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 2018-07-16 23:50 

The Sun

The oldest bread ever baked has been discovered in a Middle-Eastern desert — dating back 14,400 years...

REMNANTS of what may be the oldest bread ever baked have been discovered in a Middle-Eastern desert. The 14,400-year-old charred crumbs found in Jordan prove that bread making pre-dated agriculture by at least 4,000 years. Experts believe it was made usin...

 2018-07-16 22:25 

Sydney Morning Herald

'Cowboy culture': Department of Agriculture's costly live export legal bungle...

A new revelation poses serious questions about the department's ability to regulate the controversial trade....

 2018-07-16 22:03 

Tulsa World

Oklahoma Agriculture...

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 2018-07-16 21:02 

Deutsche Welle

Revolutionary evidence proves bread existed before agriculture...

The discovery at a 14,500-year-old site in Jordan shows that bread is at least 5,000 years older than previously thought. Scientists had thought that bread was not invented until after humans began farming....

 2018-07-16 21:00 

The Hill

Blame Congress for immigration inaction that jeopardizes American agriculture...
 2018-07-16 19:56 

cbs19news.com

[ Charlottesville ]

Program to distribute hives to new and continuing beekeepers...

The Virginia Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services has launched a program to provide hives to new and established beekeepers following the high losses this past winter....

 2018-07-16 19:52 

Infowars.com

Discovered Bread Predates Agriculture by 4,000 Years...

Archaeological site provides earliest evidence of bread production...

 2018-07-16 19:30 

Popular Science

Burnt bread shows that our ancestors were baking 4,000 years before agriculture...

Science Charred flatbread found in a fireplace dates back to 14,400 years ago. A fire was burning in the circular stone fireplace when someone threw in bits of food—cruciferous vegetables, legumes, gazelle meat, and a flat bread. The leftovers from....

 2018-07-16 19:21 

Reuters

[ UK ]

World's oldest bread found at prehistoric site in Jordan...

Charred remains of a flatbread baked about 14,500 years ago in a stone fireplace at a site in northeastern Jordan have given researchers a delectable surprise: people began making bread, a vital staple food, millennia before they developed agriculture....

 2018-07-16 19:21 

Reuters

World's oldest bread found at prehistoric site in Jordan...

Charred remains of a flatbread baked about 14,500 years ago in a stone fireplace at a site in northeastern Jordan have given researchers a delectable surprise: people began making bread, a vital staple food, millennia before they developed agriculture....

 2018-07-16 19:20 

Reuters

[ UK ]

Bank of Ghana annuls Belstar Capital purchase of control of ADB...

Ghana's central bank said on Monday has canceled the acquisition of 51 pct of Agriculture Development Bank by a consortium led by U.S. investor Belstar Capital because the stakes were acquired inappropriately....

 2018-07-16 19:20 

Reuters

[ World ]

Bank of Ghana annuls Belstar Capital purchase of control of ADB...

Ghana's central bank said on Monday has canceled the acquisition of 51 pct of Agriculture Development Bank by a consortium led by U.S. investor Belstar Capital because the stakes were acquired inappropriately....

 2018-07-16 19:15 

ScienceDaily.com

Archaeologists discover bread that predates agriculture by 4,000 years...

At an archaeological site in northeastern Jordan, researchers have discovered the charred remains of a flatbread baked by hunter-gatherers 14,400 years ago. It is the oldest direct evidence of bread found to date, predating the advent of agriculture by at...

 2018-07-16 19:13 

Haaretz Daily

Archaeologists find 14,400-year-old pita in Jordan's Black Desert...

Making fresh bread from opportunistically collected wild grains was really hard, but maybe the innovation smelled so good that the people invented agriculture...

 2018-07-16 19:00 

Phys.org

Archaeologists discover bread that predates agriculture by 4,000 years...

At an archaeological site in northeastern Jordan, researchers have discovered the charred remains of a flatbread baked by hunter-gatherers 14,400 years ago. It is the oldest direct evidence of bread found to date, predating the advent of agriculture by at...

 2018-07-16 18:15 

Central News Agency

Kinmen receives OIE certificate for being FMD-free with vaccine...

Taipei, July 16 (CNA) Outlying Kinmen County has been officially recognized by the World Organization for Animal Health (OIE) as foot-and-mouth disease-free with the use of vaccines, the Council of Agriculture (COA) said Monday....

 2018-07-16 18:05 

Forbes

Agriculture Tech And Investing Needs A Diversity Overhaul. Here's How....

Agriculture tech and investing need a diversity shakeup. Two experts break down the problem -- and present a path forward....

 2018-07-16 17:47 

WLUC

[ Marquette ]

USDA partners to improved rural water infrastructure for nine Michigan communities...

Assistant to the Secretary for Rural Development Anne Hazlett announced Monday that the U.S. Department of Agriculture is investing $267 million in 103 infrastructure projects to upgrade water and wastewater systems in rural communities....

 2018-07-16 17:28 

Reuters

France kicks off campaign for next chief of U.N. food agency...

France on Monday nominated a former head of the European Food Safety Agency as its candidate for the next director of the U.N. Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO), the international body coordinating efforts to fight hunger....

 2018-07-16 17:22 

KFYR

[ Minot ]

ND Department of Agriculture asks farmers to take Dicamba Survey...

Farmers are being asked to take survey on possible Dicamba damage by the state's Department of Agriculture....

 2018-07-16 17:05 

Sun Sentinel

Putnam whistleblower claimed she was told she 'works for the NRA,' report says...

Florida gubernatorial candidate Adam Putnam's Agriculture Department paid $30,000 to settle a whistleblower lawsuit concerning gun permits in which a former employee alleged her bosses told her that she "works for the NRA," according to a news...

 2018-07-16 17:04 

Irish Independent

France, Germany call for stable EU farm budget post-Brexit...

France and Germany want the European Union's agriculture budget to be maintained at its current level once Britain leaves the bloc, the French and German farm ministers said on Monday....

 2018-07-16 15:45 

The Tampa Tribune

Top 5 at noon: Ex-supervisor in Adam Putnams gun-license unit warned of gross misconduct; spot a low helicopter this week? it might be Tampa Electric and more...

Here are the latest headlines and updates on tampabay.com:EX-SUPERVISOR IN PUTNAMS GUN-LICENSE UNIT WARNED OF GROSS MISCONDUCTA former supervisor in Adam Putnams Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services sued the agency in 2013, claiming ...

 2018-07-16 15:40 

Orlando Sentinel

Putnam agency paid $30,000 in whistleblower lawsuit over gun background checks — report...

TALLAHASSEE Agriculture Commissioner Adam Putnam's department paid a former employee $30,000 to settle a whistleblower lawsuit concerning gun permits in 2016 in which she claimed she was told she "worked for the NRA,'' according to a Tampa...

 2018-07-16 15:28 

Mother Jones

Trump's Tariffs and High Prices Are Sinking the Midwest...

You can call 'em tariffs or you can call 'em taxes, but they're all the same to me. Tory Newmyer reports from the heartland: In Iowa, Mike Naig, the state's Republican secretary of agriculture.... "Current commodity prices are not equa...

 2018-07-16 15:24 

AK&M

Lending for agricultural works up 12.3% in Russia...

NewswireStock IndexesExrateEquitiesAnalysisAbout AK&MServicesSite MapSupportAs of July 12, loans intended for seasonal field works in Russia amounted to RUB 188.55 billion growing by 12.3% year-on-year, Russia's Ministry of Agriculture informed. In pa...

 2018-07-16 15:00 

ZDNet

Oracle's Blockchain Cloud Service is generally available...

Organizations from a range of sectors are already using the service, including customers in banking, supply chain management, agriculture and banking....

 2018-07-16 14:58 

KTBY

[ FOX Anchorage ]

Youth Learn the Dollars and Cents of Agriculture this Fair Season...

(NewsUSA) - For students around the country, summer vacation may be in full swing, but for many, that hasn't kept them from learning - especially those interested in a career in agriculture....

 2018-07-16 14:24 

Global News

Calgary Stampede attendance up for 2018...

1,271,241 people took in the sights and sounds of the midway, rodeo and agriculture events....

 2018-07-16 13:45 

One America News Network

France, Germany call for stable EU farm budget post-Brexit...

PARIS - France and Germany want the European Union's agriculture budget to be maintained at its current level once Britain leaves the bloc, the French and German farm ministers said in a...

 2018-07-16 13:45 

Channel NewsAsia

France, Germany call for stable EU farm budget post-Brexit...

PARIS: France and Germany want the European Union's agriculture budget to be maintained at its current level once Britain leaves the bloc, the ......

 2018-07-16 13:43 

Reuters

France, Germany call for stable EU farm budget post-Brexit...

France and Germany want the European Union's agriculture budget to be maintained at its current level once Britain leaves the bloc, the French and German farm ministers said on Monday....

 2018-07-16 13:41 

Reuters Africa

France, Germany call for stable EU farm budget post-Brexit...

France and Germany want the European Union's agriculture budget to be maintained at its current level once Britain leaves the bloc, the French and German farm ministers said in a joint declaration on Monday....

 2018-07-16 13:39 

Reuters

France, Germany call for stable EU farm budget post-Brexit...

France and Germany want the European Union's agriculture budget to be maintained at its current level once Britain leaves the bloc, the French and German farm ministers said in a joint declaration on Monday....

 2018-07-16 13:16 

Miami Herald

Woman claimed 'gross misconduct,' filed whistle-blower suit over concealed gun permits...

A former supervisor in Adam Putnam's Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services sued the agency in 2013, claiming "gross misconduct" in the handling of gun permit applications and that ... Click to Continue...

 2018-07-16 12:52 

KyivPost.com

UNIAN: USDA lowers wheat production forecast for Ukraine in 2018/2019 market year...

The United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) has lowered its forecast for wheat production in Ukraine in the 2018/2019 marketing year (MY, July 2018 June 2019) by 1 million tonnes compared to the June forecast, to 25.5 million tons. "Ukraine'...

 2018-07-16 12:33 

JPost.com

World's oldest bread found at prehistoric site in Jordan...

"We now have to assess whether there was a relationship between bread production and the origins of agriculture," Arranz-Otaegui said....

 2018-07-16 12:21 

Uganda Radio Network

Government Encourages Youth to Engage in Agriculture...

Speaking to Journalists ahead of the annual Agricultural trade show on Monday morning, Ssempijja said that the government is engaged in activities that would enable youths to engage in commercial agriculture both at a small and large scale....

 2018-07-16 12:19 

Japan Times

Farm damage from Japan's rain disaster put at 48.1 billion...

Damage on the agriculture, forestry and fisheries sectors from the recent torrential rain that hit mainly western Japan has been estimated at 48.05 billion, the ......

 2018-07-16 11:32 

Accent TV

Igor Dodon intends to fully unblock the Moldovan products supplies to Russia...

During the working visit to Moscow, Igor Dodon held a second meeting with the Russian Deputy Prime Minister Alexei Gordeev, the former Minister of Agriculture of the Russian Federation. The...

 2018-07-16 08:29 

ITV

Former JLS star adds voice to campaign urging better farm safety...

Former JLS Star JB Gill has thrown his weight behind an initiative to improve farm safety for both staff and children after it emerged agriculture is still one of the most dangerous industries to work in.The Health and Safety Executive (HSE) revealed that...

 2018-07-16 07:13 

Stuff.co.nz

Agriculture recyclers Wallace Group extends to Southland, creating more jobs...

Agricultural recyclers Wallace Group has spent $20,000 setting up a new site in Southland....

 2018-07-16 07:00 

Science AAAS

This oven was used to make bread—thousands of years before agriculture...

Surprising find in northeastern Jordan could rewrite history of cooking technology...

 2018-07-16 05:15 

Manila Bulletin

Farm-to-market road project to boost Kalinga coffee industry...

The Department of Agriculture's Philippine Rural Development Project (DA-PRDP) will further boost the Kalinga coffee industry through the ongoing farm to market road project (FMR) in Tabuk City, Kalinga....

 2018-07-16 04:00 

The Sun Journal

[ NH ]

Storyteller's Cottage new feature at Waterford World's Fair...

WATERFORD — Waterford World's Fair will unveil The Storyteller's Cottage for Agriculture History on Friday, July 20, at the fairgrounds on Green Road off Route 35. It's a new exhibit at this year's fair, which runs Friday to Sunday, ...

 2018-07-16 04:00 

EurekAlert

Archaeologists discover bread that predates agriculture by 4,000 years...

At an archaeological site in northeastern Jordan, researchers have discovered the charred remains of a flatbread baked by hunter-gatherers 14,400 years ago. It is the oldest direct evidence of bread found to date, predating the advent of agriculture by at...

 2018-07-16 02:32 

KMEG

[ Sioux City ]

Siouxland Ag in the Classroom receives of $25,000 grant from NASCAR driver, Blue Bunny...

A Siouxland non- profit group is getting some help from a NASCAR superstar and a little blue bunny.Siouxland Agriculture in the Classroom is one of 5 recipients nationwide to be awarded a $25,000 dollar grant from the Jimmie Johnson Foundation's Blue ...

 2018-07-16 01:35 

Phnom Penh Post

Kingdom’s rubber exports bounce high in first half, Business, Phnom Penh Post...

Cambodian rubber exports surged 21 percent during the first half of the year, compared to the same period last year, the Ministry of Agriculture said on Sunday....

 2018-07-16 00:29 

New Indian Express

[ Kerala ]

Consumer state Kerala to see a spurt in food prices...

The recent hike in minimum support prices (MSP) for agriculture commodities, including paddy, by the Centre is likely to trigger food inflation in Kerala....

 2018-07-16 00:21 

The Financial Express

Vashi traders charge farmers a 10% fee...

While the Goods and services tax was to lower the tax incidence on agriculture commodities — most unprocessed food is exempt from GST — it hasn't....

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