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  • GOOD GROWING: The battle of science versus intuition

    GOOD GROWING: The battle of science versus intuition

    Saturday, March 21 2015 12:08 AM EDT2015-03-21 04:08:41 GMT
    The March issue of National Geographic magazine has the headline "The War on Science". The article describes a number of practices that have been scientifically proven, but that some people remain skeptical about. The...
    The March issue of National Geographic magazine has the headline "The War on Science". The article describes a number of practices that have been scientifically proven, but that some people remain skeptical about. The...
  • FARM & FIELD: Study shows plants can tell the difference between attacking insects

    FARM & FIELD: Study shows plants can tell the difference between attacking insects

    Saturday, March 21 2015 12:07 AM EDT2015-03-21 04:07:43 GMT
    Scientists and gardeners alike study plants for outward signs of damage caused by disease and insects, but much of the important responses plants make to insect bites takes place out of sight. In one of the broadest...
    Scientists and gardeners alike study plants for outward signs of damage caused by disease and insects, but much of the important responses plants make to insect bites takes place out of sight. In one of the broadest...
  • FARM & FIELD: University of Missouri looking to close radar gap

    FARM & FIELD: University of Missouri looking to close radar gap

    Residents in mid- and eastern Missouri soon will get better warning of dangerous weather, and scientists will have a new tool to help agriculture cope with changes in climate. Early this summer, a new Doppler weather radar will be raised at the University of Missouri College of Agriculture, Food and Natural Resources' South Farm Research Center.
    Residents in mid- and eastern Missouri soon will get better warning of dangerous weather, and scientists will have a new tool to help agriculture cope with changes in climate. Early this summer, a new Doppler weather radar will be raised at the University of Missouri College of Agriculture, Food and Natural Resources' South Farm Research Center.

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  • Wednesday's Close April 1, 2015

    Wednesday's Close April 1, 2015

    Wednesday, April 1 2015 7:22 PM EDT2015-04-01 23:22:16 GMT
    Wednesday's Close April 1, 2015 ADM-Quincy April '15 Corn$3.75 May '15 Corn$3.76 June '15 Corn$3.80 July '15 Corn$3.76 Aug. '15 Corn$3.76 Sept. '15 Corn$3.72 Oct. '15...
    Wednesday's Close April 1, 2015 ADM-Quincy April '15 Corn$3.75 May '15 Corn$3.76 June '15 Corn$3.80 July '15 Corn$3.76 Aug. '15 Corn$3.76 Sept. '15 Corn$3.72 Oct. '15...
  • Monday's Close March 30, 2015

    Monday's Close March 30, 2015

    Monday, March 30 2015 7:39 PM EDT2015-03-30 23:39:11 GMT
    ADM-Quincy March '15 Corn$3.84 April '15 Corn$3.84 May '15 Corn$3.88 June '15 Corn$3.92 July '15 Corn$3.88 Aug. '15 Corn$3.88 Sept. '15 Corn$3.84 Oct. '15 Corn$3.88 Nov....
    ADM-Quincy March '15 Corn$3.84 April '15 Corn$3.84 May '15 Corn$3.88 June '15 Corn$3.92 July '15 Corn$3.88 Aug. '15 Corn$3.88 Sept. '15 Corn$3.84 Oct. '15 Corn$3.88 Nov....
  • Friday's Close March 27, 2015

    Friday's Close March 27, 2015

    Friday, March 27 2015 9:10 PM EDT2015-03-28 01:10:37 GMT
    ADM-Quincy March '15 Corn $3.82 April '15 Corn $3.82 May '15 Corn $3.85 June '15 Corn $3.89 July '15 Corn $3.85 Aug. '15 Corn $3.84 Sept. '15 Corn $3.80 Oct. '15 Corn $3.85 Nov. '15 Corn $3.95 Dec. '15 Corn $3.95 Jan. '16 Corn $3.88 March '15 Beans $9.84 April '15 Beans $9.84 May '15 Beans $9.82 June '15 Beans $9.83 July '15 Beans $9.81 Aug. '15 Beans $9.71 Sept. '15 Beans $9.41 Oct. '15 Beans $9.36 Nov. '15 Beans $9.47 Dec. '15 Beans $9.47 Jan. '16 Beans $9.47 Mar...
    ADM-Quincy March '15 Corn $3.82 April '15 Corn $3.82 May '15 Corn $3.85 June '15 Corn $3.89 July '15 Corn $3.85 Aug. '15 Corn $3.84 Sept. '15 Corn $3.80 Oct. '15 Corn $3.85 Nov. '15 Corn $3.95 Dec. '15 Corn $3.95 Jan. '16 Corn $3.88 March '15 Beans $9.84 April '15 Beans $9.84 May '15 Beans $9.82 June '15 Beans $9.83 July '15 Beans $9.81 Aug. '15 Beans $9.71 Sept. '15 Beans $9.41 Oct. '15 Beans $9.36 Nov. '15 Beans $9.47 Dec. '15 Beans $9.47 Jan. '16 Beans $9.47 Mar...
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  • Trinity UCC to host April 3 Good Friday services

    Trinity UCC to host April 3 Good Friday services

    Wednesday, April 1 2015 5:08 PM EDT2015-04-01 21:08:18 GMT
    Trinity United Church of Christ will have Good Friday worship service at 7:30 p.m. Friday, April 3, at the church at 24th and Cherry Lane. Trinity's Chancel Choir and Contemporary Praise Band will lead the...
    Trinity United Church of Christ will have Good Friday worship service at 7:30 p.m. Friday, April 3, at the church at 24th and Cherry Lane. Trinity's Chancel Choir and Contemporary Praise Band will lead the...
  • Maundy service to be held April 2 at Trinity UCC

    Maundy service to be held April 2 at Trinity UCC

    Wednesday, April 1 2015 5:06 PM EDT2015-04-01 21:06:43 GMT
    A candlelight service of remembrance and communion will be held at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, April 2, at Trinity United Church of Christ at the corner of 24th and Cherry Lane. The Maundy Thursday service will feature...
    A candlelight service of remembrance and communion will be held at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, April 2, at Trinity United Church of Christ at the corner of 24th and Cherry Lane. The Maundy Thursday service will feature...
  • Holy Week revival held at First Baptist Church

    Holy Week revival held at First Baptist Church

    Wednesday, April 1 2015 5:04 PM EDT2015-04-01 21:04:20 GMT
    "Journey to the Cross," a Holy Week Revival will be held 6:30 p.m. Monday through Thursday, March 30 through April 2 at the First Baptist Church at 739 N. Eighth St. On Wednesday, vice moderator SIlas Johnson of...
    "Journey to the Cross," a Holy Week Revival will be held 6:30 p.m. Monday through Thursday, March 30 through April 2 at the First Baptist Church at 739 N. Eighth St. On Wednesday, vice moderator SIlas Johnson of...
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  • 'Easter Story' cantata to be held in Barry UMC

    'Easter Story' cantata to be held in Barry UMC

    Wednesday, April 1 2015 5:04 PM EDT2015-04-01 21:04:26 GMT
    The Barry Community Chorus will present "The Easter Story," cantata at 7:30 p.m. Good Friday, April 3, at the Barry United Methodist Church at 720 Perry St. in Barry. The 26-member chorus is directed by Judy...
    The Barry Community Chorus will present "The Easter Story," cantata at 7:30 p.m. Good Friday, April 3, at the Barry United Methodist Church at 720 Perry St. in Barry. The 26-member chorus is directed by Judy...
  • Holy Week at St. Peter-Coatsburg starts

    Holy Week at St. Peter-Coatsburg starts

    Wednesday, April 1 2015 4:57 PM EDT2015-04-01 20:57:58 GMT
    Holy Week services at St. Peter Lutheran Church in Coatsburg started with Palm Sunday worship service March 29. The congregation gathered in the Fellowship Hall and proceeded into the church chancel...
    Holy Week services at St. Peter Lutheran Church in Coatsburg started with Palm Sunday worship service March 29. The congregation gathered in the Fellowship Hall and proceeded into the church chancel...
  • Carthage Golf Club Women's League offers boot camp in April

    Carthage Golf Club Women's League offers boot camp in April

    Wednesday, April 1 2015 4:39 PM EDT2015-04-01 20:39:49 GMT
    The Carthage Golf Club Women's League will offer a boot camp on Tuesdays in April for women interested in learning, improving their game or just playing golf. Sessions will be at 5 p.m. April 7, 14,...
    The Carthage Golf Club Women's League will offer a boot camp on Tuesdays in April for women interested in learning, improving their game or just playing golf. Sessions will be at 5 p.m. April 7, 14,...
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