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Registration now available for dairy producers

Registration now available for dairy producers

| July 2, 2015

Starting July 1, dairy farmers can enroll in the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Margin Protection Program for coverage in 2016.

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Lawns suffering from wet, warm weather

Lawns suffering from wet, warm weather

| June 30, 2015

Thanks to the current weather conditions across the area, we could be seeing a lot of brown patch on lawns this summer.

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Missouri crop progress and condition

Missouri crop progress and condition

| June 30, 2015

Precipitation and localized flooding continued to limit fieldwork across most of the state this week

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MU Extension dairy cow camp

MU Extension dairy cow camp

| June 29, 2015

With an aging population of farmers and producers preparing agriculture’s next generation is even more important.

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EPA hears from agriculture, ethanol industries

EPA hears from agriculture, ethanol industries

| June 26, 2015

Nearly 450 corn farmers and ethanol supporters from across the Midwest went to the Rally for Rural America yesterday, and testified for EPA panels.

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EPA hearing on RFS, MCGA to rally

EPA hearing on RFS, MCGA to rally

| June 24, 2015

Scores of corn growers and ethanol supporters from more than a dozen states will converge on Kansas City, Kansas on Thursday.

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Rains keep planting progress behind

Rains keep planting progress behind

| June 23, 2015

Widespread precipitation continued to limit fieldwork across most of the state this week.

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Farmland prices fall for 19th straight month

Farmland prices fall for 19th straight month

| June 22, 2015

Farmland prices in the US agricultural heartland have fallen for a 19th month in a row.

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Excessive rains effect on soybean yield

Excessive rains effect on soybean yield

| June 22, 2015

The USDA National Agricultural Statistics Service showed only 42 percent of Missouri’s soybean crop has been planted.

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