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Organic dairy considering expansion in Columbia

| January 13, 2017

Aurora Organic Dairy, based in Boulder, operates dairy, heifer and calf farms in Colorado and Texas.

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Corn-based ethanol reportedly reduces green house gas emissions

| January 13, 2017

Tom Vilsack, Agriculture Secretary, announced Thursday, January 12, 2017, the release of a report studying the lifecycle of greenhouse gas (GHG) balance of corn ethanol.

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Switchgrass said to improve soil quality

| January 13, 2017

A study was done on the use of switchgrass and if it improves soil quality.

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2017 Farmland Values in Limbo

| January 12, 2017

Farmers National Company says 2017 land values are dependent on several different factors the industry may see throughout the year.

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MDC, MoDOT, and schools to fight litter through annual trash can decorating contest

| January 12, 2017

Missouri public, private, and home-school students in grades K-8 have been invited to help the Missouri Department of Conservation and the Missouri Department of Transportation fight litter.

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Beef genetics education national essay contest

| January 12, 2017

The Beef Genetics Education National Essay Contest is now underway and children are encouraged to participate.

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Highlights from the 49th Annual Missouri Cattle Industry Convention and Trade Show

| January 12, 2017

The 49th Annual Missouri Cattle Industry Convention and Trade Show was held Jan. 6-8 at Tan-Tar-A Resort in Osage Beach, Missouri.

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GMO apples hitting Midwest next month

| January 11, 2017

The first GMO apples are scheduled to be sold in select Midwest stores beginning next month.

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Bridges to Opportunity set to expand nationwide

| January 11, 2017

The United States Department of Agriculture’s Farm Service Agency has announce the expansion of a unique service for farmers and ranchers.

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