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New farm bill goals include aid, fair trade

WASHINGTON -- With commodity prices down and many farmers struggling, lawmakers are ready to begin work on the nation's next farm bill, hoping to bolster the nation's growers and help them through tough times. The House Agriculture Committee had a hearing on the topic last week and the Senate Ag...

New farm bill goals include aid, fair trade

WASHINGTON -- With commodity prices down and many farmers struggling, lawmakers are ready to begin work on the nation's next farm bill, hoping to bolster the nation's growers and help them through tough times.

New farm bill goals include aid, fair trade

WASHINGTON -- With commodity prices down and many farmers struggling, lawmakers are ready to begin work on the nation's next farm bill, hoping to bolster the nation's growers and help them through tough times.

Japan's Aeon gains in credit, plunges in retail in Malaysia

For Japan's Aeon Co., giving individuals loans to buy cars and motorcycles has been a much better business in Malaysia than selling goods in its supermarkets.

Farmhand crunch leads grower to increase pay

The biggest fresh garlic producer in the nation is giving its employees a hefty raise, reflecting the desperation of farmers to attract a dwindling number of farmworkers.

Ford engineers asleep at wheel

As Ford Motor Co. has been developing self-driving cars, the U.S. automaker has noticed a problem during test drives: Engineers monitoring the robot rides are dozing off.

30 banks test well, gain Fed leeway

The Federal Reserve has given the green light to major banks in the U.S. to raise dividends and buy back shares, judging them to have a sturdy enough financial foundation to withstand a major economic downturn.

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