Hold Cows Off Pasture Grazing

| March 20, 2014 | 9:24 am

Rob Kallenbach, University of Missouri Extension forage specialist suggests that you should hold off switching livestock for grazing until grass has reached at least four inches.

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CHS Inc. Helps Prepare for Future Propane Demand

| March 18, 2014 | 11:24 am

CHS propane marketing manager, Matt Kumm talks about propane prices and how farmers should prepare for future propane demand.

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Local Farmer Supports Tina-Avalon Schools Through America’s Farmers Grow Communities

| March 14, 2014 | 9:42 am

The Tina-Avalon school district received a $2,500 donation on behalf of Dwight Harper, America’s Farmers Grow Communities and the Monsanto Fund.

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2014 World Dairy Expo Honorees Announced

| March 13, 2014 | 10:47 am

Four will be honored at the annual dinner in Madison, Wisconsin.

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Red Flag Warnings For Burning Today

| March 13, 2014 | 8:50 am

Johnson, Jackson, Lafayette Counties have issued a Red Flag Warning for today in conjunction with burning. The counties are recommending that you do not try to burn today as conditions are prime for grass fires

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Ethanol Production Down from Previous Weeks

| March 12, 2014 | 10:57 am

Ethanol production is down 25,000 barrels per day compared to two weeks ago.

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Top Honors for Local FFA Members

| March 11, 2014 | 7:37 pm

Nevada FFA takes Top Awards at Annual Livestock Grading and Judging Contest.

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Arkansas Firm Recalls Chicken Products Due To Misbranding and Undeclared Allergen

| March 10, 2014 | 10:55 am

29,200 pounds of raw chicken strips are being recalled due to misbranding and an undeclared allergen.

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Invasive Pest Meeting Planned for March 27th

| March 10, 2014 | 9:42 am

The University of Missouri Extension will hold a meeting to discuss invasive insects and diseases of horticultural crops at the Trails Regional Library in Lexington on Thursday, March 27, at 2 p.m.

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