The First Lady's Pie Contest will again be hosted by Missouri's First Lady Georganne Nixon during the Missouri State Fair in August. Entry forms for the annual contest will be available online May 1 for entries into the 2013 Missouri State Fair.
The Missouri Department of Agriculture is now accepting proposals for funding to increase the production, processing and or distribution of Missouri's specialty crops through grants from the Specialty Crop Block Grant Program.
The Missouri Department of Agriculture launched the 4th annual Focus on Missouri Agriculture contest, asking Missourians to help capture the unique stories and images of agriculture through photographs and videos. The contest runs through July 1.