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NRCS Funding Cover Crops to Provide Livestock Drought Relief
July 18, 2018 -- The USDA Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) is assisting Missouri livestock producers affected by drought. State...


Dr. James Tucker Hannibal Regional Medical Group Welcomes Dr. James Tucker
Hannibal, MO -- Hannibal Regional Medical Group is excited to welcome Dr. James Tucker to their family medicine team! James Tucker, DO completed...


Drought Making Hay Prices Skyrocket Across Missouri-MOFB
The Drought of 2018 is unfortunately only getting worse across Missouri, and the effects are starting to hit livestock producers hard. The July 12...


Ensuring Vietnam War Era Veterans Exposed to Agent Orange Receive...
Ensuring Vietnam War Era Veterans Exposed to Agent Orange Receive Proper Benefits Purpose of McCaskill, Blunt Effort Senators’ legislation would...


Federal Judge Rules Missouri Alcohol Advertising Restrictions...
Jefferson City, Missouri, July 2, 2018 - The Missouri Broadcasters Association (MBA) is pleased with the June 28th decision of Federal Judge...


MOFB Commentary-Farm Bill Making Progress in Congress
Farm Bill Making Progress in Congress By Eric Bohl After months of negotiations, hearings, debate, partisan wrangling and general...


MISSOURI CORN AND MISSOURI FFA HELPING BUILD FUTURE LEADERS
(JEFFERSON CITY, Mo.)--Missouri's top 30 FFA high school seniors (including our own Aly Francis and Marlena Long of Paris) completed the fourth...


Paris leader appointed to serve on Talent for Tomorrow workforce...
Diane Simbro, of Paris, has been appointed to serve on the Talent for Tomorrow workforce development task force. The Hawthorn Foundation convened...


Missouri State Highway Patrol- Colonel Sandra K. Karsten Announces...
Colonel Sandra K. Karsten Announces Results Of 2018 School Bus Inspection Program Colonel Sandra K. Karsten, superintendent of the Missouri...


Missouri’s Spring Turkey Season Ends With Nearly 35,800 Birds...
Preliminary data from the Missouri Department of Conservation (MDC) shows that turkey hunt¬ers checked 34,055 birds during Missouri’s 2018 regular...


George Washington Carver. Public Domain Photo Missouri Soybean Hall of Fame inducts George Washington Carver
Missouri native George Washington Carver was named the second mem-ber of the Missouri Soy-bean Center Hall of Fame during the third annual Soybean...


April was Child Abuse Awareness Month. The display of pinwheels that lined the front sidewalk of the Monroe County courthouse has moved to a different courthouse each week. This last week was Monroe County employees turn and to promote the prevention of abuse and support strong, nurturing communities that are supportive of families. The courthouse employees support preventing child abuse and neglect and promote child and family well-being Monroe County Courthouse employees promote prevention of child...
Monday, April 23 The Monroe County Commission met pursuant to adjournment, on Monday, April 23, with Mike Minor, Presiding Commissioner and...


Yuksel Agca New tools could uncover important answers for Alzheimer’s researcher
COLUMBIA, Mo. – Alzheimer’s disease currently affects more than 5.5 million Americans and is one of the costliest diseases to treat, according to...


Joint Statement from Missouri Agriculture Groups on China Tariff...
“Missouri is fortunate to be home to a host of agricultural products that are essential to feeding and clothing people around the world. Recent...


Donnie Willingham Addresses Madison Home Makers Club
The Madison Home Makers met on Tuesday, March 20, at the Madison area Community Betterment Center, with 16 members present. President Donna Newbrough opened the meeting...