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Tuesday, October 17, 2017

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Millennials need instructional video for .......operating a tape measure! Video
Dumbfounded companies are going back to basics to reach millennial customers. How basic? “This is how you use a tape measure,” or, “Plants need sunlight” basic....
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Drainage districts could be part of Iowa's nitrate solution, report says
Drainage districts, once the target of a Des Moines Water Works lawsuit, could be part of the solution to cut high nitrate levels in Iowa's lakes, rivers and streams, according to a new report....
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Most Minnesota farms will meet first buffer law deadline for protecting water
Most Minnesota farmers are complying with the first phase of a law designed to protect water from pollution. Passed two years ago, the law requires a vegetative buffer, usually grass, between farmland and public waters such as streams, lakes and...
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Sponsored News/Product Release

The Toro Trench Roller TR-34
The Trench Roller TR-34 is designed with 15,709 lbs. (7,125 kg) of eccentric force for optimum compaction on a single pass. Used for a variety of compaction needs from foundations to utility trenches or excavation work, the TR-34 has the power you demand for any job....
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American Augers M-300D – a ‘next level’ fluid cleaning system
Pipeline and utility contractors attending the 2017 International Utility and Construction Equipment Exposition (ICUEE) in Louisville, Kentucky, were first to see the newly released American Augers M-300D HDD fluid cleaning system. ...
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Breast Cancer Awareness Giveaway
Support breast cancer awareness and education with Husqvarna. While supplies last, Husqvarna will donate $3 to Men Against Breast Cancer for each purchase of a limited-edition pink toy chainsaw, available for sale only at your local Husqvarna dealer!...
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Farmers plead for lighter regulation on wetlands
Farm Bureau members from North and South Dakota talked to U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue Sept. 26, about wetland issues. ...
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Trimble Begins Construction on Campus Expansion in Westminster, Colorado
Contractors, Surveyors, Architects and Designers Will Use More than 50 Trimble Solutions on the Project...
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Sponsored News/Product Release

Kubota's SVL95-2s Features Best in Class Horsepower!
The SVL95-2s features Kubota's renowned CRS (Common Rail System) diesel engines which deliver a powerful 96.4 HP (SAE J1995). The CRS electronically controls the fuel injection timing and amount for high torque at a low rpm to improve work efficiency....
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Kobe Steel admits it falsified data on aluminium and copper parts
Kobe Steel has admitted to falsifying inspection data on about 20,000 tonnes of metals used in aircraft and automobiles in the latest quality scandal to hit corporate Japan...
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Could restoring swampland fix Lake Erie algae crisis?
he neon cyanobacteria swirling across Lake Erie for the past three months or so signals to scientists and farmers alike: The annual plague of toxic algae is far from cured....
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A Little too Impatient! Video
Running behind schedule is just part of life and sometimes it's just unavoidable. But how people deal with running late or just plain impatience is another matter. ...
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Opinion: Delta farmers, not WaterFix tunnels, are our best climate change defense
California’s wetlands function as the state’s environmental liver. Without them, the planet has no natural defense system against greenhouse gas emissions....
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Sponsored News/Product Release

Make the most out of your excavator with Cat® Hammers. You’ll increase the machine’s value and versatility so you can get work done faster than ever before. Plus, you’ll get even more than you expected with this limited time offer on select Cat attachments....
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