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The U.S. spring wheat harvest is off to a slow start, the U.S. Department of Agriculture said Monday. As of Aug.
Text of article by Sun Zhengcai, minister of agriculture, entitled: "Pay close attention to grain production; always have 'grain on hand'", published by Chinese magazine Qiushi website on 1 August Currently, the large magnitude price increases in the international grain market and the grim challenges world food safety is facing are hot topics that have caught the attention of the international community.
By Robin Paxton When Murat Shamshinurov toasted this year's harvest with a glass of vodka, he did so with confidence. A fleet of new Dutch combine harvesters, better seeds and a mild winter promise a bumper crop at the farms he runs in Russia's fertile black-earth region.
The Romanov is a breed of domestic sheep that originated from the Upper Volga region of Russia. This breed was named after the town of Romanov-Borisoglebsk and was first brought to other countries during the eighteenth century when they were imported into Germany and France. It was not until 1980 that the breed was brought to North America, first to Canada and then to the United States. The Romanov is a Northern European short-tailed sheep breed that varies in weight depending upon the...
- Stoppage; cessation (of labor).
- A standing still or idling (of mills, factories, etc.).