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1 Agriculture WIC program offers farmers market vouchers (Rock County Women, Infants and Children) 10 Jun 2017, 2A
2 Agriculture Annual Rock County Dairy Breakfast held in Clinton (photo of Alex Fenrick and Emily Kilday) 11 Jun 2017, 2A
3 Agriculture Thank you to our sponsors for making the Rock County 4-H Dog Project Fun Match a success! (Cornerstone of Hope)(Janesville Animal Medical Center)(Vannie Gogh)(Heider Custom Welding & Repair, LLC)(advertisement) 11 Jun 2017, 2A
4 Agriculture Persistent heat wave won't deter Pork Fest vendors: Rock County Pork Producers have supply of 25,000 pork chops (photo of Mike Risseeuw)(Rock County 4-H Fairgrounds) 13 Jun 2017, 3A
5 Agriculture A win for home cooking: Local farmers looking forward to selling home-baked goodies (photo of Dela Ends)(Senate Bill 271) 17 Jun 2017, 1A
6 Agriculture Backyard chickens a clucking success in Janesville (photo of Neale Thompson) 18 Jun 2017, 2A
7 Agriculture Victory for the 'little guy' (editorial)(Betty Anderson and Dela Ends)(ban on the sale of homemade baked goods)(At least for the moment, it's legal to sell homemade baked goods because a Lafayette County judge ruled the ban unconstitutional.)("cookie bill") 21 Jun 2017, 8A
8 Agriculture Family fresh: Steinke family lauded for its effort growing fresh produce for Milton pantry (photo of Steve Steinke, daughter Emma and wife Christine) 19 Jun 2017, 3A
9 Agriculture Chickens are here (nothing to fear)(editorial) 23 Jun 2017, 4A
10 Agriculture Instagram: Marketimefarm (photo of Skelly's Farm Market, Vanessa Herald) 25 Jun 2017, 2C

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