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Ag groups seek to set the record straight about GMO’s

| October 18, 2016

On Monday, a group of farm organizations sent a letter to officials at Dannon saying the companies pledge to be more sustainable is actually anything but.

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USDA China office expects record soybean imports

| October 17, 2016

The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s office in China expects the nation will likely import a record 86 million metric tons of soybeans during the current marketing year, up 3.5 million metric tons from last year.

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CME considering cash settlement for cattle markets

| October 17, 2016

CME Group officials last week indicated the group is considering switching to a cash settlement process for its live cattle futures.

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U.S. dairy farmers dumping millions of gallons of excess milk

| October 14, 2016

The nation’s dairy farmers are dumping more milk this year amid a glut of supplies and low market prices.

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Certified Angus Beef sales top one billion pounds

| October 14, 2016

Sales of Certified Angus Beef products for the fiscal year that ended September 30th topped one billion pounds for the first time.

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NOAA increases odds of La Niña

| October 14, 2016

The fall forecast is trending more towards the chances of a La Niña weather pattern.

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Missouri Right to Farm does not apply to marijuana

| October 12, 2016

A Missouri judge ruled a St Louis man had no legal right under Missouri’s Right to Farm amendment to grow marijuana plants.

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August beef, pork exports strong

| October 10, 2016

Data released last week by the U.S. Meat Export Federation shows August was a strong month for U.S. red meat exports as beef export volume was the largest in nearly two years.

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Share the Harvest program helps feed hungry Missourians

| October 10, 2016

The Missouri Department of Conservation and the Conservation Federation of Missouri invites deer hunters to help feed hungry Missourians this deer season through the state’s Share the Harvest Program.

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