USDA will reopen a handful of its Farm Service Agency offices beginning Thursday, but services will be limited. 23 FSA offices in Missouri will open for three business days to handle payments and paperwork pertaining to existing
Thursday evening’s meeting of the Henry County Cattlemen’s Association in Windsor has been postponed because of the threat of inclement weather. Cattlemen’s Association president Taylor Bush tells Ag 1280 KDKD that a new date has not yet
While several offices at USDA remain closed by the partial government shutdown, the Missouri Department of Agriculture remains available to serve and assist the state’s farmers. Director Chris Chinn… Meanwhile, Chinn’s fellow state ag directors have called
Nearly one in three rural Missourians are considered food insecure, not knowing for sure when or where their next meal will come.
At least 15 states will be represented later this week when the Heart of America Dairy Expo takes place at The Oasis convention center in Springfield. Dave Drennan of the Missouri Dairy Association says the annual event
While calling it a “bad, bad year” for Missouri agriculture, director Chris Chinn said 2018 showed the resiliency of Missouri’s farmers.
This past weekend’s major snowstorm that rolled through Missouri might have finally provided enough moisture for two counties still needing it. USDA’s Drought Monitor released Thursday indicates that a majority of Barton and Jasper counties in Southwest
Governor Mike Parson identified at least two areas where his administration could help improve rural Missouri in his speech Thursday to attendees at the 48th Missouri Governor’s Conference on Agriculture.
John and Sandy Scherder of Frankford were named Missouri’s winner of the 2019 Aldo Leopold Conservation Award during the 48th Missouri Governor’s Conference on Agriculture.
USDA funds marked to purchase surplus commodities impacted by the Trump Administration’s trade policies are ending up in the hands of a Brazilian company. The Washington Post reported Thursday that the meatpacking giant JBS stands to receive