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10 reasons to choose ag loans by AgAmerica, Part II

LAST MONTH we talked about five reasons to choose farm loans by AgAmerica Lending. Now let’s talk about five more: 6. Keep your payments as low as possible with an

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Commissioner’s AgriCorner: Florida farmers stay one step ahead of winter

KNOWN AS THE NATION’S “winter salad bowl,” Florida produces an abundance of the freshest and highest-quality products in the world this time of year.

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Soldiers and saddles: Veterans ride for therapy

In the photos: Above left, a local veteran saddles up for his Thursday morning ride. Above right, Blackfoot is one of four horses used for veteran riders at TiAnViCa Riding

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Structures with many years of maintenance-free enjoyment

USA QUALITY Steel Barns & Garages has a wide assortment of barns, RV ports, garages, warehousing, and carports available with you in mind. The diversity of our structures makes it

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Obamacare changes relevant to businesses

JUST WHEN YOU THINK you have somewhat of a handle on the rules and timetables for the Affordable Care Act (ACA, a.k.a. Obamacare), out of the blue come changes —

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Another look at deworming

A DEWORMING STRATEGY is an essential component of your horse’s health program. Plan to have your veterinarian perform an annual fecal test on your horse’s manure. Fecal tests are a

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Aid in the wake of greening

| Citrus Growers Offered Financial Incentive to Remove Diseased Trees | Joe L. Davis Jr. is a committed citrus grower who raises mainly Valencias for orange juice. His Avon Park-based

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An exciting time for railroading in the cold-supply chain

SEVERAL MONTHS BACK, we discussed the current time as being perhaps the start of a new golden era for railroading. One of the reasons for this is the increasing regulatory

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Harnessing the power of technology for better production and environmental responsibility

IN THE PHOTOS: (Left) Ty Strode, vice president, and Randy Strode, owner of Agri-Starts. (Middle) Greg Kennedy of the Department of Environmental Protection and Sutton Rucks of Milking R at

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FFA Corner: Ag Time with Abby

| ’Tis the season to serve and think about your future in the ag industry | FFA IS AN ORGANIZATION that revolves around service. One act of service that many