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Exerpts from the Red River Farm Network Newsletter…… USDA Clarifies Stance on Gene Editing — Innovations, like gene editing or CRISPR, will not face any additional regulatory oversight. In a statement, Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue said the new techniques for the development of new plant varieties is “indistinguishable” from those done through traditional plant breeding.…

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A Weekly Update From Your Friends at the Red River Farm Network Monday, January 1, 2018 Weekly News Highlights Reporting Agriculture’s Business — Happy New Year from the Red River Farm Network team! The markets are closed and we’ll be taking a break from our on-air work Monday. We’ll be back on-air Tuesday, January 2.…

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A Weekly Update From Your Friends at the Red River Farm Network   Monday, September 11, 2017   Weekly News Highlights Reporting Agriculture’s Business — The Red River Farm Network will report LIVE from the Big Iron Farm Show in West Fargo this week. We have a stellar line-up of speakers on dicamba, weather, farm…

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A Weekly Update From Your Friends at the Red River Farm Network Monday, September 4, 2017 Weekly News Highlights Reporting Agriculture’s Business — Labor Day is celebrated on the first Monday of September, honoring the achievements of the American worker. Labor Day seems like the perfect time to offer thanks to our hard-working farmers and…

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A Weekly Update From Your Friends at the Red River Farm Network   Monday, August 28, 2017 Reporting Agriculture’s Business — Hurricane Harvey is pounding the Gulf Coast. Rainfall amounts in southeast Texas are at “unprecedented” levels with some isolated areas expected to recieve close to 50 inches. For agriculture, we’ve seen amazing images of…

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Reporting Agriculture’s Business — It’s the week of July 4, a time of reflection and celebration of our country. The markets will close at noon today and will reopen Wednesday. RRFN will be on the air on Independence Day for the 6:30-to-7:00 AM broadcast. We hope you enjoy your time with friends and family. Listen…

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FarmNetNews Monday, June 19, 2017

Weekly News Highlights Reporting Agriculture’s Business — Abnormally dry conditions are a concern from eastern Montana, through the Dakotas and into northwest Minnesota. The Red River Farm Network has that story and more in this week’s edition of FarmNetNews. You’ll also find coverage from The Fertilizer Institute 4R Conference in Minneapolis, the LIFT Summit in…

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Monday, June 12, 2017 Weekly News Highlights Reporting Agriculture’s Business — Weather is always an important story. From drought to tornado damage, the Red River Farm Network is keeping out listeners up-to-date on the latest weather-related news. Weather also seems to be driving markets right now. Drew Lerner, senior agricultural meteorologist, World Weather, Inc., provides…

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Weekly News Highlights Reporting Agriculture’s Business — The Red River Farm Network is back on the road this week. Join us as we travel to Des Moines, Iowa for the World Pork Expo and Fargo for the North Dakota FFA Convention. RRFN hosts the Crop Watch broadcast at 12:37 PM on the radio. Those updates…

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Weekly News Highlights Monday, May 22, 2017 Reporting Agriculture’s Business — it is a busy time in agriculture. The decision was announced this past week to renegotiate the North American Free Trade Agreement. U.S.-Mexico negotiations are continuing on sugar. In St. Paul, today is the final day of the Minnesota legislative session. It was contentious…

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A Weekly Update From Your Friends at the Red River Farm Network

Weekly News Highlights Reporting Agriculture’s Business — Ahead of this current weather system, farmers across the Red River Farm Network made excellent planting progress. We share the stories this week’s FarmNetNews. Each Tuesday during the spring and early summer, RRFN hosts the Crop Watch broadcast at 12:37 PM on the radio. Those updates are available…

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A Weekly Update From Your Friends at the Red River Farm Network

Monday, May 8, 2017 Weekly News Highlights Reporting Ag’s Business From Fields to D.C. — The Red River Farm Network is keeping up with planting progress across our region this week. Today’s USDA planting progress is being closely watched by market analysts, especially with decent weather conditions in the last five days. Last week, RRFN…

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