RSSFarm News

Pork Forum to focus on antibiotics, new Veterinary Feed Directive

| February 29, 2016

Beginning Thursday, pork producers from throughout the country will be in Indianapolis for the National Pork Industry Forum.

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California case echo’s throughout U.S. Senator’s testimonial to Congress

| February 29, 2016

One U.S. Senator says federal regulators have already showed their stripes if the sweeping new Waters of the U.S. rule takes effect.

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Congress urged to protect crop insurance

| February 29, 2016

Rural economies that have faced an estimated 54 percent decline in net farm income from 2013 to 2015.

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Producers look to cut costs

| February 26, 2016

Farmers are looking for ways to get the best return on their crops, and many are considering cutting costs in their management plans.

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National FFA Week, interviews with area students

| February 26, 2016

National FFA week was celebrated across the area February 20-27th.

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Grain Bin Safety Week: One survivor talks about his horrific experience

| February 24, 2016

In an effort to reduce grain entrapment’s, one survivor is talking about an incident last December which left him buried to his neck in corn.

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Winter flooding may disrupt Missouri’s upcoming trout season

| February 24, 2016

The record-breaking winter flooding in Missouri has led many to consider the impact of climate change on wildlife habitat – and the state’s hunters and anglers.

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GMO bill, not yet in Senate

| February 17, 2016

Ag committee chair, Pat Roberts, along with the committee’s ranking Democrat Debbie Stabenow, have been attempting to write bills that would stop state laws from mandating labeling of foods containing GMO ingredients.

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TPP education needs to start now

| February 16, 2016

The Office of the U.S. Trade Representative is currently working with congressional leaders to find the best time to submit a bill that would implement the agreement

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