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Rains keep planting progress behind

Rains keep planting progress behind

| June 23, 2015

Widespread precipitation continued to limit fieldwork across most of the state this week.

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NRCS makes $2 million available for edge-of-field monitoring

NRCS makes $2 million available for edge-of-field monitoring

| June 23, 2015

Farmers who voluntarily implemented conservation efforts aimed at reducing the outward movement of sediment and nutrients from their field may qualify for funding.

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Farmland prices fall for 19th straight month

Farmland prices fall for 19th straight month

| June 22, 2015

Farmland prices in the US agricultural heartland have fallen for a 19th month in a row.

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Excessive rains effect on soybean yield

Excessive rains effect on soybean yield

| June 22, 2015

The USDA National Agricultural Statistics Service showed only 42 percent of Missouri’s soybean crop has been planted.

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USDA releases bio-based industry report

USDA releases bio-based industry report

| June 18, 2015

The USDA has released a new report that shows the U.S. bio-based industry is generating substantial economic activity and American jobs.

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MDC makes changes due to CWD

MDC makes changes due to CWD

| June 18, 2015

The Missouri Department of Conservation is asking deer hunters in 19 central and northeastern Missouri counties to help limit the spread of a deadly deer disease through increased harvest opportunities this fall and winter.

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Weekly crop progress report

Weekly crop progress report

| June 17, 2015

The unrelenting rainfall continues to limit fieldwork across most of the state.

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House of Representatives says COOL is out

House of Representatives says COOL is out

| June 15, 2015

U.S. House of Representatives voted to repeal meat labeling laws in the face of $3 billion in trade sanctions.

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MDC Managed hunt application period approaching for

MDC Managed hunt application period approaching for

| June 11, 2015

Beginning July 1st, deer hunters can apply online for a shot at more than 5,100 slots for nearly 100 Missouri Department of Conservation managed deer hunts.

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