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Farmers invited to free manure-management workshops

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The Virginia Department of Conservation and Recreation will host two free workshops to help farmers maximize the use of manure on their farms.

Study finds no cancer link to glyphosate

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A long-term study on the use of the weed killer, glyphosate, by U.S. agricultural workers has found no firm link between exposure to the pesticide and cancer.

Lawsuit regarding additional regulation of large livestock farms dismissed

A circuit court judge in Richmond rejected on July 9 a lawsuit aimed at declaring a cow a fertilizer applicator.

Farmers using fertilizer with record-breaking efficiency

Farmers are growing more crops with less fertilizer, according to the U.S. Department of Agriculture.

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