Springfield, Missouri hosts Heart of America Dairy Expo in January

| December 7, 2016

Dave Drennan, Executive Director of the Missouri Dairy Association says, “It’s a great meeting… We have about eight or nine dairy groups meeting together, a trade show with about 65 exhibitors, and we’re really pleased this year to have a couple of really nationally known headline speakers.”

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Nearly 6,500 deer harvested during the antlerless portion of fall firearms season

| December 5, 2016

The antlerless portion of fall firearms deer season concluded yesterday in Missouri.

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Paris, Missouri man to receive 2016 Agriculture Educator Lifetime Achievement Award

| December 1, 2016

Charlie Rosenkrans of Paris, Missouri will receive the 2016 Agriculture Educators Lifetime Achievement Award at the Missouri Livestock Symposium this weekend.

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Missouri youth harvest almost 3,000 deer during late youth portion

| November 28, 2016

The Missouri Department of Conservation reports preliminary data shows 2,944 deer were checked by Missouri youth ages 6 to 15 during the late youth portion of deer season this year.

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Farmland prices may drop 20 percent

| November 21, 2016

The price of American farmland may be heading for its first significant drop since the mid-1980s.

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Photosynthesis on steroids

| November 21, 2016

Scientists can now manipulate a plant’s genes to help it use sunlight more efficiently.

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Applications now available for Missouri Corn Scholarship Program

| November 18, 2016

Rural students have the chance to receive scholarships from the Missouri Corn Growers Association and Missouri Corn Merchandising Council. Seven deserving students will receive $1,000 scholarships.

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Trump election leaves agriculture awaiting clarification on issues

| November 17, 2016

A new report from Rabobank says the election of Republican Donald Trump as President of the United States has the food and agriculture sector awaiting clarification on his policies and positions.

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Leading industry professionals talk agriculture at National Association of Farm Broadcasters Convention

| November 16, 2016

The National Association of Farm Broadcasters held their annual trade talk last week in Kansas City. Listen to KMZU’s Kim Nuelle talk with national agriculture industry professionals.

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