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Record Number of Farmers and Ranchers Certified Under 2014 Farm Bill Conservation Compliance

WASHINGTON, July 10, 2015 – The Department of Agriculture (USDA) announced that over percent of producers have met the 2014 Farm Bill requirement to certify conservation compliance to qualify for crop insurance premium support payments. Implementing the 2014 Farm Bill provisions for conservation compliance is…
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Lieutenant James M. Glynn, USNR, standing in front of his SB2C Hell  diver Dive Bomber. He served on board the USS Enterprise (CV-6) in 1944. Of the Sailors serving in World War II, 84 percent were in the Navy Reserve.
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DoD Announces Comprehensive Review of DoD Laboratory Procedures, Processes, and Protocols Associated With Inactivating Spore-Forming Anthrax

After consulting with Secretary Carter, Deputy Secretary of Defense Bob Work ordered today a comprehensive review of DoD laboratory procedures, processes, and protocols associated with inactivating spore-forming anthrax. There is no known risk to the general public and an extremely low risk to lab workers…
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New Jersey Developer to Pay Civil Penalty for Stormwater Violations and Preserve Wetlands

The Department of Justice and the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) today announced that it have reached an agreement with Garden Homes and its affiliated companies to settle their alleged failure to control stormwater discharges.  These failures potentially resulted in pollutant discharges to the Passaic, Hackensack,…
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