Tag: farm news

MU to offer dicamba training

| October 17, 2017

Beginning in December 2017, the MU College of Agriculture, Food and Natural Resources, and MU Extension, in cooperation with the Missouri Department of Agriculture, will offer web-based and in-person training for those wishing to use or purchase dicamba in 2018.

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Missouri farmers make progress in harvest, despite rainy conditions

| October 17, 2017

Farmers have made progress statewide this harvest season, according to the USDA Crop Progress and Condition Report.

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USDA Suspends CRP Enrollment

| October 12, 2017

The Department of Agriculture announced this week that it would process many pending eligible offers for enrollment in the Conservation Reserve Program.

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USDA Announces Farm Safety Net Payments

| October 5, 2017

The Department of Agriculture announced this week that more than $9.6 billion in payments would be made through farm safety net programs.

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Harvest Reports 2017

| October 3, 2017

KMZU was able to speak with area farmers about how harvest season is going.

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Ag industry applauds abolition of estate tax, detractors see gift to the wealthy

| September 29, 2017

Those inside and out of the agriculture industry are making their opinions heard when it comes to new tax regulations that could take place.

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Farm Bureau Reacts to Tax Reform Framework

| September 28, 2017

The American Farm Bureau Federation says tax reform framework released Wednesday includes important principles for agriculture.

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Harvest in full swing, according to USDA

| September 19, 2017

Almost a full week of field work allowed Missouri farmers to jump ahead with harvest.

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Bill introduced to keep food for students local

| September 8, 2017

An act has been reintroduced to the Senate that focuses on providing food to students that come from local farms.

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