• Fertilizer plant looks to Bismarck for water

    "Without water, a proposed fertilizer plant near Jamestown can't be built.
    CHS Inc. announced in late 2014 it would continue with plans to construct a $3 billion fertilizer plant to open in 2018. Since then, it has failed to find...

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  • Climate Change’s Bottom Line

    "It was 8 degrees in Minneapolis on a recent January day, and out on Interstate 394, snow whipped against the windshields of drivers on their morning commutes. But inside the offices of Cargill, the food conglomerate, Greg Page, the...

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  • Africa’s Economy Is Rising. Now What Happens to Its Food?

    "For decades, the economies of Africa were the world’s economic laggards. They aren’t anymore. Over the last decade, Africa’s per capita income has grown at a rate nearly identical to that of the rest of the world....

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  • Putting More Food on Africa's Table

    "LAST year Africa’s richest man, Aliko Dangote, invested $1 billion into rice production in Nigeria. This new investment is in support of the Nigerian Government’s plan to attain food sufficiency and...

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  • ResponsibleAg auditor course recognized by BEAC

    "The Asmark Institute announced the ResponsibleAg Auditor Training Course has received recognition from the Board of Environmental, Health and Safety Auditor Certifications (BEAC).  The course is designed specifically for...

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