7 Ag Stories You Might Have Missed This Week

7 Ag Stories You Might Have Missed This Week

Fair food, UAVs, cheese names, antibiotics, Peterson Farm Brothers and Brazilian infrastructure

Need to catch up? Here are some food, agriculture and farm stories you might have missed this week.

China set to boost Brazilian infrastructure. All those issues with Brazil getting commodities to port? China aims to help – and reap the rewards. Reuters

UAV spotlight. If you missed the Precision Aerial Ag Show last week, here's your chance to catch up. Farm Futures

Trade talk. Legislators claim EU's cheese name issues are a bit hypocritical. Case in point: Gruyere is not in France. Washington Post

Based on consumer research…Cargill announces plan to stop using antibiotics for growth promotion in turkeys. Food Safety News

7 ag and food stories you might have missed this week: Fair food, UAVs, cheese names, antibiotics, Peterson Farm Brothers and Brazilian infrastructure

Drought troubles continue. California's ag is taking a bullet for the entire state during significant drought. Farm Press (And, it's a pretty costly drought at that. Wall Street Journal)

More corn research. The National Corn Growers Association has narrowed its search to two cities to host a proposed corn research facility. The Pantagraph (Illinois)

It's fair time. Livestock, food, what more do you want? How about deep fried breakfast on a stick? NPR

And your bonus:

4-H competition helps retain youth interest in farming and ranching. NBC Montana

The Peterson Farm Brothers are back with a new video parody, "All I Do Is Farm."

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