Missouri

Throughout November, Missouri Farm Bureau is highlighting international trade’s impact on Missouri’s economy. A six-part video series entitled “Paid by Trade” will bring to life the everyday Missourians whose daily lives are affected by trade. While shooting this series, we met some incredible people in widely-differing jobs. Each one told us about the integral role trade plays in his or...
Several people told Norborne FFA member Garrett Heil that he couldn’t grow cotton in northern Missouri’s Carroll County. “I remember sitting in my middle school history class when I was 13 years old and learning about the Civil War and cotton production, and everyone said it was impossible to grow cotton this far north,” says Heil, currently a 17-year-old junior at...
Missouri Farm Bureau (MOFB) continues to voice its support for increasing investment in rural roads and bridges. Governor Mike Parson recently laid out his plan to accelerate repair of nearly 250 bridges across Missouri in need of critical repair or replacement with a $350 million bond investment. He also announced a $50 million transportation cost-share program to assist cities...