Tag: Farm

NEWSMAKER — Foundation for Soy Innovation to promote collaboration, education

| June 19, 2018

“The ultimate goal in our mission is building strategic partnerships and leveraging those resources with those partnerships throughout the value chain to advance innovation and grow our demand,” Missouri Soybean Association Executive Director Gary Wheeler told KMZU’s Denny Campbell in Tuesday’s Newsmaker.

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Hay market deals with shortage, toxicity and poor quality

| June 12, 2018

University of Missouri Extension Professor Craig Roberts said that producers who grow hay have encountered a “triple-whammy” this year.

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Carroll County Area YMCA awarded $2,500 donation from local Carrollton farmers

| June 11, 2018

The America’s Farmers Grow Communities donation is sponsored by the Monsanto fund and aims to support nonprofit organizations.

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Bayer CEO expresses confidence in Monsanto merger

| June 6, 2018

After nearly two years of negotiations, Bayer will close their $63 billion acquisition with Monsanto this Thursday, June 7.

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NEWSMAKER–Cash rental rate survey to help landowners across Missouri

| June 6, 2018

For the first year ever, MU Extension is offering their Cash Rental Rate survey to landowners online.

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2018 Missouri State FFA Convention

| April 20, 2018

All interviews include local FFA students from across the area.

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Missouri Department of Agriculture to host public hearing on pesticide emergency rule

| February 20, 2018

At 10 a.m. on Wednesday, March 21, 2018, the Missouri Department of Agriculture will host a public hearing at which interested parties may share their input on an emergency rule to restrict the sale and use of certain pesticides in Missouri.

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NEWSMAKER — Farmers and producers may be eligible for USDA loan

| February 13, 2018

The USDA – Farm Service Agency is offering loans for producers to use for facility upgrades.

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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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