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  • Agricultural leases at Mark Twain Lake up for bid

    Agricultural leases at Mark Twain Lake up for bid

    Wednesday, February 25 2015 2:53 PM EST2015-02-25 19:53:00 GMT
    MARK TWAIN LAKE, Mo. -- The St. Louis District of the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers has made four parcels of land available through bidding for agricultural lease at Mark Twain Lake. The parcels total about 278.5 acres....
    MARK TWAIN LAKE, Mo. -- The St. Louis District of the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers has made four parcels of land available through bidding for agricultural lease at Mark Twain Lake. The parcels total about 278.5 acres....
  • Illinois Soybean Board seeks national, state director candidates

    Illinois Soybean Board seeks national, state director candidates

    Tuesday, February 10 2015 12:10 PM EST2015-02-10 17:10:53 GMT
    BLOOMINGTON, Ill. -- The Illinois Soybean Board is looking for farmers interested in filling one of the state's four director positions with the United Soybean Board and at-large director positions with the statewide...
    BLOOMINGTON, Ill. -- The Illinois Soybean Board is looking for farmers interested in filling one of the state's four director positions with the United Soybean Board and at-large director positions with the statewide...
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  • D. HUSAR: Used combines can spread Missouri's top weed to watch

    D. HUSAR: Used combines can spread Missouri's top weed to watch

    Saturday, February 21 2015 6:06 PM EST2015-02-21 23:06:44 GMT
    Farmers may get a lot more than they bargain for when buying a used combine out of state. Lodged Palmer amaranth seeds may travel across state lines with the combine, said Kevin Bradley, weed scientist with University of...
    Farmers may get a lot more than they bargain for when buying a used combine out of state. Lodged Palmer amaranth seeds may travel across state lines with the combine, said Kevin Bradley, weed scientist with University of...
  • ROEGGE: Global food production comes with some sacrifice

    ROEGGE: Global food production comes with some sacrifice

    Saturday, February 21 2015 6:04 PM EST2015-02-21 23:04:40 GMT
    There is a song that had been performed by Jerry Garcia (and others) that has some lyrics describing a staple part of the diet for Midwesterners for many years. From the song "Shady Grove" comes the following: Peaches in...
    There is a song that had been performed by Jerry Garcia (and others) that has some lyrics describing a staple part of the diet for Midwesterners for many years. From the song "Shady Grove" comes the following: Peaches in...
  • Looking at noninvasive plants

    Looking at noninvasive plants

    Monday, February 16 2015 8:08 AM EST2015-02-16 13:08:59 GMT
    How familiar are you with invasive plants? What exactly is an invasive plant? By definition, according to the Illinois Invasive Species Council, an invasive plant is "any species that is not native to that ecosystem,...
    How familiar are you with invasive plants? What exactly is an invasive plant? By definition, according to the Illinois Invasive Species Council, an invasive plant is "any species that is not native to that ecosystem,...
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  • Tuesday's Close March 3, 2015

    Tuesday's Close March 3, 2015

    Tuesday, March 3 2015 9:15 PM EST2015-03-04 02:15:16 GMT
    Tuesday's Close March 3, 2015 ADM-Quincy Feb. '15 Corn$3.73 March '15 Corn$3.86 April '15 Corn$3.87 May '15 Corn$3.91 June '15 Corn$3.89 July '15 Corn$3.89 Aug. '15...
    Tuesday's Close March 3, 2015 ADM-Quincy Feb. '15 Corn$3.73 March '15 Corn$3.86 April '15 Corn$3.87 May '15 Corn$3.91 June '15 Corn$3.89 July '15 Corn$3.89 Aug. '15...
  • Monday's Close March 2, 2015

    Monday's Close March 2, 2015

    Monday, March 2 2015 8:34 PM EST2015-03-03 01:34:47 GMT
    Monday's Close March 2, 2015 ADM-Quincy Feb. '15 CornNA March '15 CornNA April '15 CornNA May '15 CornNA June '15 CornNA July '15 CornNA Aug. '15 CornNA Sept. '15...
    Monday's Close March 2, 2015 ADM-Quincy Feb. '15 CornNA March '15 CornNA April '15 CornNA May '15 CornNA June '15 CornNA July '15 CornNA Aug. '15 CornNA Sept. '15...
  • Friday's Close Feb. 27, 2015

    Friday's Close Feb. 27, 2015

    Friday, February 27 2015 8:34 PM EST2015-02-28 01:34:34 GMT
    ADM-Quincy Feb. '15 Corn $3.74 March '15 Corn $3.79 April '15 Corn $3.87 May '15 Corn $3.90 June '15 Corn $3.95 July '15 Corn $3.91 Aug. '15 Corn $3.90 Sept. ‘15 Corn $3.83 Oct. '15 Corn $3.89 Nov. '15 Corn $3.95 Dec. '15 Corn $3.95 Feb. '15 Beans $10.36 March '15 Beans $10.41 April '15 Beans $10.40 May '15 Beans $10.42 June '15 Beans $10.43 July '15 Beans $10.43 Aug. '15 Beans $10.31 Sept. ‘15 Beans $9.92 Oct. '15 Beans $9.82 Nov. '15 Beans $9.92 Dec. '15 Beans $9....
    ADM-Quincy Feb. '15 Corn $3.74 March '15 Corn $3.79 April '15 Corn $3.87 May '15 Corn $3.90 June '15 Corn $3.95 July '15 Corn $3.91 Aug. '15 Corn $3.90 Sept. ‘15 Corn $3.83 Oct. '15 Corn $3.89 Nov. '15 Corn $3.95 Dec. '15 Corn $3.95 Feb. '15 Beans $10.36 March '15 Beans $10.41 April '15 Beans $10.40 May '15 Beans $10.42 June '15 Beans $10.43 July '15 Beans $10.43 Aug. '15 Beans $10.31 Sept. ‘15 Beans $9.92 Oct. '15 Beans $9.82 Nov. '15 Beans $9.92 Dec. '15 Beans $9....
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  • Breast cancer survivor to speak at HUGS group meeting March 3

    Breast cancer survivor to speak at HUGS group meeting March 3

    Sunday, March 1 2015 9:00 AM EST2015-03-01 14:00:17 GMT
    CARTHAGE, Ill. -- The Helping Us Give Support group will meet at 5:30 p.m. Tuesday, March 3, at the First Christian Church of Carthage, 701 Wabash, three blocks south of the middle school on U.S. 136. The HUGS program...
    CARTHAGE, Ill. -- The Helping Us Give Support group will meet at 5:30 p.m. Tuesday, March 3, at the First Christian Church of Carthage, 701 Wabash, three blocks south of the middle school on U.S. 136. The HUGS program...
  • Hannibal snowman contest to continue through March 16

    Hannibal snowman contest to continue through March 16

    Sunday, March 1 2015 12:53 AM EST2015-03-01 05:53:08 GMT
    HANNIBAL, Mo. -- Photographs must be entered by March 16 for the Hannibal Parks and Recreation Snowman Building Contest. Entrants are encouraged to add their own creative touches that will make their snowman unique. Prizes...
    HANNIBAL, Mo. -- Photographs must be entered by March 16 for the Hannibal Parks and Recreation Snowman Building Contest. Entrants are encouraged to add their own creative touches that will make their snowman unique. Prizes...
  • Salt River Master Gardeners to meet Tuesday, March 3

    Salt River Master Gardeners to meet Tuesday, March 3

    Saturday, February 28 2015 1:21 AM EST2015-02-28 06:21:16 GMT
    PALMYRA, Mo. -- The Salt River Master Gardeners will meet at 7 p.m. Tuesday at the Sesquicentennial Building in Palmyra. Guest speaker will be Katie Ippensen from Frese Ornamentals in Quincy, Ill. She will discuss changes...
    PALMYRA, Mo. -- The Salt River Master Gardeners will meet at 7 p.m. Tuesday at the Sesquicentennial Building in Palmyra. Guest speaker will be Katie Ippensen from Frese Ornamentals in Quincy, Ill. She will discuss changes...
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