and would have benefited dairy ...

  • Tailored Tractor

    With the new Massey Ferguson® 1700 Series, customers can create a tractor for their specific needs and budget. Here are just a few of the options from which to choose. The 1700 Series includes six models from 36 to 59 hp. Each model runs on a new diesel engine from Mitsubishi® that features a turbocharger with intercooler for greater combustion potential. Such ...


    By AGCO Corporation

  • Company fined after pig effluent causes water pollution

    A company that runs a pig farm in Essex has been fined £15,000 after effluent from its animals twice polluted a ditch which drains into the Colne Estuary. A.M. Gray & Co Limited caused water pollution on two occasions after pig slurry from their Bocking Hall Pig Farm, in West Mersea, got into a tributary of the Pyefleet Channel earlier this year. The company pleaded ...

  • Statement by Bob Stallman, President, American Farm Bureau Federation, Regarding House Defeat of the Farm Bill

    WASHINGTON, D.C., June 20, 2013 – “The American Farm Bureau Federation is highly disappointed the House did not complete work on the 2013 farm bill, the ‘Federal Agriculture Reform and Risk Management Act of 2013.’ It was a balanced bill that would have provided much needed risk management tools and a viable economic safety net for America’s farmers and ranchers. ...

  • Senate passes half-trillion dollar farm bill

    The Senate on Monday passed a five-year, half-trillion-dollar farm bill that expands government subsidies for crop insurance, rice and peanuts while making small cuts to food stamps. The bill passed on a bipartisan 66-27 vote. The legislation, which costs almost $100 billion annually, also would eliminate subsidies that are paid to farmers whether they farm or not. All told, it would save about ...


    By Associated Press

  • Daimer Debuts Pressure Washer Targeting Steam Cleaner Disinfection and E. Coli Prevention In Dairies

    Daimer Industries, Inc.®, the internationally leading American brand of industrial and commercial cleaning equipment, including maximized flow vapor steam cleaners, portable commercial pressure washer machines, the industry's most diverse all electric pressure washer equipment, industrial hot water pressure washer machines with hundreds of models sold to ...


    By Daimer Industries Inc.

  • Daimer Releases Pressure Washer Targeting E.Coli in Meat Packing Plants

    Daimer Industries, Inc.®, the world's leader in advanced professional pressure washer machines, including gas pressure washer systems and hot water pressure washer equipment, is now shipping its Vapor-Flo® 8410 that is capable of preventing harmful bacteria, such as Escherichia or E.Coli, generally found in many meat packing plants. The electric ...


    By Daimer Industries Inc.

  • Daimer Provides Mid-Priced Upholstery Carpet Cleaners Shipping with Free Biodegradable

    USA – April 19, 2012 -- Daimer Industries, Inc.®, an Internet leader in instututional-grade upholstery carpet cleaners, is including two free concentrated gallons (64 gallons fully diluted) of an Eco Green® brand name Carp Care stain disolver with every XTreme Power® 9200U and 9300U machines. Eco Green® brand name solvent ...


    By Daimer Industries Inc.

  • Insight Management Corp.'s Subsidiaries Simpson Brothers Greenhouse and Simply Constructed in Joint Venture

    Insight Management Corp. (PINKSHEETS: ISIM), a provider of sustainable solutions including solar and wind energy systems and eco-friendly prefabricated homes, reports that Simpson Brothers Greenhouses announces that it has finalized plans to incorporate and utilize Simply Constructed technology products and superior technology in their greenhouse operations in Ovid, Michigan. Simpson Brothers ...


  • W2 Energy Purchases 30,000 Square Foot Facility

    W2 Energy, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: WTWO) is pleased to announce that it purchased 345 Woodlawn Road West in Guelph, Ontario. This property contains a 30,000 square foot, single floor office/factory space as well as seven acres of land. The company has purchased the facility for $1.15 Million which will be financed through a combination of private capital and vendor financing. ...


    By XFuels Inc.

  • FACT: Recycled Rubber Surfacing Lowers Risk of Serious Injuries for Horses and Other Livestock

    The equine performance industry reports noticeable improvement in movement, flexibility and hoof quality, and a reduction in fluid retention, when horses walk, trot and gallop on recycled rubber equine pavers.  From the paddock area, to the wash stalls, to the barn corridors and beyond, environmentally-friendly rubber pavers and mats play a vital part in protecting horses and livestock ...


    By Liberty Tire Recycling

  • Alexis Glick named CEO of Gen YOUth foundation

    Alexis Glick, a former Fox Business executive, Today anchor, financial executive and a mother of three, will bring extensive experience in branding, media and finance to an important new role: CEO of the Gen YOUth Foundation. This new nonprofit organization will give leaders in health, business, government and communities nationwide the opportunity to be a part of a movement that relies on ...

  • Planet Panels’ Eco-friendly Products Become an Escalating Deman

    Planet Panels’ sustainable, eco-friendly living options are easily accessible and promising Calgary, Alberta (October 6, 2010) – Affordable green materials have become an increasing demand for home builders, as traditional construction materials decline in favour for more environmentallyfriendly offerings.  As housing accounts for 17 per cent of secondary energy use and 16 ...


    By Planet Panels

  • If you eat these eggs, you are being ripped off

    The Cornucopia Institute has released a report that exposes widespread abuses in the production of organic eggs, primarily by large factory farms. The study compares management practices employed by small organic egg farmers with those of large industrial operations that label eggs 'organic' that have been produced by chickens confined by the hundreds of thousands in industrial facilities. ...


    By GLOBE SERIES

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