The policy director with the U.S. House Agriculture Committee says the new farm bill is being written with a goal to be completed by the end of the August break. Josh Maxwell says there’s been a lot of feedback from agriculture... Read More.
The American Farm Bureau Federation is supporting a working group that will address one of the biggest issues facing the ag industry: labor. John Walt Boatright tells Brownfield farm country is at a critical juncture. “We continue to see a shrinking domestic workforce. We continue to... Read More.
State agencies will allow haying along some state highways and waive permit fees to transport extra wide hay loads to help Missouri’s livestock producers weather drought. The U.S. Drought Monitor says at least 80% of Missouri is experiencing some kind of dryness as June... Read More.