Members of a Missouri National Guard Agribusiness Development Team have received a sendoff from Gov. Jay Nixon as they prepare for deployment to Afghanistan.
Missouri State Treasurer Clint Zweifel has announced a new financial assistance package for beginning farmers trying to make their way in an expensive industry.
Cattlemen in Missouri are backing a bill in the House that would increase weight limits for hauling livestock on the state's highways. But department of transportation engineers worry heavier trucks would damage already-strained rural roads.
River flooding is expected to be a major topic at the upcoming Missouri Governor's Conference on Agriculture. (AP)
U.S. Senator Roy Blunt says Missouri agricultural research will not see a reduction in funding next year.
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Some of the rarest of all North American Bison have now arrived at their new home in north Missouri.
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