right to farm http://kbia.org en Missouri Farm Bureau holds annual Commodity Conference http://kbia.org/post/missouri-farm-bureau-holds-annual-commodity-conference <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>The Missouri Farm Bureau’s annual Commodity Conference and Legislative Briefing brought over 200 Missouri farmers to Jefferson City Monday and Tuesday. Missouri Farm Bureau President Blake Hurst said the event is meant to help inform Missouri farmers of current issues in agriculture.</p> Tue, 25 Feb 2014 22:51:21 +0000 Emerald O'Brien & Xiaosu Tian 48731 at http://kbia.org Missouri Farm Bureau holds annual Commodity Conference Farming ballot measure campaign heats up http://kbia.org/post/farming-ballot-measure-campaign-heats <p style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Verdana, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif, Geneva; font-size: 11px; line-height: 15px;">Opposition is starting to form around a ballot measure that would enshrine a "right to farm" in&nbsp;<font color="red">Missouri's</font>&nbsp;Constitution.</p><p> Mon, 27 Jan 2014 14:18:31 +0000 Associated Press 47209 at http://kbia.org Farming ballot measure campaign heats up Right to farm (bill); Ste. Genevieve sand mine http://kbia.org/post/right-farm-bill-ste-genevieve-sand-mine <p>Dozens of Ste. Genevieve County residents met last night (Tuesday) with the company applying to open up a sand mine in their neighborhood. Locals fired questions at Mark Rust, owner of Summit Proppants, for four hours about health concerns, traffic safety and property values.</p><p>Missouri voters will get the chance to consider a constitutional amendment next fall that would affirm the rights of farmers to engage in modern farming and ranching practices. The state House and Senate passed the measure during the end of the legislative session last week. Harvest Public Media reports.</p> Wed, 22 May 2013 22:44:01 +0000 Kristofor Husted 34204 at http://kbia.org How would you vote on Missouri’s ‘Right-to-Farm’ amendment? http://kbia.org/post/how-would-you-vote-missouri-s-right-farm-amendment <p>Next year, Missouri voters will get a chance to consider a controversial constitutional amendment that would affirm the rights of farmers to engage in "modern" farming and ranching practices.</p> Tue, 21 May 2013 16:46:58 +0000 Abbie Fentress Swanson 34109 at http://kbia.org How would you vote on Missouri’s ‘Right-to-Farm’ amendment?