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“REAP” Has Many Benefits

“REAP” Has Many Benefits

| June 5, 2015

Rural Energy for America or “REAP” has given MU Extension $100,000 in grant money to perform energy audits for farms and rural small businesses.

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Missouri Agriculture Photo Contest

Missouri Agriculture Photo Contest

| June 4, 2015

Less than two weeks remain for Missourians to enter their best shots in the Missouri Department of Agriculture’s 6th Focus on Missouri Agriculture Photo Contest.

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MDC To Offer Wetlands Field Day

MDC To Offer Wetlands Field Day

| June 3, 2015

The Missouri Department of Conservation will offer a free Wetland Management Field Day in Carrollton on Tuesday, June 9th.

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Wet Weather Hinders Crop Progress

Wet Weather Hinders Crop Progress

| June 2, 2015

The excessive rain recently has slowed the progress of soybean planting across the state, as well as the overall lack of sunshine has slowed corn emergence as well.

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26th Annual Red Power Round Up Comes to Missouri

26th Annual Red Power Round Up Comes to Missouri

| June 2, 2015

The Missouri Chapter of the International Harvesters Club will host the 26th Annual Red Power Round Up at the Missouri state Fairgrounds.

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Anthracnose: A springtime problem

Anthracnose: A springtime problem

| June 1, 2015

Anthracnose tends to flourish in the springtime, where the weather conditions are prime for the fungi.

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Emerald Ash Borer found in St Louis

Emerald Ash Borer found in St Louis

| May 29, 2015

The emerald ash borer has been in Kansas City for about three years. Now it’s been found in St. Louis.

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WTO says country of origin labeling isn’t COOL

WTO says country of origin labeling isn’t COOL

| May 28, 2015

Ron Plain, ag economist at University of Missouri Extension, speaks on COOL and the WTO.

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Crop Progress Close To Average

Crop Progress Close To Average

| May 27, 2015

Even with what seems to be untimely rain, and below average temperatures across the state, the row crops are just barely behind the pace of the five year average.

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