Tag: farm news

Agriculture Sec. Perdue Names Appointees to the Missouri USDA Farm Service Agency State Committee

| January 18, 2018

COLUMBIA, Mo (news release)¬†– U. S. Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue recently announced the individuals who will serve on the Missouri USDA Farm Service Agency (FSA) state committee. The state committee is responsible for the oversight of farm programs and county committee operations, resolving appeals from the agriculture community, and helping to keep producers informed […]

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Howard County University of Missouri Extension Council elections announced

| January 16, 2018

Citizens of voting age in Howard County will have an opportunity to vote and elect members to the University of Missouri Extension Council January 19-26.

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Agriculture praises passage of tax bill

| December 21, 2017

A variety of people in the agricultural industry are applauding the passage of the tax bill.

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Civil penalties issued in Dunklin County for pesticide drift

| December 15, 2017

According to a news release from the Missouri Department of Agriculture, civil penalties have been issued to applicators, all from Dunklin County, as a result of investigations of complaints during the 2016 growing season.

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Missouri State Fair recognized as one of the best in the world

| December 7, 2017

The International Association of Fairs and Expositions has recognized the Missouri State Fair for another year of outstanding work.

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MDC asks for public input for two conservation areas

| December 1, 2017

According to a news release, comments are about draft plans are being accepted for the Punkin Center Access in Livingston County and the Big Buffalo Creek Conservation Area in Benton and Morgan counties.

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Soybeans to Overtake Corn in 2019

| November 30, 2017

The U.S. Department of Agriculture released a preview of its long-term planting projections Tuesday.

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Youth in Agriculture Scholarship application now open

| November 28, 2017

Applications are now being accepted for the Missouri State Fair Foundation Youth in Agriculture scholarship, open to all High School seniors to use during their first year of college.

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USDA outlines top tips to prepare a safe turkey this Thanksgiving

| November 21, 2017

The USDA wants your Thanksgiving feast to be as safe as possible, so they have released a few tips on how to prepare your delicious turkey without the bacteria.

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