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2010-11-15 08:00:00

WICHITA, Kan., Nov. 15, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Cargill today announced encouraging preliminary results from its 2010 E.coli O157:H7 vaccine trial involving 85,000 head of beef cattle. Initial results are based upon sampling both cattle at feedlots and meat at the company's Fort Morgan, Colo., beef processing facility where vaccinated cattle were harvested from May through August. Addressing the food and feed safety committee of the United States Animal Health Association in...

2010-10-12 09:00:00

FORT MORGAN, Colo., Oct. 12 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, Viaero Wireless launched new Nationwide Plans with carry-over minutes. Viaero also introduced new affordable messaging and data plans, and reduced prices on its Nationwide Unlimited plans. "Our customers want minutes that last," said Frank DiRico, president and CEO of Viaero Wireless. "With our new Nationwide Plans with carry-over minutes, Viaero subscribers can accumulate minutes that don't expire after 30 days. Instead, unused minutes...

2006-05-14 08:42:20

FORT MORGAN, Ala. -- Fort Morgan was the latest in military technology when it was built in 1834: The five-sided bulwark had a dry moat, thick brick walls and dozens of cannons to ward off invaders at Mobile Bay, a vital port on the northern Gulf Coast. Since then, the fort has survived 172 years and a furious shelling by Union forces during the Civil War. It was part of the nation's coastal defense system all the way through World War II. But preservationists say hurricanes and funding...

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