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Deadline for crop insurance TODAY

Deadline for crop insurance TODAY

| July 16, 2015

No extension was granted by the RMA to Missouri farmers due to flooding. The deadline to report acreage to crop insurance is today.

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Weather conditions hamper crop reporting, create surplus in seed

Weather conditions hamper crop reporting, create surplus in seed

| July 16, 2015

MISSOURI — This summer’s weather conditions have been nothing short of a challenge for Missourian’s, especially farmers working to put crops in the ground in between intervals of heavy rainfall.

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Lafayette County 4-H/FFA Fair

Lafayette County 4-H/FFA Fair

| July 15, 2015

The Lafayette County 4-H/FFA Fair is in full swing with the bucket calf and dairy cow show results.

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Farmers and ranchers can be more susceptible to work stress from arthritis

Farmers and ranchers can be more susceptible to work stress from arthritis

| July 14, 2015

Downs explains why farmers and ranchers are more susceptible to the affects of arthritis, and talks about good mechanics when picking up hay bales.

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Missouri crop condition report

Missouri crop condition report

| July 14, 2015

Precipitation and localized flooding continued to limit fieldwork across many areas of the state last week.

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USDA announces conservation compliance numbers

USDA announces conservation compliance numbers

| July 13, 2015

Over 98 percent of producers have met the 2014 Farm Bill requirement to certify conservation compliance to qualify for crop insurance premium support payments.

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Missouri swine health symposium

Missouri swine health symposium

| July 9, 2015

The 2015 Missouri Swine Health Symposium will be held, July 20 at the University of Missouri Bradford Research Center.

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MDC announces early migratory bird hunting seasons

MDC announces early migratory bird hunting seasons

| July 8, 2015

The Missouri Department of Conservation has announced the hunting season dates, hours, and limits for early-migrating game birds for 2015.

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Weekly crop progress and condition report

Weekly crop progress and condition report

| July 7, 2015

The latest round of numbers are in for the week, and the story once again was the excessive rains.

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