5:31 pm
Wed January 25, 2012

Big trucks on small roads

MoDOT engineers worry that heavier trucks would spell rutted roads in rural Missouri.
Jacob Fenston KBIA

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.

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12:40 pm
Mon December 26, 2011

River flooding planned topic for state Governor's Conference on Agriculture

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River flooding is expected to be a major topic at the upcoming Missouri Governor's Conference on Agriculture. (AP)

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5:50 pm
Tue November 29, 2011

Blunt announces agricultural research to stay funded

U.S. Senator Roy Blunt says Missouri agricultural research will not see a reduction in funding next year.

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PM Newscasts
6:09 pm
Fri October 28, 2011

Newscast for October 28, 2011

Regional news coverage from the KBIA Newsroom, including:

  • U.S. Senator Claire Mc Caskill to visit Columbia.
  • Bison Arrive in North Missouri.
  • Mid-Missouri Farmers Voicing Concerns about May's flood.


6:03 pm
Fri October 28, 2011

Bison in North Missouri

Some of the rarest of all North American Bison have now arrived at their new home in north Missouri.

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Science, Health and Technology
8:46 am
Thu September 22, 2011

Under the Microscope: September 22, 2011

Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack in 2010

This week, we sit down with Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack to discuss the American jobs act. Plus, advancements in ice-cream technology.

Hosted by Kyle Deas.

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