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2014-04-22 12:30:57

PORTLAND, Maine, April 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- iVantage Health Analytics today released the 2014 Rural Relevance Under Healthcare Reform Study. Key findings highlight that rural hospitals are delivering value in key areas: -- Rural hospitals charge 63% less than their urban counterparts. -- Spending per beneficiary for rural hospitals could save $6.8 billion if adopted by all. -- Quality, patient safety, outcomes and satisfaction are equal, while price and...

2014-03-25 23:28:05

DMG Productions explores the Latest Advancements in Crop Production. Hernando, MS (PRWEB) March 25, 2014 Sunbelt announced today that they will be featured in an upcoming episode of American Farmer airing later this year on RFD-TV. In this episode, American Farmer will educate audiences on Sunbelt's line of proprietary products, which are designed and formulated for use on a wide range of agricultural crops. Audiences will be amazed by Sunbelt's products, when learning about these...

2014-02-27 23:37:49

Leadership from the Colorado Rural Health Center met with policymakers in Washington early this month to discuss firsthand the development and implementation of healthcare reform and policy. Denver, CO (PRWEB) February 27, 2014 The National Rural Health Association (NRHA) kicked off its 25th annual Rural Health Policy Institute at our nation’s Capitol earlier this month. Several representatives from Colorado attended the event, including staff and policy experts from the Colorado Rural...

2014-02-26 23:25:00

Exploring the latest innovations and advancements in agribusiness. Oakley, KS (PRWEB) February 26, 2014 Frontier Ag, Inc. announced today that they will be featured in an upcoming episode of American Farmer airing later this year on RFD-TV. Frontier Ag leads agribusiness with financial strength as a progressive cooperative supplier, providing excellent products and services that benefit both the customer and cooperative. This segment will explore Frontier Ag's full service...

2014-02-19 16:21:24

Preservation Board Approves $30 Million Investment in Saving Farmland for 2014 HARRISBURG, Pa., Feb. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Pennsylvania's Agricultural Land Preservation Board today safeguarded 2,359 additional acres on 26 farms in 13 counties through the state's nationally renowned farmland preservation program. The board preserved farms in Berks, Butler, Chester, Crawford, Cumberland, Erie, Juniata, Lancaster, Lycoming, Northampton, Perry, Union and York counties....

2014-01-31 12:27:14

WASHINGTON, Jan. 31, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- National League of Cities (NLC) President Chris Coleman, mayor, Saint Paul, Minn. released this statement calling on the U.S. Senate to advance the Federal Agriculture Reform and Risk Management Act of 2013 ("Farm Bill") (H.R. 2642): (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20081022/NLCLOGO) "We applaud the House for moving beyond the partisan rancor and passing the "Farm Bill" this week; city officials know this bill is vitally...

2014-01-27 23:01:50

DMG Productions explores the latest advancements in agriculture. Jupiter, FL (PRWEB) January 27, 2014 DMG Productions proudly announces an upcoming episode of American Farmer, which will air on Tuesday, January 28, 2014 at 8:30 a.m. EST on RFD-TV. In this episode, American Farmer follows TriStates Grain Conditioning for a behind-the-scenes look at grain conditioning and preservation. Viewers will learn about Tri-States Grain Conditioning's 30 plus years of experience providing...

2014-01-03 08:25:21

MCLEAN, Va., Jan. 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Gladstone Land Corporation (NASDAQ: LAND) ("Gladstone Land" or the "Company") announced today that it has acquired a 1,760-acre farm in Willcox, Cochise County, Arizona for $6.7 million on December 27, 2013. The property is irrigated farm land with 13 existing water wells. In connection with the acquisition, the Company executed a ten-year lease with Premier Grain Farms. Premier Grain Farms is a family-owned and -operated farming company...

2013-12-31 23:20:57

DMG Productions explores the latest advancements in agriculture. Jupiter, FL (PRWEB) December 31, 2013 DMG Productions proudly announces an upcoming episode of American Farmer, which will air on Tuesday, January 7, 2014 at 8:30 a.m. EST on RFD-TV. In this episode, American Farmer follows Lallemand Animal Nutrition, a company dedicated to the development, production, and marketing of profitable, natural and differentiated solutions for animal nutrition and health. The show will explore...

2013-12-24 23:02:49

DMG Productions explores the latest advancements in agriculture. Jupiter, FL (PRWEB) December 24, 2013 DMG Productions proudly announces an upcoming episode of American Farmer, which will air on Tuesday, December 31, 2013 at 8:30 a.m. EST on RFD-TV. In this episode, American Farmer follows Westway Feed, a global supplier of agricultural-based liquid solutions that is committed to providing the agricultural industry with world class service and the best available molasses-based...


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  • A beast of burden; also, a beast in general.
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