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USDA announces $16M funding opportunity to support socially disadvantaged and veteran farmers and ranchers

The U.S. Department of Agriculture has announced up to $16 million in available funding to help socially disadvantaged and veteran farmers and ranchers own and operate successful farms. Funding is made through the USDA’s Outreach and Assistance for Socially Disadvantaged Farmers and Ranchers and Veteran Farmers and Ranchers Program (also known as the 2501 Program). […]

Missouri Vietnam Wall Run 2019

“1st Annual State-Wide Missouri Vietnam Wall Run 2019” slated for September 21, 2019

Veterans In Defense of Liberty’s® (ViDoL) Board of Directors voted unanimously in favor of Liberty Riders of America™ (LRA) taking up the torch for the Midwest that was carried faithfully by Rolling Thunder, Inc® on the national level for 32 years. The affirmative vote authorized Liberty Riders of America™ to organize and coordinate the inaugural 256-mile ride […]

Corn in the field

MU Extension agronomist: Stick with corn until end of May

The wet and cold start to this year’s corn planting season bodes poorly for yields, based on research from the University of Missouri Extension. But MU Extension agronomist Bill Wiebold says farmers should not switch from corn to other crops or early maturing corn varieties because of rain-delayed planting. There is still time to get […]

Back row: Nate Udovich, PTK 2018-19 President, Stetson Klise, Scotty Bowman Middle row: Lilly Simons, PTK 2019-20 President-elect, Skyler Adkison, PTK 2019-20 VP Leadership & Service-elect, Olivia Lauhoff, PTK 2018-19 VP Scholarship & Fellowship, Chasidy Finney, PTK 2019-20 VP Communications & Historical Events-elect, Makaylah Gordon Front row: Annaliese Riley, Natasha Jackson, Katie Blanchard, Jamee Scearce, PTK 2018-19 VP Leadership & Service, Kati Stafford

Phi Theta Kappa elects new officers

The Phi Theta Kappa Eta Mu Chapter Honor Society at North Central Missouri College recently held their family BBQ at Barton Farm Campus and elected new officers for the 2019-2020 year. Elected for the 2019-2020 year is President Lilly Simons, Vice President of Leadership and Service Skyler Adkison, and Vice President of Communications and Historical […]