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Stories with subject: Business insurance
  • Conservationists claim victory on new farm bill 
    Updated: Apr-05-14 10:58 am
  • MINNEAPOLIS - Wildlife and environmental groups are claiming victory for conservation practices in the new farm bill, where two of their top priorities made it into law.

  • Florida Senate Oks bill on parasailing regulations 
    Updated: Apr-03-14 4:56 pm
  • TALLAHASSEE, Florida - Parasailing in Florida moved closer to becoming a regulated industry Thursday, with the Senate approving a bill that would place safety guidelines on companies.

  • After Haiyan, Philippines expands crop insurance 
    Updated: Mar-26-14 3:50 am
  • CALAMBA, Philippines - The aftermath of Typhoon Haiyan in the Philippines has added urgency to finding a solution to a longstanding problem: less than 10 percent of farmers have crop insurance, and while its advantages are widely understood, few can afford it.