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Ag News Headlines
  • 2014 U.S. agricultural exports setting new record
  • Kansas Cattlemen committed to COOL
  • U.S. Court of Appeals denies motion for rehearing in COOL lawsuit
  • U.S. Canola Association signs letter to Department of Transportation
  • New farm bill workshops scheduled for farmers
  • Iowa farmer setting a trend with sorghum
  • USDA to provide $4 million for honey bee habitat
  • USDA extends dairy Margin Protection Program deadlines
  • NCBA and PLC tell EPA: Don't drown land owners in regulatory flood
  • Pork industry launches audit to ensure animal care
  • Drought research has a ring of truth
  • 2014 farm bill information meetings scheduled
  • EPA review board finds 'strong scientific support' for water rule
  • FSA, Division of Ag offer farm bill workshops for Arkansas crop producers

  • News

    Bumper crop exceeds storage

    University of Missouri Extension offers farmers help and options to store and dry 2014’s bumper corn crop. MU Extension’s website lists guides and customized spreadsheets to help producers make decisions about storage options [Read More]

    Global food targets attainable

    By Jacqui Fatka Are we on course to sustainably feed the 9 billion people who will be on this planet by 2050? “I say no, but we can get back on track,” University of Nebraska agronomy professor Ken Cassman told attend [Read More]

    Iowa Farm Bureau's Renew Rural Iowa helps pest app developers win national distinction

    Iowa Farm Bureau’s Renew Rural Iowa program, which has helped more than 2,500 Iowans successfully own and gr [Read More]

    Future bright for ag STEM careers

    By Jacqui Fatka The agriculture industry of today isn’t your grandfather’s agriculture industry. Smart, motivated young people are needed to fill jobs in agriculture-related science, technology, engineering and m [Read More]

    MU's Kallenbach to receive national Excellence in Extension Award

    Rob Kallenbach, University of Missouri professor of plant sciences and MU Extension forage specialist, received the 2014 Excellence in Extension Award [Read More]

    Growing bigger

    By Jennifer Carrico The demand for locally grown food and source-verified food has led to a growing number of farmers markets across the United States. Over the past 20 years, the national count of farmers markets has grown from 1,755 to 8,268. Este [Read More]

    Ag Product Handling, Transportation Conference scheduled for Dec. 8 and 9

    A conference, Post-harvest Handling and Transportation for Agricultural Products: Issues and Alternatives, will be held Dec. 8 and 9 a [Read More]

    NASS November estimate has Arkansas with three new yield records

    Despite this season’s soggy start, Arkansas farmers could set three statewide average yield records in 2014 in corn, cotton and soybeans, the National A [Read More]

    K-State Soil Judging Team takes regional honors

    By Steve Watson K-State Research and Extension Kansas State University’s Soil Judging Team won second place in the “Overall Team” and fourth place in the “Group Judging” categories at [Read More]

    Oklahoma Farm Bureau submits comments on proposed WOTUS rule

    Oklahoma Farm Bureau submitted comments recently in response to the Environmental Protection Agency and U.S. Army Corps of Engineers proposed rule to define “wa [Read More]

    Additional Headlines

    Dry fields increase harvest fire risks

    Conference theme is future use of water and its impact on agriculture

    Fire officials urge caution during harvest

    New Mexico Sustainable Agriculture Conference set for Dec. 17

    Got ruts? NRCS provides tips for proper tilling

    Lawsuit-inspired listing ends 20 years of conservation efforts

    U.S. soy exports hit new milestones

    Study: Farmers and scientists divided over climate change

    Crop Management Conference adds 'big data' to 33 other farming issues

    Farm bill sign-up takes hard decisions for crop coverage, meetings explain

    Farm Bureau delivers comments calling for EPA to drop proposal

    Farm-ranch tax strategies workshops at Alliance, Sidney Dec. 1 and 2

    UW Extension educator's work prompts diversity enhancement award

    Washing clothes with corn

    Governor unveils Draft II of Water Vision Plan

    Gov. Hickenlooper announces retirement of Agriculture Commissioner John Salazar

    ASA to EPA: Withdraw Waters of the United States rule

    Cold temperatures expected to affect wheat in Kansas

    Producers invited to attend important farm bill meeting in El Reno

    Food industry leaders meet at Capitol to discuss food and ag issues

    Kansas Forage and Grassland Council annual conference to be held Dec. 9

    A partnership 14 years in the making

    Missouri corn crop averages more than 200 bushels per acre

    Monsanto Company and wheat farmers reach settlement agreement

    Oklahoma Farm Bureau delegates set priority issues for the next year

    Rawhide Portable Corral offers Rawhide Processor

    WIA Wheat Forum wraps up

    ASA welcomes Rep. Mike Conaway as House Agriculture Committee Chairman

    NRCS seeks public comments on Conservation Stewardship Program interim rule

    Bitter winter has impact on gypsy moth in Minnesota

    Boosting butanol's role in the biofuel world

    Historic water agreement signed between Kansas, Nebraska and Colorado

    Women in Agriculture educational series offered



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