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2009-12-16 18:00:00

Application deadline is set for February 15 DAVIS, Calif., Dec 16 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Proposals for 2010 funding consideration under the Farm and Ranch Lands Protection Program (FRPP) are being accepted until February 15, 2010.

2008-09-20 15:00:33

By Suzanne Mills-Wazniak Contributing Writer The Food, Conservation, and Energy Act of 2008 was enacted by the United States Congress on June 18.

2008-09-17 21:00:15

By Leslie Hague lhague@@dailyherald.com The U.S. Secretary of Agriculture said Tuesday he didn't have much hope for getting new farming legislation passed this week.

2008-09-01 09:00:15

By Stephen Speckman Deseret News Except for an overridden veto by President Bush, the $290 billion farm bill quietly passed through Congress this past summer, with funds expected to last for five years. If you're like most people, the news didn't become dinner table fodder.

Word of the Day
  • Growing in low tufty patches.
The word 'cespitose' comes from a Latin word meaning 'turf'.