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NASS VITAL FOR AGRICULTURE

The National Agricultural Statistic Service (NASS) provides statistical information on acreage, production, stocks, prices, and income. NASS is divided into 12 regions and USDA statistician Bob

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WATER IS WET AND SO ARE THE FIELDS

The central and southern parts of Missouri were limited to less than a day suitable for fieldwork last week as a result of heavy rains at the end of April.  This week’s USDA Crop Progress Report

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WHEAT QUALITY TOUR THROUGH KANSAS

The 2017 Wheat Quality Council Hard Winter Wheat tour wrapped up on Thursday as the tour participants came up with an overall estimate of this year’s crop based on the 469 total stops made on

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FIRST CUT FESCUE IN BAD SHAPE

This year’s wet and warm weather has caused tall fescue to mature two-to-three weeks early. University of Missouri forage specialist Craig Roberts says that means the fescue is in bad shape,

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4H MEMBERS ENCOURAGED TO CLOWN AROUND

Henry County 4H Member of the Month Abby Noble has taken part in nearly every activity available through her 4H chapter, but the activity she most enjoys involves a top hat.  Noble tells Ag 1280

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