farm

sunflower field
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July 09, 2019 - 3:15 pm
BELLEVILLE, Ill. (KMOX) — Eckert's Country Store & Farms in the metro east has revealed they will open their 5-acre Sunflower Maze this Saturday. The cost per person is $5, which includes a field access pass allowing guests to take unlimited wagon rides and access to pick their own peaches,...
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dairy farm
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June 05, 2019 - 6:09 pm
FAIR OAKS, Ind. (AP/KMOX) — Retailers began pulling Fairlife products from their shelves Wednesday as police investigated alleged animal abuse after an animal rights group released graphic video showing workers kicking and throwing young calves at an Indiana dairy farm that’s a popular destination...
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strawberries
May 06, 2019 - 3:38 pm
BELLEVILLE, Ill. (KMOX) — Strawberry season is in full swing at Eckert’s Farms, and to celebrate the local growers are introducing family membership packages with discounts, coupons and more. This weekend only — May 10 and May 11 — membership packages are 50% off. Starting at $30, the packages...
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Marijuana plants at Cresco Labs medical marijuana cultivation facility on August 8, 2018, in Joliet, Ill. .jpg
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December 28, 2018 - 1:54 pm
About 150 people have expressed interest in growing hemp, said Jeff Cox, chief of the Bureau of Medicinal Plants.
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Marijuana plants at Cresco Labs medical marijuana cultivation facility on August 8, 2018, in Joliet, Ill. .jpg
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October 29, 2018 - 2:53 pm
Southern Illinois University's interdisciplinary program in cannabis science will be a mixture of agriculture and plant biology with courses in subjects ranging from chemistry to business to engineering.
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A passing rain storm leaves clouds in the blue sky as it passes by a Wisconsin Dairy farm in summer. The corn in the field is green and tall and will be used as silage for the cows in the barn during the winter. Nice rural landscape from the American midw
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September 27, 2018 - 8:49 am
A federal case being heard in a St. Louis courtroom accuses President Trump of going back on his campaign promises to stand with America's farmers.
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A passing rain storm leaves clouds in the blue sky as it passes by a Wisconsin Dairy farm in summer. The corn in the field is green and tall and will be used as silage for the cows in the barn during the winter. Nice rural landscape from the American midw
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July 20, 2018 - 9:42 am
The president of the Missouri Farm Bureau is seeking federal aid to help with the state's deepening drought.
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