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Study: ‘Small’ Nuclear War Would Destroy The World

With an estimated 17,000 nuclear weapons in the world, we have the power to exterminate humanity many times over.

03/26/2014

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Keystone XL Foes Break Ground On Barn In Pipeline’s Path

Opponents of the Keystone XL pipeline in Nebraska are making good on their promise to build a barn in the project’s path.

08/19/2013

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Secession Plan Floated By Some Northern Colorado Leaders

Several Colorado counties that strongly oppose increased regulation of the oil and gas industry say they want to form their own state.

06/07/2013

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Agriculture Not The Only Fashionable Major At CSU

Pause a moment and reflect on Colorado State University’s original moniker: Colorado Agricultural and Mechanical College, or Colorado A&M. At a university so steeped in ag tradition, visions of students in cowboy hats and Carhartts may come to mind.

04/13/2013

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The Local Food Myth: Why Locavores May Be Getting It Wrong

Hitching health and greener planet hopes to the local food movement? You may want to reconsider.

02/20/2013

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Colorado Ag Tax Break Change Advances In House

A measure to eliminate a tax break for small properties that aren’t being used for agriculture production got preliminary approval in the Colorado House Friday with some Republicans opposing the bill, saying it would hurt rural residents.

03/19/2011

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Agriculture Chief Aims To Ease Fear On Dust Rules

A federal official says U.S. farmers shouldn’t be too concerned yet about stricter federal regulations on farm dust.

03/14/2011

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Salazar Wants To Publicize Ag Industry’s Importance

State Agriculture Commissioner John Salazar says he wants to educate Coloradans about the importance of farming and ranching because many people don’t understand it.

02/08/2011

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