RSSFarm News

Agri-Service provider in Saline Co. to pay settlement to United States E.P.A.

| August 24, 2016

Central Missouri AGRIService was cited in a report that implements the company is discharging filler into a local creek during railroad construction.

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Record-Breaking 2016 Missouri State Fair Sale of Champions

| August 21, 2016

The Missouri State Fair celebrated Youth in Agriculture Day, sponsored by the Missouri Department of Agriculture, Saturday, Aug. 20. The annual Sale of Champions highlighted the day, with record-breaking prices, raising a total record amount of $157,350.

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State Fair Announces First Winners

| August 10, 2016

Even though the gates don’t officially open until Thursday, winners are already “cropping up” at this year’s state fair.

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Potential worsening weed problems correspond with herbicide use

| June 26, 2016

Beginning in the 1970’s herbicide resistant weed populations have slowly increased, corresponding to the varieties of, and increasing use of herbicides.

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Missouri Crop Progress and Condition

| June 14, 2016

Drier weather this week has allowed planting and haying to progress. Corn and beans on schedule.

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EPA proposes increase in renewable fuel levels

| May 19, 2016

The Environmental Protection Agency released a proposal Wednesday to increase renewable fuel volume requirements across all types of biofuels under the Renewable Fuel Standard.

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Beef checkoff voted down by beef producers

| April 26, 2016

The Missouri Department of Agriculture and Director of Agriculture Richard Fordyce announces Missouri will not establish a new beef checkoff.

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Farm leaders say next farm bill needs changes

| April 19, 2016

The committee members pointed out that it’s time to look beyond the farm safety net for deficit reduction and budget savings.

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U.S. Farmers and Ranchers Alliance brings the farm to the classroom

| April 5, 2016

U.S. Farmers and Ranchers Alliance spends the majority of their educational and promotional dollars to bridge the gap between urban and rural areas; their most recent effort takes the form of a live virtual field trip of a farm, showing the combination of technology and agriculture.

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