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2009-03-24 14:30:00

Legislation that would block the use of antibiotics for veterinary and farm use would be detrimental to the health of US livestock as well as pose risks for national food safety, according to the president of the American Farm Bureau Federation.

2006-07-27 09:28:25

By Charles Abbott WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The largest U.S. farm group, the 6 million-member American Farm Bureau Federation, said on Thursday it backed an extension of the current farm subsidy law for "at least one year" as a response to the collapse of world trade talks.

2005-10-10 13:56:44

By Sophie Walker WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S.

2005-09-30 16:16:31

By Sophie Walker WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. has not signaled how it might cut domestic farm subsidies because trade talks have already outlined concessions there, leaving market access the area where work really needs to be done, the head of the country's largest farm group said on Friday.

Word of the Day
  • A mania for the use of printing-types; a strong propensity to write for publication.
The word 'typomania' comes from Greek roots meaning 'type' and 'madness'.