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K-State’s Beef Cattle Institute develops pregnancy analytics mobile app

| September 21, 2016

Thanks to a new app, producers and veterinarians can now manage cattle pregnancy diagnosis information directly on their phone or tablet.

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Bayer Investors React to the Monsanto Acquisition

| September 19, 2016

A Dow Jones Report says investors generally seem positive about the deal struck by Bayer CEO Werner Baumann to acquire Monsanto.

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U.S. Senator honored in helping Missouri farmers

| September 17, 2016

A U. S. Senator was honored for her work with Missouri’s rural communities.

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New ‘microloan’ option available from FSA

| September 16, 2016

This summer, new regulations out of the USDA’s Farm Service Agency, were made available to provide new, small or mid-sized farming operations more opportunities for financing options.

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EPA glyphosate assessment moved to next spring

| September 15, 2016

The new target date for the Environmental Protection Agency’s assessment on glyphosate is now sometime in the spring of 2017, which coincides with the arrival of a new presidential administration.

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Bayer and Monsanto CEO’s discuss merger agreement

| September 15, 2016

Bayer and Monsanto announced Wednesday that they’ve signed a merger agreement, through which Bayer will buy Monsanto in a $66 billion deal, at a share price of $128 dollars per share.

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State Ag officials seek OSHA enforcement extension

| September 14, 2016

The National Association of State Ag Departments is asking the Occupational Safety and Health Administration to delay its enforcement of stringent new requirements for the storage of anhydrous ammonia at retail locations.

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U.S. files WTO complaint against China

| September 14, 2016

The Office of the U.S. Trade Representative filed a claim against China in the World Trade Organization over market price supports for wheat, rice, and corn.

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NFU and Farm Aid looking for help

| September 14, 2016

The National Farmers Union and Farm Aid groups have partnered to send 275 farm families to Washington D.C.

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