A bird flu outbreak in the Midwest that’s boosted prices for eggs and roasting turkeys has actually resulted in cheaper chicken in the U.S.
Jackson-based Fruitland American Meat is recalling about 4,012 pounds of beef because the dorsal root ganglia may not have been completely removed.
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) – A Missouri electric cooperative is one of several around the nation that will receive funding from the U.S. Department of Agriculture. The West Central Electric Cooperative was awarded a $20 […]
At this time last year, 88 percent of Illinois’ corn crop was in the ground. This year, just seven percent is.
“Corn planting remains stalled at 1 percent complete. That compares to 56 percent one year ago, when we had that wonderful early spring,” the USDA says.
USDA says Manda Packing meats sent to 13 states, including Missouri and Illinois, may contain harmful bacteria.
St. Louis Area Foodbank President and CEO Frank Finnegan says passing the farm bill is critical.
Other animals in exhibit were stealing victim’s food.
The harvest advanced from 80 to 87 percent, as farmers switched to soybeans or were kept out of the fields by rain.
Statewide, topsoil moisture is now 44 percent adequate and 4 percent surplus – not enough to help this year’s corn and soybeans, but good news for next year.