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Regulations change for spotted bass at Truman Lake

Regulations change for spotted bass at Truman Lake

| January 21, 2016

A new regulation beginning on March 1, 2016 will reduce the length limit on spotted bass caught at Truman Lake from 15 to 12 inches.

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Missouri House passes resolution to stop tax hike on farmers

Missouri House passes resolution to stop tax hike on farmers

| January 20, 2016

The Missouri House of Representatives passed the legislation that will disapprove the recommendation of a five percent tax increase on Missouri farmers and ranchers.

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Gradual land value declines expected this year

Gradual land value declines expected this year

| January 20, 2016

Values for high-quality land are to continue holding steady, while lower quality land values may decline.

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Big issues on Missouri Corn Growers legislation day agenda

Big issues on Missouri Corn Growers legislation day agenda

| January 20, 2016

There are two major concerns on the agenda for this year’s 2016 Missouri Corn Growers Association Annual Meeting and Legislation Day; one involving an increase in taxation on Missouri farmers, and one involving ethanol budgeting.

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Missouri hunters harvest nearly 280,000

Missouri hunters harvest nearly 280,000

| January 19, 2016

2015-2016 harvest is increase of more than 21,000 over 2014-2015.

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Begonia named 2016’s Flowering Annual

Begonia named 2016’s Flowering Annual

| January 19, 2016

The National Garden Bureau names begonia as the Flowering Annual for 2016.

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Santa Fe Agri-Leaders hosting Global Ag Symposium

Santa Fe Agri-Leaders hosting Global Ag Symposium

| January 19, 2016

The Agri-Leaders will be hosting a Global Ag Symposium Thursday, January 21st beginning at 1 p.m. getting underway with guest speakers and presentations and wrapping up with a key note speaker and dinner at 6 p.m.

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Mike Deering talks legislative issues in Missouri agriculture

Mike Deering talks legislative issues in Missouri agriculture

| January 19, 2016

Deering talks about strict liability affecting livestock producers, farm land tax increase affecting row crop farmers, disaster taxing, veterinarian prescription requirement for antibiotics, and the need for more young farmers in Missouri.

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New Farmer’s Tax Guides available at local MU Extension offices

New Farmer’s Tax Guides available at local MU Extension offices

| January 18, 2016

Cahill says he would be more than happy to sit down with farmers and go over the tax guides individually, but he says they are no more complicated than in previous years.

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