RSSFarm News

New ‘microloan’ option available from FSA

| September 16, 2016

This summer, new regulations out of the USDA’s Farm Service Agency, were made available to provide new, small or mid-sized farming operations more opportunities for financing options.

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Bayer and Monsanto Agree to Merge in a $66 billion deal

| September 15, 2016

The transaction brings together two different, but complementary businesses together under one umbrella.

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New FAA rule may favor farmers

| September 6, 2016

The FAA implemented new regulations intended to expand the use of ‘drones’, or Unmanned Aircraft Systems.

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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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