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USDA issues sour egg board report

The Department of Agriculture says the American Egg Board engaged in inappropriate conduct following a USDA checkoff review. The results announced last week regarding what’s known as “mayogate” stem from an Agricultural Marketing Service review after Egg

Food industry leaders say consumers want GMO labels

With a new federal labeling standard on the way, food company executives told the Wall Street Journal that consumers want GMO products labeled. The Wall Street Journal gathered executives in agribusiness, consumer products and government to explore

Buchanan County booking activity 10/10/2016

Here’s the latest booking activity from the Buchanan County Jail. All persons included in this post are innocent of crimes until proven guilty in a court of law. These are courtesy photos. This information is provided by

Drive-Up Flu clinic to be held in St. Joseph

SJFD Inspector Jason Ziph gives flu shot to Buchanan County resident The City of St. Joseph Health Department will be giving out flu shots in a drive-up only clinic this week. Thursday the Health Department will be

Western Homecoming week to kickoff with fireworks on the field

St. Joseph, Mo. — Fireworks will light-up Spratt Stadium Sunday night for the official kickoff to Missouri Western State University’s Homecoming week. Western will celebrate Homecoming 2016 Oct. 9-15, culminating with the Griffon football game against Pittsburg State