Ag Headlines

LEARNING ABOUT CATTLE DURING BEEF MONTH

Educational efforts during National Beef Month aren’t just about the nutritious value of beef, but also how cattle are raised and beef farms operate.  On our SpeakOut program on KDKD-FM, Henry

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BEEF MONTH COMES AMID INCREASING DEMAND

National Beef Month is an opportunity for cattle groups including the Missouri Beef Industry Council to promote their product as a healthy and nutritious part of the dinner plate.  According to

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MO BEEF FOR MO KIDS COMPLETES PILOT YEAR

A new program spearheaded by the Missouri Beef Industry Council aims to introduce more school children to beef.  MO Beef for MO Kids was launched this past school year, and MBIC treasurer Nathan

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FARM INCOME CONTINUES TO WEAKEN

Missouri’s two Federal Reserve Bank offices both report continued declines in farm income for the first quarter of 2018.  Both the Federal Reserve of Kansas City and Saint Louis report that the

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HOUSE VERSION OF FARM BILL DEFEATED

Seeking a vote on immigration first, Republicans in the House Freedom Caucus dealt their own party’s leadership a blow by joining Democrats in bringing down a new Farm Bill.  ...Read More