8/25/2011 AM Live Ag Report

FRESNO, Calif.

Western Farm Press reports, a third or more of all the honey used in this country is likely to have been smuggled in from China. The report says illegal honey may be tainted with illegal antibiotics and heavy metals.

A "Food Safety News" investigation has documented millions of pounds of unsafe honey being imported and sold in the U.S.

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More farmers are logging on to better manage their crops.

The U.S.D.A. reports nearly 70 percent of California farmers have access to computers and more than half use their computers to conduct farm business.

The report also found that the number of farms with internet connections has risen almost 20 percent nationwide during the last decade.

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