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Mon Apr 20, 2015 11:32 AM CDT

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GLOBAL BUSINESSES CALL FOR GOVERNMENT LEADERS TO TAKE ACTION ON CLIMATE CHANGE

Republican opposition to President Obama's climate change agenda may become less strident and perhaps even somewhat muted in the near-term future as more and more businesses abandon similar opposition.

Last week, a coalition of CEO's representing 43 major businesses across 20 industry sectors issued an open letter that promised the public they would be moving their own businesses toward a low-carbon economy while calling on world leaders to complete ...

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  • Crop Tech Corner In this week's Crop Tech Corner, a new, faster method of testing soybean cyst nematode samples is...
  • Competing for Dollars Beef has some catching up to do, but there is opportunity ahead.
  • Ask the Taxman by Andy Biebl Readers pose tax questions on how to justify repairs, handle capital gains on a residence and com...
  • Senior Partners - 1 Think how rural communities could rejuvenate if farmland rents stayed local rather than flowing t...
  • $3 Corn Subdues Bids March auctions show cash rent shocks could mount in 2016.
  • Nutrients Ruling A federal appeals court Tuesday ruled that a lower court could not order EPA to make a decision o...
  • West, Texas: 2 Years Later - 1 Two years after the ammonium nitrate explosion at West Fertilizer Co. in West, Texas, state offic...
  • West, Texas: 2 Years Later - 2 While federal and state governments did not mandate more regulations when it comes to storing fer...
  • Ask the Vet The vet says my cow has anaplaz, which I've never heard of before. What is it?
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