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Southern Missouri, River Valley Consumed By Dryness

Another week of dryness has resulted in the southern half of Missouri, along with much of the…

Hog Inventory Slips During Spring

Hog inventory contraction continued through the spring months, with the nation’s producers starting June with just over…

Pollinators An Important Presence In Soy Fields

An important conservation goal for farmers is the development and continued presence of plants welcoming to pollinators. …

Top Court Will Hear Challenge To California’s Prop 12 This Fall

As this year’s Supreme Court term comes to a close, pork producers are already looking forward to…

Ag Economists Anticipating Thursday’s Acreage Report

Economists, traders and pundits are awaiting the results of USDA’s annual acreage report, due for release late…

Hartzler Lands Farm Bureau Endorsement In Senate Primary

Missouri Farm Bureau’s first-ever endorsement in an open U.S. Senate primary has gone to a longtime member…

Tassels Appearing Atop Missouri Corn As Wheat Harvest Passes Halfway Point

Another week of drier than normal conditions resulted in Missouri’s wheat harvest crossing the halfway point, while…

Two Missouri Hog Producers Elevated To National Positions

This month’s World Pork Expo saw a pair of Missouri hog producers elevated to national positions with…

Infrastructure Projects Impacted By Inflation

Road construction and other needed improvements to infrastructure are also feeling the pinch from rising prices.  Soy…

University of Missouri Extension Report: Ergot Poisoning In Cattle

In the latest installment of the University of Missouri Extension Report, agronomist Dr Dhruba Dhakal highlights the…

Ag Exports From Ukraine Remain At Standstill

Four months into Russia’s invasion of Ukraine, the breadbasket of Europe is struggling to export the remainder…

Abnormal Dryness Covering Almost 30 Percent Of Missouri

Last week’s heat and minimal rainfall brought about a significant expansion of abnormally dry conditions across Missouri. …

Nearly All Missouri Corn Has Emerged

Last week’s warmer temperatures helped to speed up crop development across Missouri, and also encouraged farmers to…

Infrastructure Grants Available For Rural Counties

Rapid inflation is also driving up the cost of needed infrastructure projects across Rural America.  The Soy…

Supreme Court Declines To Hear Bayer’s Appeal

Major farm groups are disappointed by the Supreme Court’s decision Tuesday to not hear a case that…