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Livestock Prices Push Down Ag Economy Index in May

Concerns about livestock prices took some air out of the Purdue/CME Ag Economy Barometer, pushing the new index down to 97 in May from April’s 106.

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Couple Donates Farm to Pennsylvania's Juniata College

Juniata College has taken ownership of more than 300 acres in Bedford County after a farm was donated by Altoona couple Jack L. and Carolyn A. Sparks.

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Brookfield Said to Raise $300 Million for Brazil Farmland Fund

Brookfield Asset Management Inc., Canada’s largest alternative asset manager, reportedly has raised $300 million for a new agricultural fund targeting Brazilian farmland.