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    Study confirms EPA’s proposed carbon regs will fuel spike in energy costs

    Oct. 22, 2014—New analysis predicts that compliance with EPA’s proposed greenhouse gas regulations could total upwards of $366 billion. Read More

    American Farm Bureau survey: Big data use increasing, big questions remain

    Oct. 21, 2014 – A survey by the American Farm Bureau Federation shows more farmers are reaping the benefits of the latest agricultural technologies, but most remain wary of risks involved with big data collection. Read More

    Upper Midwest rail delays roll on, oil only partly to blame

    Oct. 14, 2014—There’s more oil than anyone expected being shipped by rail from North Dakota, but that’s hardly the only reason farmers in the Upper Midwest are facing big delays in getting their wheat, soybean and corn crops to storage facilities and on to market. Read More


     

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