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Grain-related assets of Ed Brill Farms seized

| August 1, 2016

The Missouri Department of Agriculture says in a news release that the Missouri Attorney General’s office assisted them in petitioning the circuit court of Howard County to seize grain-related assets belonging to Harry Brill III, also known as Ed Brill Farms.

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Midwest cash rents expected to drop next year

| August 1, 2016

Iowa State University Extension says cash rental rates in the Midwest are five to ten percent lower than they were last year, and some experts say the drop could be bigger next year.

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Survey shows cover crops boost yields

| August 1, 2016

A recent survey of over 2,000 farmers showed increasing support for cover crops and found higher yields for the fourth year in a row for corn and soybean fields after using cover crops.

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USDA NASS fall surveys allows producers to track performance

| July 28, 2016

The Department of Agriculture’s National Agricultural Statistics Service is encouraging producers to participate in the many fall surveys.

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MDC offers mentored hunts to first time dove hunters

| July 27, 2016

The Missouri Department of Conservation along with the National Wild Turkey Federation, Quail Forever, Quail and Uplant Wildlife Federation, the Missouri Prairie Foundation, and private landowners will provide an opportunity for those interested in dove hunting for the first time.

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Consumers more worried about food-borne illnesses over GMO’s

| July 27, 2016

A new survey shows twice as many consumers lists bacterial food-borne illnesses as their top food safety concern compared to those who fear chemicals, carcinogens, antibiotics use in food animals or GMOs.

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Anti-trade talks threaten TPP

| July 27, 2016

With both Candidates for President openly against the Trans-Pacific Partnership, the trade deal could be facing an increasing uphill battle towards getting congressional approval.

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First day for Missouri dove-hunting quickly approaching

| July 26, 2016

The first day for Missouri dove season is September 1st.

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Bayer, Monsanto, still far apart on merger agreement

| July 26, 2016

Bayer and Monsanto appear no closer to an agreement than two months ago when the first offer by Bayer went public, according to a new analysis by the St. Louis Post-Dispatch.

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