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Bear sow, two cubs tear through 13-year-old's 4-H project Many children across America spend the first half of the year learning about raising farm animals and preparing farm products for market through 4-H clubs. Kids in Alaska have some special lessons to learn. Johnson made a formal presentation...
Annual farm tour boosts products grown in Alaska

...selling 400,000 pounds of Alaska potatoes in its Washington stores. "We're looking at opportunities for all of our farm products," Knowles told the audience of more than 100. "It supports a great industry; it supports some great families...
Korean trade pact is a welcome shot in the arm for U.S. economy

...most U.S.-manufactured goods face import taxes in the double digits when they enter Colombia and Panama. Our farm products face even steeper barriers. These agreements will end this unfair status quo for American workers, farmers and companies...
Farm products languish on docks and ships

...are in danger of becoming moldy, said Del Allen, president of Allports Forwarding, a cargo booking business for farm products. Each day it continues, the shutdown is costing the U.S. economy an estimated $2 billion, and for many farmers...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...have preached this gospel, they have made it hard to follow. Tariffs and quotas have barred developing countries' farm products from rich markets. And farm subsidies in rich countries have kept world production higher and prices lower than they...
Recall issued on some Taylor Farms products

Taylor Farms Pacific, Inc. has recalled several salad products due to potential Salmonella contamination. The Alaska Department of Environmental Conservation has confirmed the salad products have been distributed to companies in the Pacific Northwest that supply products to Alaska.
Small hole knocks giant pumpkin out of contention

...because of a hole in the bottom that went through to the core of the gourd. It will, however, be placed on view in the farm products display starting today.There was a great deal of curiosity over whether Marshall's pumpkin would break the world...
Outside editorial: Trade report is a healthy sign

...April of last year. And while we have a trade deficit with China, we're running a surplus with that country in farm products - $4 billion for the first four months of 2010. A hefty chunk of that is in soybeans, an important crop in Missouri...
Possibility of wire pieces prompts Pepperidge Farm recall

...2011W07*2041 Sell by 12/11/2011W07*2061 Sell by 12/13/2011W07*2221 Sell by 1/1/2012No other Pepperidge Farm products are affected.A small number of consumers have reported minor scrapes in and around the mouth.Consumers who have...
Proposed Mat-Su facility aims to feed school kids

...products year-round would allow local farmers to plant more crops and expand production. Fresh produce and other farm products sell well in local grocery stores and farmers' markets, but production is limited to the short summer season. The...


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