Lancaster Farming: News http://www.lancasterfarming.com News en-us Despite ban, fox hunts still thrive, and divide, in Britain http://www.lancasterfarming.com/Despite-ban--fox-hunts-still-thrive--and-divide--in-Britain Fox hunting Ten years after Parliament outlawed the centuries-old sport that Oscar Wilde called 'the unspeakable in full pursuit of the uneatable ... Mid-Atlantic Thu, 05 Mar 2015 06:30:02 GMT State: Pig disease traced to central Georgia livestock show http://www.lancasterfarming.com/State--Pig-disease-traced-to-central-Georgia-livestock-show MACON, Ga. (AP) — The state's first known cases of a potentially deadly pig disease have been tied to an event at the Georgia National Fairg ... AP Thu, 05 Mar 2015 05:45:00 GMT ND House to mull change to anti-corporate farming law http://www.lancasterfarming.com/ND-House-to-mull-change-to-anti-corporate-farming-law BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — A North Dakota House committee is slated to review Senate legislation that exempts dairy and swine operations from the sta ... AP Thu, 05 Mar 2015 03:30:00 GMT Former Delaware ag secretary leads trade mission http://www.lancasterfarming.com/Former-Delaware-ag-secretary-leads-trade-mission DOVER, Del. (AP) — Federal officials say Delaware's former agriculture secretary is leading a government trade mission to Southeast Asia.Mic ... AP Thu, 05 Mar 2015 00:45:00 GMT Vegan teacher sues Ohio district over Facebook post http://www.lancasterfarming.com/Vegan-teacher-sues-Ohio-district-over-Facebook-post WOOSTER, Ohio (AP) — A vegan teacher has sued the northeast Ohio school district where he works for firing him last year for a Facebook post cri ... AP Thu, 05 Mar 2015 00:15:00 GMT Business Highlights http://www.lancasterfarming.com/Business-Highlights ___Size matters: Phones as big as they can get for easy useNEW YORK (AP) — There was a time you could count on phones getting larger each year. ... AP Wed, 04 Mar 2015 15:15:00 GMT BC-USDA-Onion and Pots http://www.lancasterfarming.com/BC-USDA-Onion-and-Pots IDAHO FALLS Shipping Point Prices as of 04-MAR-2015Provided by: Fruit and Vegetable Market News,Federal - State Market News Service, USDA.Phone: (20 ... AP Wed, 04 Mar 2015 15:15:00 GMT Senator asks for federal investigation of Lumber Liquidators http://www.lancasterfarming.com/Senator-asks-for-federal-investigation-of-Lumber-Liquidators NEW YORK (AP) — A U.S. senator is requesting that three federal agencies investigate Lumber Liquidators following a "60 Minutes" report ... AP Wed, 04 Mar 2015 14:45:00 GMT BC-Orange-juice http://www.lancasterfarming.com/BC-Orange-juice NEW YORK (AP) — Frozen concentrate orange juice trading on the IntercontinentalExchange (ICE) Wednesday:OpenHighLowSettleChg.ORANGE JUICE15,000 ... AP Wed, 04 Mar 2015 14:45:00 GMT BC-USDA-Mdwst Dly Carlot http://www.lancasterfarming.com/BC-USDA-Mdwst-Dly-Carlot NW—LS851Des Moines, IA Wed Mar 04, 2015 USDA Market NewsUSDA Carlot Meat 4:00 Summary, Compared to Previous DayPrices in dollars per hun ... AP Wed, 04 Mar 2015 14:30:03 GMT How to help cats, livestock and birds cope with the cold http://www.lancasterfarming.com/How-to-help-cats--livestock-and-birds-cope-with-the-cold LOS ANGELES (AP) — All kinds of animal can face problems from a wicked winter that's unleashing frigid temperatures and heaps of snow from t ... AP Wed, 04 Mar 2015 14:30:03 GMT Emu jumps fence, escapes from farm when noise spooks bird http://www.lancasterfarming.com/Emu-jumps-fence--escapes-from-farm-when-noise-spooks-bird GREENVILLE, N.C. (AP) — An emu jumped a fence and escaped from a farm in North Carolina when it was spooked by a loud piece of farm equipment.Ow ... AP Wed, 04 Mar 2015 14:30:03 GMT BC-USDA-Opening Bids KY Grain Elevs http://www.lancasterfarming.com/BC-USDA-Opening-Bids-KY-Grain-Elevs SV—GR110Frankfort, KY Wed, Mar 04, 2015 USDA-KY Dept of Ag Market NewsKentucky Daily Grain Elevators Bids:Bids as of 4:00 est, cash pric ... AP Wed, 04 Mar 2015 14:30:03 GMT BC-USDA-Natl Sheep http://www.lancasterfarming.com/BC-USDA-Natl-Sheep SA—LS850San Angelo, TX Wed Mar 04, 2015 USDA Market NewsNational Sheep Summary for Wednesday, March 04, 2015Compared to last week at Sioux ... AP Wed, 04 Mar 2015 14:00:00 GMT McDonald's chicken gets new standard: No human antibiotics http://www.lancasterfarming.com/McDonald-s-chicken-gets-new-standard--No-human-antibiotics NEW YORK (AP) — McDonald's says it plans to require chicken suppliers to stop using antibiotics important to human medicine within two years ... AP Wed, 04 Mar 2015 13:45:00 GMT Search under way in Greene County after emu escapes home http://www.lancasterfarming.com/Search-under-way-in-Greene-County-after-emu-escapes-home GREENVILLE, N.C. (AP) — Greene County sheriff's deputies are on the lookout for an emu that's escaped from its home after it was spooked ... AP Wed, 04 Mar 2015 13:30:00 GMT BC-USDA-Fdr Catl http://www.lancasterfarming.com/BC-USDA-Fdr-Catl SJ—LS150St. Joseph, MO Wed Mar 04, 2015 USDA-MO Dept of Ag Market NewsSt. Joseph, MO StockyardsFeeder Cattle Auction Report Mid-Session an ... AP Wed, 04 Mar 2015 13:30:00 GMT Odd winter means wood is piling up in Oregon, prices down http://www.lancasterfarming.com/Odd-winter-means-wood-is-piling-up-in-Oregon--prices-down ROSEBURG, Ore. (AP) — With the deep freeze that has inundated the eastern half of the United States contributing to the drop, prices for logs an ... AP Wed, 04 Mar 2015 13:30:00 GMT Close http://www.lancasterfarming.com/Close CHICAGO (AP) — Futures trading on the Chicago Board of Trade Wed.:OpenHighLowSettleChg.WHEAT5,000 bu minimum; cents per bushelMar507509491¼ ... AP Wed, 04 Mar 2015 13:15:00 GMT BC-Cash Prices, 1st Ld-Writethru,0334 http://www.lancasterfarming.com/BC-Cash-Prices--1st-Ld-Writethru-0334 NEW YORK (AP) — Wholesale cash prices Wednesday: Wed. Tue.FFoods Broilers FOB Ga. ice-packed l ... AP Wed, 04 Mar 2015 13:15:00 GMT Planted chile acreage dropped 10 percent in New Mexico http://www.lancasterfarming.com/Planted-chile-acreage-dropped-10-percent-in-New-Mexico ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Federal officials say planted chile acreage in New Mexico dropped 10 percent last year.The U.S. Department of Agricultu ... AP Wed, 04 Mar 2015 13:15:00 GMT BC-Cotton http://www.lancasterfarming.com/BC-Cotton NEW YORK (AP) — Cotton No. 2 Futures on the IntercontinentalExchange (ICE) Wednesday:OpenHighLowSettleChg.COTTON 250,000 lbs.; cents per lb.Mar6 ... AP Wed, 04 Mar 2015 13:15:00 GMT BC-ID--Intermountain Grain & Livestock, ID http://www.lancasterfarming.com/BC-ID--Intermountain-Grain---Livestock--ID POCATELLO, Idaho (AP) — Idaho Farm Bureau Intermountain Grain and Livestock Report for Wednesday, March 4. Bids subject to change.BLACKFOOT R ... AP Wed, 04 Mar 2015 13:15:00 GMT BC-CO-Denver Area Cash Grain, CO http://www.lancasterfarming.com/BC-CO-Denver-Area-Cash-Grain--CO GL—GR110Greeley, CO Wed Mar 04, 2015 USDA-CO Dept of Ag Market NewsDaily Grain Bids for Denver and Surrounding AreasSpot bids to producers ... AP Wed, 04 Mar 2015 13:00:00 GMT BC-USDA-SC Clsng Grain Bids http://www.lancasterfarming.com/BC-USDA-SC-Clsng-Grain-Bids CO—GR110Columbia, SC Wednesday, March 04, 2015 USDA-SC Dept Ag Market NewsSouth Carolina closing cash grain bids as of 3:00 P.M. Prices deli ... AP Wed, 04 Mar 2015 13:00:00 GMT