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Senate fails on WOTUS disapproval veto

Senate fails on WOTUS disapproval veto

| January 22, 2016

The motion failed a cloture vote 52-40 as the Senate needed 60 votes in favor to override the veto.

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Monsanto pushes the bar for seed strength and yield

Monsanto pushes the bar for seed strength and yield

| January 22, 2016

Monsanto recently announced the new developments coming through the company pipeline for 2016.

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Farmers could boost drone sales

Farmers could boost drone sales

| January 21, 2016

Sales of commercial drone sales could jump from $261 million in 2015 to $481 million this year, with 48% expected to come from agricultural applications.

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Regulations change for spotted bass at Truman Lake

Regulations change for spotted bass at Truman Lake

| January 21, 2016

A new regulation beginning on March 1, 2016 will reduce the length limit on spotted bass caught at Truman Lake from 15 to 12 inches.

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Missouri House passes resolution to stop tax hike on farmers

Missouri House passes resolution to stop tax hike on farmers

| January 20, 2016

The Missouri House of Representatives passed the legislation that will disapprove the recommendation of a five percent tax increase on Missouri farmers and ranchers.

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Tight times call for tight budgets

Tight times call for tight budgets

| January 20, 2016

Farmers are well aware that with the current prices on crops, they need to cut cost wherever they can.

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Gradual land value declines expected this year

Gradual land value declines expected this year

| January 20, 2016

Values for high-quality land are to continue holding steady, while lower quality land values may decline.

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Big issues on Missouri Corn Growers legislation day agenda

Big issues on Missouri Corn Growers legislation day agenda

| January 20, 2016

There are two major concerns on the agenda for this year’s 2016 Missouri Corn Growers Association Annual Meeting and Legislation Day; one involving an increase in taxation on Missouri farmers, and one involving ethanol budgeting.

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Missouri hunters harvest nearly 280,000

Missouri hunters harvest nearly 280,000

| January 19, 2016

2015-2016 harvest is increase of more than 21,000 over 2014-2015.

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