• Wednesday, May 20, 2015
    COLUMBIA, Mo. –Rain over Memorial Day weekend likely means that Missouri farmers will shed planting equipment again for the third weekend in a row.
  • Wednesday, May 13, 2015
    COLUMBIA, Mo. – Wet weather has put a damper on corn planting this year in southeastern Missouri. Producers there are usually done planting corn by now.
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  • Wednesday, May 6, 2015
    COLUMBIA, Mo. – Missouri farmers can plant a lot of corn quickly when fields are dry.
  • Monday, May 4, 2015
    COLUMBIA, Mo. – Raise the temperature and run fans in grain bins now to avoid condensation and mold.
  • Wednesday, April 29, 2015
    COLUMBIA, Mo. – Farmers and homeowners in Missouri should be on the lookout for the brown marmorated stink bug this year.
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  • Tuesday, April 28, 2015
    COLUMBIA, Mo. – “We’re quite far behind in Missouri, especially compared to the last four to five years,” says University of Missouri Extension specialist Bill Wiebold.
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  • Wednesday, April 22, 2015
    COLUMBIA, Mo.– A lot of farmers may be switching to soybeans because of the high cost of growing corn. USDA’s first estimate for corn acreage in 2015 came in at 89.2 million acres, down about 1.5 million from last year.
  • Friday, April 17, 2015
    COLUMBIA, Mo. – There’s still plenty of time to get corn in the ground and expect good yields, says University of Missouri Extension specialist Bill Wiebold.
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  • Wednesday, April 15, 2015
    COLUMBIA, Mo. – “Not much crop planting in the week ahead,” said Pat Guinan, University of Missouri Extension climatologist. “Unsettled wet weather is expected to continue.”
  • Monday, March 16, 2015
    COLUMBIA, Mo. – More farmers are looking at a practice long frowned upon: planting back-to-back soybean.
  • Monday, February 23, 2015
    BUTLER, Mo.– After a successful run last year, University of Missouri Extension is offering a second round of the online grain marketing game “Show-Me Market Showdown” from March 2 to May 8.
  • Monday, January 5, 2015
    COLUMBIA, Mo. – You may get a whole lot more than you bargained for when you buy a used combine out of state.
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  • Monday, January 5, 2015
    COLUMBIA, Mo. – Farmers should be on the lookout for two emerging weed pests in 2015.
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  • Wednesday, December 10, 2014
    KIRKSVILLE, Mo.– Farmland prices have likely peaked, but expect cattle prices to continue upward.
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  • Tuesday, October 14, 2014
    COLUMBIA, Mo.– Commodity prices both in the U.S. and worldwide are under pressure and likely to remain so for quite a while.
  • Tuesday, September 2, 2014
    COLUMBIA, Mo.– Crop prices have fallen sharply while livestock prices have reached record levels in 2014. Next year could see some moderation in livestock prices and continued low crop prices.
  • Monday, July 21, 2014
    COLUMBIA, Mo.– The supply of corn is outracing the demand.
  • Thursday, August 9, 2012
    ALBANY, Mo. – Fertility needs following a drought, safely stretching forage supplies and improving soils and boosting yields are a few of the topics farmers can learn about at Hundley Whaley Research Center’s annual Field Day Aug. 29, 2012.
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