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Wild Ride For Wheat Futures Amid Snowfall, Russian Saber-Rattling

Wheat futures have posted wide swings in the past week.  After surging nearly a dollar higher since…

Parson Makes Appointments to Air Conservation Commission, State Milk Board

Missouri Governor Mike Parson appointed a pair of farmers Friday morning to state panels. Kevin Rosenbohm of…

Moderate Drought Stretches Southwest Toward Rolla

Dryness continues to expand across Missouri, including a narrow band of moderate drought that now stretches south…

House Passes Tax Credits Bill for Agriculture

The Missouri House Thursday, by a vote of 110-31, passed House Bill 1720, which is designed to…

Mizzou Researcher Discusses Commodity Price Trends

Commodity prices have been good so far in 2022, but what does the long-term trend look like…

Scholarship Deadlines Approach

High school seniors seeking scholarships to continue their studies in an ag-related field are advised of deadlines…

Winfield Lock And Dam Set For Overdue Improvements

The U.S. Army Corps Of Engineers has included Lock and Dam Number 25 outside Winfield on its…

Macon County Groups Net Three BOAC Grants

An FFA chapter and two 4-H clubs from Macon County have each been named recipients of $500…

Despite Vaccine Progress, African Swine Fever Remains Threat To U.S. Hogs

African Swine Fever is a growing threat to America’s hog herds, as the disease spreads to countries…

Army Corps To Receive Funds for Missouri River Infrastructure Projects

Close to $250 million will help restore levees along the Missouri River courtesy of funds from the…

Western Farm Show Prepares For 60th Show

The milestone was delayed by a year, but the Western Farm Show is set to mark its…

Legumes Can Provide Long-Term Nitrogen Solution For Pastures

The adage “killing two birds with one stone” could prove true to livestock producers needing to reduce…

Feedlots Start New Year With 12m Cattle On Hand

Feedlot operators started 2022 with more cattle on hand than expected.  USDA’s monthly Cattle On Feed report…

University of Missouri Extension Report: Collecting Hay Samples for Quality Testing

In this week’s University of Missouri Extension report, Dr Dhruba Dhakal discusses the importance of testing hay…

CN Requests Regulator Force Sale Of KCS Line Through Mid-Missouri

The latest battle between Canada’s two rival railways over the acquisition of Kansas City Southern now focuses…