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BUENOS AIRES, Dec 14 (Reuters) - A drought that has blighted
In 1926, the John Deere No. 2 combine was released. In rapid succession, it was replaced with lighter, smaller machines.
Innovators of Machinio.com look to do for used machinery what Expedia did for hotels and flights.
Farmer inventions from this month's All Around the Farm include a farm-strong grappling hook and modified pliers for handling fuses.
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U.S. lawmakers from states that produce corn for ethanol plants said they would consider proposals to help the oil refining industry but would never agree on anything that diminishes the program.
PARIS, Dec 14 (Reuters) - A rebound in crop production is