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...changes have been expensive and difficult to put in place, and school officials are asking Congress and the Agriculture Department to roll back some of the requirements. Their main concerns: finding enough whole grain-rich foods that kids...

...some case they're 40 years old," said Belisario Dominguez Mendez, who heads up coffee issues for Mexico's Agriculture Department. "Coffee rust is a good pretext to transform the coffee industry in Mexico," he said, noting the government...
Current administration consistently denies Freedom of Information Act requests

...3,658 times. The Defense Department, including the NSA, and the CIA accounted for nearly all those. The Agriculture Department's Farm Service Agency cited national security six times, the Environmental Protection Agency did twice and...
News the livestock industry."We don't fear this bill," Murphy said.Other supporters included the state Agriculture Department and South Dakota Farm Bureau, Ag Unity, Livestock Auction Markets Association and Fighting Animal Cruelty Together...

...much insecticide bees are exposed to as they travel from plant to plant.The Legislature last year ordered the agriculture department to develop a process for reviewing the safety of neonicotinoids, which also protect soybeans and sugarbeets...
New rules aim to get rid of junk foods in schools

...Under the new rules the Agriculture Department proposed Friday, foods...Under the proposal, the Agriculture Department would set fat, calorie...Mindful of that backlash, the Agriculture Department exempted in-school fundraisers...

...facility since it opened in February. Ohio's agriculture department then looks for permanent housing for the critters...said Erica Hawkins, a spokeswoman for Ohio's agriculture department.State veterinarians eventually worked more...

...teenagers make up almost half, according to the Agriculture Department. About 10 percent are seniors.The vast Department:
Community stamps each month.Who are they? Children and teenagers make up almost half the rolls, according to the Agriculture Department. About 10 percent are seniors.The vast majority don't receive any cash welfare. Many households that shop...
Knowles reports mixed results with Clinton administration

...Knowles said that he and other Western governors criticized the forest road policy during a meeting with top Agriculture Department and Forest Service officials. ''They heard us,'' he said. ''It is something we are going to continue...


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