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4-H’ers & FFA Helping to Reduce Food Insecurity for Others Across Missouri
4-H’ers & FFA Helping to Reduce Food Insecurity for Others Across Missouri
It seems like every time we turn around the Missouri 4-H'ers and the Missouri FFA are stepping up to help others across the state. This time it's not different as the two groups and Missouri Farmers Care are working with pork producers, meat processors and now FFA and 4-H youths to help curb food insecurity in the state. Accor...
Missouri Farmers Switch From Corn To Soybeans
Missouri Farmers Switch From Corn To Soybeans
COLUMBIA, Mo.– A lot of farmers may be switching to soybeans because of the high cost of growing corn. USDA’s first estimate for corn acreage in 2015 came in at 89.2 million acres, down about 1.5 million from last year. University of Missouri Extension agricultural business specialist David Reinbott told the 2015 MU Spring Ag Marketing Outlook Conference that farmers might switch another 500,000 t
Behka’s Buildings at the Fair: The Agriculture Building [PHOTOS]
Behka’s Buildings at the Fair: The Agriculture Building [PHOTOS]
There is so much stuff going on at the Missouri State Fair that is so important to people in our area. Farming, agriculture and youth in farming are so very vital to our way of life. So of course, a lot of what goes on at the Fair is showing off how great they all are! These farmers and their families really work so incredibly hard to produce such wonderful livestock and product, and it's a great