Two area veterans take Honor Flight

    Two area veterans took an Honor Flight to Washington D.C. on September 28, spending a busy day visiting important sites along the way. U.S. Navy veteran Stanley Mitchell and U.S. Army veteran Paul Moody were able to take the trip, thanks to the St. James High School Student Council and the Pacific VFW.

MDC confirms invasive Emerald Ash Borer in 16 new Missouri counties

The Missouri Department of Conservation (MDC) reports the presence of Emerald Ash Borer (EAB) in 16 new counties across Missouri. Collaborative efforts by MDC staff, Missouri Department of Agriculture inspectors, and USDA Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service officers, EAB has been detected in Benton, Boone, Cooper, Douglas, Holt, Howard, Howell, Linn, Montgomery, Morgan, Nodaway, Osage, Ozark, Pettis, Putnam, and Randolph counties this year.

Sellers, buyers benefit at fall sales of Show-Me-Select replacement heifers

Show-Me-Select replacement heifer sales offer cow-herd profits for both sellers and buyers.
For sellers, sales reward a year of care given heifers raised and bred under University of Missouri Extension plans.