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4-H program aims to grow next generation of ag scientists

By STEVE KARNOWSKI
Associated Press

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) -- One team is developing GPS ear tags so cattle farmers can track herds from afar. Another thinks drones can protect...full story
updated 2016-05-30 11:22 PM
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    Updated: 2016/05/31 03:00 GMT+08:00
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4-H program aims to grow next generation of ag scientists
By STEVE KARNOWSKI
Associated Press

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) -- One team is developing GPS ear tags so cattle farmers can track herds from afar. Another thinks drones can protect....Fullstory

2016-05-30 11:22 PM

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