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  • Late Thursday a federal judge in North Dakota issued a preliminary injunction against the Environmental Protection Agency’s Waters of the US rule,...Late Thursday a federal judge in North Dakota issued a preliminary injunction against the Environmental Protection Agency’s Waters of the US rule,...
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  • Farm leaders see Donald Trump’s call to deport the nation’s illegal immigrants, as a non-starter for agriculture, heavily dependent on migrant labor...Farm leaders see Donald Trump’s call to deport the nation’s illegal immigrants, as a non-starter for agriculture, heavily dependent on migrant labor...

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Endless View Farm - USPOULTRY Family Farm Environmental Excellence Award Winner

Endless View Farm is owned and operated by Stephen and Jackie Lohr. Their farm consists of 57 owned acres and 250 rented acres on which broilers, 90 brood cows, 100 sheep and four sows are raised. The Lohrs raise chickens for Pilgrim’s, with a capacity of 107,000 birds per flock. Courtesy U.S. Poultry & Egg Association

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Last Week Tonight with John Oliver: Food Waste

Producers, sellers, and consumers waste tons of food. John Oliver discusses the shocking amount of food we don’t eat.

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