This Missouri Department of Agriculture is celebrating National Agriculture Week this week, along with the Agriculture Council of America.
Posts published in “Conservation and Agriculture”
"We believe biodiesel is a solution today and in the future."
"Costs for farmers’ basic inputs like fertilizer and seed have gone up as much as, or in some cases more than, gasoline."
"Unfortunately, we have grossly underfunded upkeep of our river infrastructure for many decades, and much of it has fallen into disrepair."
Attorney General Eric Schmitt, along with Texas and 12 other state attorneys general, filed suit against the Biden administration’s EPA.
"The American farmer is himself an endangered species, and our government should be working for our preservation, not just a beetle’s."
"We need to be wary of programs like climate-smart that embed harmful policies and regulations into federal agencies."
Jamie Johansen grew up going to the State Fair every year, only missing a handful of times. It was her playground, the place where she grew in her appreciation of Missouri’s agriculture industry.
"Climate-smart farming is well underway on our farms and ranches, and Secretary Vilsack acknowledged that in his remarks."