REPORT - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/REPORT News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Canadian farmers to harvest less wheat in 2014 http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58325553-79/canola-million-wheat-canada.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58325553-79/canola-million-wheat-canada.html.csp">Canadian farmers to harvest less wheat in 2014</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Jen Skerritt</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> Bloomberg News</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-22T11:16:02.141-06:00">Updated Aug 22, 2014 11:16AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Winnipeg, Manitoba • Canadian wheat growers will probably reduce output by 26 percent this year and canola production will also fall, the government’s statistics agency said Thursday. Wheat production will drop to 27.7 million metric tons from a record 37.5 million in 2013, Statistics Canada said in a report from Ottawa. The average estimate of 10 analysts surveyed by Bloomberg News was 29.1 million. The canola harvest in Canada, the world’s largest grower, will fall 23 percent to 13.9 million t...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58325553@www.sltrib.com Fri, 22 Aug 2014 11:16:02 MDT Ruptured pipe spills oil into Utah’s San Juan River http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58312705-78/river-oil-report-juan.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58312705-78/river-oil-report-juan.html.csp">Ruptured pipe spills oil into Utah’s San Juan River</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Brian Maffly</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-19T22:06:20.122-06:00">Updated Aug 19, 2014 10:06PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A pipeline break last week near Montezuma Creek in Utah’s southeast corner leaked a small amount of oil into the San Juan River. A tumbling boulder, loosened by recent rains Thursday, ruptured a flow line serving a well in the aging Aneth oil field, operated by Denver-based Resolute Natural Resources, according to a report posted on the Utah Department of Environmental Quality’s spill database. The operator shut down the well, capable of producing 34 barrels a day, once the leak was discovere...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58312705@www.sltrib.com Tue, 19 Aug 2014 22:06:20 MDT Cost to raise child: $245,340 (doesn’t include college) http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58310458-68/child-families-report-expenses.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58310458-68/child-families-report-expenses.html.csp">Cost to raise child: $245,340 (doesn’t include college)</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-18T18:21:46.762-06:00">Updated Aug 18, 2014 06:21PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Washington • A message for new parents: get ready for sticker shock. A child born in 2013 will cost a middle-income American family an average of $245,340 until he or she reaches age 18, with families living in the Northeast taking on a greater burden, according to a report out Monday. And that doesn’t include college — or expenses if a child lives at home after age 17. Those costs that are included — food, housing, childcare and education — rose 1.8 percent over the previous year, the Agricultu...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58310458@www.sltrib.com Mon, 18 Aug 2014 18:21:46 MDT Mercury News: Patent office scandal again shakes confidence http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58300662-82/office-patent-examiners-fast.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58300662-82/office-patent-examiners-fast.html.csp">Mercury News: Patent office scandal again shakes confidence</a></h4>