Tag Archives: agriculture


Get Ready for the Upcoming Drone Overtake

Drones will soon be flying almost everywhere

The commercial sector is so ripe for drone penetration that many companies previously focused on…

By Samara Lynn

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Think Global, Act Local [Part 2]: How One Washington D.C Organization Makes Positive Impact

WANDA founder Tambra Raye talks ways to make a difference internationally

A Washington D.C. organization, Think Global Act Local, talks ways to make a global impact.

By Kandia Johnson

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[WATCH] Higher Turkey Prices Gobbling Up Thanksgiving Budgets

Avian flu epidemic still putting pressure on poultry prices

The AFBF survey shopping list includes turkey, bread stuffing, sweet potatoes, rolls with butter, peas,…

By Stacey Tisdale

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$100,000 Grant Supports Scholarships for Black Farmers

Awards of up to $5,000 for ag-related study at 2- and 4-year schools

Scholarships of up to $5,000 are being made available to black students of agriculture and…

By Robin White Goode

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Bountiful Careers in Agriculture

How four professionals found lucrative opportunities in a growing field

These are professional positions that cater to scientists, lawyers, and people with MBAs, with starting…

By Marcia Wade Talbert

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UBR Morning Post: How Milton Latrell Sows Success With Agriculture Menswear

Bonus content on the entrepreneurs and strategies featured on The Urban Business Roundtable

This week on The Urban Business Roundtable, UBR Contributor Renita Young introduces us to Milton…

By Alfred Edmond, Jr.

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Agriculture Futures Trade Higher On The CBOT

CHICAGO (AP) — Agriculture futures advanced Thursday on the Chicago Board of Trade.
Wheat for March…

By Associated Press

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Obama Proposes $1.25 Billion for Black Farmers in Settlement

Group leader says more money is needed

President Barack Obama has allotted $1.25 billion in the FY 2010 budget to settle discrimination…

By Marcia Wade Talbert

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