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Jan 12, 2011

Dick Winters, a true American hero, dead at 92

Major Dick Winters, hero of Band of Brothers book, TV series, has died....More
Jan 11, 2011

Another Beltwide success story

We have achy feet, sore backs, bloodshot eyes and tinges of carpal tunnel syndrome from relentless typing and scribbling notes. Acid reflux has been....More
Jan 04, 2011

Cotton industry loses leader with death of Billy Carter

Billy Carter was a cotton man. His death January 1, leaves a giant footprint on the cotton industry....More
Dec 22, 2010

In season of peace and hope, both seem ever elusive

In Christmas season of peace and hope, both seem ever more elusive....More
Dec 15, 2010

Corn – from moonshiner trunk to NASCAR tank

Starting in 2011, NASCAR will fuel all races with E15, a 15 percent corn ethanol blend. It’s the start of a great relationship between the racing....More
Dec 10, 2010

Pop’s workshop

One of the great pleasures of summer when I was a boy was spending a week on my grandfather (Pop) Griffith’s farm. The opportunities for fun were....More
Dec 10, 2010

Research article examines psychology of weed control decisions

The ongoing and worsening problem of herbicide-resistant Palmer amaranth pigweed has at least provided a wealth of material for researchers who....More
Dec 03, 2010

Palmer pigweed – don’t wait to see if it’s resistant

Glyphosate-resistant pigweed is a huge challenge for Mid-South producers, consultants, biotech companies, seed companies and weed scientists. Most of....More
Nov 29, 2010

How long will taxpayers subsidize Big Oil?

How long will Congress continue to spend taxpayer dollars to subsidize Big Oil?....More
Nov 22, 2010

Satellite radio recalls bygone era

If someone had told me 30 years ago that I would someday pay to have a radio installed in my vehicle and then pay a monthly fee to listen to it I....More
Nov 22, 2010

Peach of a crop in 2010

South Carolina peaches sweeter than usual in 2010....More
Nov 19, 2010

Conrad declines to take Ag Committee helm

North Dakota senators says he will retain Budget Committee chairman and be a senior member of the Agriculture Committee....More
Nov 15, 2010

Changing government easier said than done

After the elections: changing government is easier said than done. Turning Washington around is like reversing the course of an ocean liner — it....More
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