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Missouri Department of Agriculture to award grants

Missouri Department of Agriculture to award grants

| July 24, 2015

The department will award grants up to a total of $50,000. Applications must be received by September 1, 2015.

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Missouri crop condition and progress

Missouri crop condition and progress

| July 22, 2015

Precipitation continued to limit wheat harvest and hay cutting, particularly in the northern portion of the state.

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Rain causing drought symptoms for plants

Rain causing drought symptoms for plants

| July 20, 2015

All the rain we’ve had in Missouri has primed plants, trees and shrubs for drought damage.

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Brashear operator injured when car hits tractor

Brashear operator injured when car hits tractor

| July 18, 2015

The operator of a tractor was injured during an accident in Adair County Friday afternoon.

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5th Annual Missouri State Fair food drive

5th Annual Missouri State Fair food drive

| July 17, 2015

Visitors to this year’s Missouri State Fair can help support the fight against hunger by participating in the Fair’s fifth annual food drive.

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Deadline for crop insurance TODAY

Deadline for crop insurance TODAY

| July 16, 2015

No extension was granted by the RMA to Missouri farmers due to flooding. The deadline to report acreage to crop insurance is today.

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Weather conditions hamper crop reporting, create surplus in seed

Weather conditions hamper crop reporting, create surplus in seed

| July 16, 2015

MISSOURI — This summer’s weather conditions have been nothing short of a challenge for Missourian’s, especially farmers working to put crops in the ground in between intervals of heavy rainfall.

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Lafayette County 4-H/FFA Fair

Lafayette County 4-H/FFA Fair

| July 15, 2015

The Lafayette County 4-H/FFA Fair is in full swing with the bucket calf and dairy cow show results.

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Farmers and ranchers can be more susceptible to work stress from arthritis

Farmers and ranchers can be more susceptible to work stress from arthritis

| July 14, 2015

Downs explains why farmers and ranchers are more susceptible to the affects of arthritis, and talks about good mechanics when picking up hay bales.

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