Lancaster Farming: News http://www.lancasterfarming.com News en-us AP News in Brief at 5:58 a.m. EDT http://www.lancasterfarming.com/AP-News-in-Brief-at-5-58-a-m--EDT Obama warns Russia that more sanctions are 'teed up' but admits they may not stop PutinTOKYO (AP) — Accusing Russia of failing to live u ... AP Thu, 24 Apr 2014 03:15:00 GMT Indiana farmers facing tough planting decisions http://www.lancasterfarming.com/Indiana-farmers-facing-tough-planting-decisions WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. (AP) — Agricultural experts say Indiana's lingering cool spring will soon pose some tough choices for farmers waiting t ... AP Thu, 24 Apr 2014 02:45:01 GMT Farmers learn of changes in new Farm Bill http://www.lancasterfarming.com/Farmers-learn-of-changes-in-new-Farm-Bill NEW MIDWAY, Md. (AP) — The U.S. Agriculture Department is offering Maryland farmers a chance to learn about changes in the 2014 Farm Bill affect ... AP Thu, 24 Apr 2014 01:30:01 GMT Cool spring posing tough choices for corn farmers http://www.lancasterfarming.com/Cool-spring-posing-tough-choices-for-corn-farmers WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. (AP) — Agricultural experts say Indiana's lingering cool spring will soon pose some tough choices for farmers waiting t ... AP Thu, 24 Apr 2014 01:15:00 GMT NC strawberry growers expect strong season http://www.lancasterfarming.com/NC-strawberry-growers-expect-strong-season RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — North Carolina strawberry growers are expecting a strong season despite the late spell of cold weather.N.C. Agriculture Com ... AP Thu, 24 Apr 2014 01:15:00 GMT Vermont moves toward labeling of GMO foods http://www.lancasterfarming.com/Vermont-moves-toward-labeling-of-GMO-foods MONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) — Vermont lawmakers have passed the country's first state bill to require the labeling of genetically modified foods as ... AP Wed, 23 Apr 2014 23:15:00 GMT Timeline of electronic cigarettes milestones http://www.lancasterfarming.com/Timeline-of-electronic-cigarettes-milestones Late 2006: Electronic cigarettes first marketed in U.S. via kiosks in shopping malls and online.Early 2009: E-cigarette sellers sue the Food and Drug ... AP Wed, 23 Apr 2014 21:45:01 GMT Some Harris County feral hogs head to food banks http://www.lancasterfarming.com/Some-Harris-County-feral-hogs-head-to-food-banks HOUSTON (AP) — Property-destroying feral hogs being trapped near two reservoirs will be butchered and the meat donated to food banks.Harris Coun ... AP Wed, 23 Apr 2014 16:45:03 GMT Scaled-back Montana bison plan considered http://www.lancasterfarming.com/Scaled-back-Montana-bison-plan-considered BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) — Expectations for a statewide bison-conservation plan were scaled back by Montana's top wildlife official on Wednesday ... AP Wed, 23 Apr 2014 16:15:03 GMT Up to 20 beef cattle break out in West Michigan http://www.lancasterfarming.com/Up-to-20-beef-cattle-break-out-in-West-Michigan LEAVITT TOWNSHIP, Mich. (AP) — Authorities in western Michigan say they're still on the lookout for up to 20 cattle that escaped after a fen ... AP Wed, 23 Apr 2014 16:15:03 GMT Gold prices edge up for the first time in a week http://www.lancasterfarming.com/Gold-prices-edge-up-for-the-first-time-in-a-week Gold prices settled higher for the first time in a week as tensions between Russia and Ukraine give the precious metal some support.Russia warned Wedn ... AP Wed, 23 Apr 2014 14:45:00 GMT BC-USDA-Iowa Elev Grain Prcs http://www.lancasterfarming.com/BC-USDA-Iowa-Elev-Grain-Prcs NW—GR110Wed. April 23, 2014 IA Dept. of Ag-USDA Market NewsInterior Iowa Daily Grain PricesClosing cash grain bids offered to producers as of 3: ... AP Wed, 23 Apr 2014 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, 23 Apr 2014 14:45:00 GMT BC-USDA-Opening Bids KY Grain Elevs http://www.lancasterfarming.com/BC-USDA-Opening-Bids-KY-Grain-Elevs SV—GR110Frankfort, KY Wed, Apr 23, 2014 USDA-KY Dept of Ag Market NewsKentucky Daily Grain Elevators Bids:Bids as of 4:00 est, cash pric ... AP Wed, 23 Apr 2014 14:15:03 GMT BC-USDA-Mdwst Dly Carlot http://www.lancasterfarming.com/BC-USDA-Mdwst-Dly-Carlot NW—LS851Des Moines, IA Wed Apr 23, 2014 USDA Market NewsUSDA Carlot Meat 4:00 Summary, Compared to Previous DayPrices in dollars per hun ... AP Wed, 23 Apr 2014 14:15:03 GMT BC-USDA-Onion and Pots http://www.lancasterfarming.com/BC-USDA-Onion-and-Pots IDAHO FALLS Shipping Point Prices as of 23-APR-2014Provided by: Fruit and Vegetable Market News,Federal - State Market News Service, USDA.Phone: (20 ... AP Wed, 23 Apr 2014 13:45:03 GMT AP-USDA-Natl Sheep http://www.lancasterfarming.com/AP-USDA-Natl-Sheep SA—LS850San Angelo, TX Wed Apr 23, 2014 USDA Market NewsNational Sheep Summary for Wednesday, April 23, 2014Compared to last week at Sioux ... AP Wed, 23 Apr 2014 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.FoodsF Broilers FOB Ga. ice-packed l ... AP Wed, 23 Apr 2014 13:15:00 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 bushelMay673679½667 ... AP Wed, 23 Apr 2014 13:15:00 GMT BC-USDA-Fdr Catl http://www.lancasterfarming.com/BC-USDA-Fdr-Catl SJ—LS150St. Joseph, MO Wed Apr 23, 2014 USDA-MO Dept of Ag Market NewsSt. Joseph, MO StockyardsFeeder Cattle Auction Report Mid-Session an ... AP Wed, 23 Apr 2014 13:15:00 GMT BC-CO-Denver Area Cash Grain http://www.lancasterfarming.com/BC-CO-Denver-Area-Cash-Grain GL—GR110Greeley, CO Wed Apr 23, 2014 USDA-CO Dept of Ag Market NewsDaily Grain Bids for Denver and Surrounding AreasSpot bids to producers ... AP Wed, 23 Apr 2014 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.May9 ... AP Wed, 23 Apr 2014 13:15:00 GMT AP-ID--Intermountain Grain & Livestock, ID http://www.lancasterfarming.com/AP-ID--Intermountain-Grain---Livestock--ID POCATELLO, Idaho (AP) — Idaho Farm Bureau Intermountain Grain and Livestock Report for Wednesday, April 23.POCATELLO — New Crop: White wh ... AP Wed, 23 Apr 2014 13:00:01 GMT Grain mixed, livestock higher http://www.lancasterfarming.com/Grain-mixed--livestock-higher CHICAGO (AP) — Grain futures were mixed Wednesday on the Chicago Board of Trade.Wheat for July delivery rose 3.25 cents to $6.8275 a bushel; Jul ... AP Wed, 23 Apr 2014 12:45:00 GMT BC-USDA-SC Clsng Grain Bids http://www.lancasterfarming.com/BC-USDA-SC-Clsng-Grain-Bids CO—GR110Columbia, SC Wednesday, April 23, 2014 USDA-SC Dept Ag Market NewsSouth Carolina closing cash grain bids as of 3:00 P.M. Prices del ... AP Wed, 23 Apr 2014 12:45:00 GMT