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Hog farmers should be on the lookout for Seneca Valley Virus

| February 15, 2017

A pig disease, known as the Seneca Valley Virus (SVV), is rising in the United States.

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La Plata man fills vacancy on Farm Bureau Board

| February 13, 2017

Newly minted state Ag Director Chris Chinn made the nomination last week.

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Hunting and fishing permits set to expire in February

| February 13, 2017

Permits can be purchased on the Missouri Department of Conservation’s website.

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The strip trial program needs participants for the 2017 cover crop trials

| February 13, 2017

Cover crops are becoming more popular among farmers.

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2017 Noninsured Crop Disaster Assistance Program applications available

| February 13, 2017

Applications for the 2017 Noninsured Crop Disaster Assistance Program (NAP) are now being accepted by FSA.

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Newsmaker — Iowa Renewable Fuels Association executive director speaks on corn based ethanol, problems it may face

| February 13, 2017

Some of President Trumps cabinet members do not share his support of the Renewable Fuels Standard.

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Excitement was brought to Kansas City during round one of the PBR Built Ford Tough Series

| February 12, 2017

The PBR Saturday night brought some exciting first round rides and some good looking bulls.

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Newsmaker — Missouri’s pesky pig problem subject of awareness campaign

| February 9, 2017

The problem of wild pigs, colloquially known as ‘feral hogs’, is one that has spread into 38 states, from 17 in a matter of 30 years. Click play below to hear KMZU’s Amanda Wagner speak with Candice Davis, media specialist with the Missouri Department of Conservation. Wild pigs are technically domestic breeds which have either […]

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Farm Income Expected to Decline Again in 2017

| February 9, 2017

The Department of Agriculture expects net farm income in 2017 to drop 8.7 percent, compared with 2016.

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