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Seed Prices Not Expected to Climb Much

| January 28, 2015

Seed companies say they are sensitive to how the lower commodity prices will squeeze farmer margins.

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Keystone Bill Stalls in Senate

| January 27, 2015

The Senate is expected to continue working on the bill this week, along with more amendment votes.

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MDC: Two New Cases of CWD Found

| January 26, 2015

One was found in an adult buck harvested by a hunter in Macon County and the other in an adult doe harvested by a hunter in Adair County.

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Fewer Heifers In Feedlots

| January 26, 2015

Placements in feedlots during December totaled 1.54 million, which is 8 percent lower than December 2013 placement levels.

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Beef Down, Pork Up in December

| January 23, 2015

There was recovery in pork production, as beef slaughter and production declined according to the latest report from USDA.

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Preventing Calf Scours

| January 21, 2015

Scour prevention tips from the University of Missouri extension.

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China Cancels Soybean Sale

| January 20, 2015

USDA Says China Cancels 174,000 MT of Soybeans for 2014-15

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Outlook Mixed For 2015 Cattle Industry

| January 19, 2015

The latest report from the USDA on livestock of all kinds, casts a few shadows on all the industries.

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USDA Rolls Out APH Exclusion

| January 16, 2015

The USDA announced a provision to exclude yields from Actual Production History (APH) for farmers affected by severe weather .

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