Farm tour shows how shade improves profits, cow comfort

ST. JAMES, Mo. – Cattle producers can learn how to improve profits by using natural shade in their operations during an Oct. 10 tour of the Mingo cow-calf operation in St. James.

Hampy appointed to serve as state executive director for USDA’s Farm Service Agency in Missouri

The Trump Administration recently appointed Brent Hampy as the new State Executive Director for the USDA Missouri Farm Service Agency (FSA). Hampy will join the Missouri FSA team on Monday, Oct. 1.

Make it your business to fight the flu

    According to the Centers for Disease Control (CDC), the flu costs the United States more than $87 billion annually and is responsible for the loss of close to 17 million workdays each flu season. Tens of thousands of people are hospitalized and thousands die from flu-related illnesses each year.

Farm tour taking place in Bourbon

     Join the Crawford County Soil and Water Conservation District for a farm tour on Thursday, October 4, 2018 at 5:30 p.m.  The tour will be held at the West Family Farm on Fann Road out of Bourbon.