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BISON DEMAND EXCEEDING SUPPLY

Demand for bison meat in the U.S. is greater than the supply, so bison groups are looking to get more people involved in the industry. The USDA’s Stephanie Ho explains.

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FARMLAND PRICES HEADING INTO 2018

The latest installment of Farmers National Company’s semi-annual survey of farmland prices is scheduled for release later this month.  CEO Jim Farrell says prices have gradually firmed in the

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TEN PERCENT MORE HOGS IN MISSOURI

Missouri’s hog population has jumped ten percent since December 2016, according to the recent Quarterly Hogs and Pigs report from USDA.  Producers have added 300,000 head over the past year,

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EPA, USDA CHIEFS VISIT MISSOURI IN APRIL

Missouri served as a launching point for the tenure of two Cabinet-level administrators in April.  Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Scott Pruitt visited the Thomas Hill Energy Center

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WOLFE-LOOKING BACK AT THE FAIR

While the Missouri State Fair may be almost eight months away, plans are underway for the annual event. And while those plans are in the works, State Fair Director Mark Wolfe says officials are

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