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Washington Insider
Thu Nov 7, 2013 06:09 PM CST

Here's a quick monitor of Washington farm and trade policy issues from DTN's well-placed observer.

ANOTHER REPORT WARNS OF HIGHER CONCENTRATIONS OF GREENHOUSE GASES

The amount of greenhouse gases in the atmosphere reached a new record high in 2012, continuing an upward and accelerating trend which is driving climate change and will shape the future of the planet for hundreds and thousands of years, according to a new report by the United Nations World Meteorological Organization, which is not considered a fly-by-night outfit. The WMO has a membership of 191 UN member nations, and originated from ...

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