Author: Katelyn Elder

My passion for agriculture has led me to the University of Missouri to major in agricultural education. My plan is to give my future students, some that may not have had it otherwise, the same experience I was given in learning about agriculture. I believe agriculture plays an important part in every person's education and life. My future career will allow me to teach about a variety of topics within agriculture, but I wanted an outlet that would allow me to share stories now and Corner Post gave me just that. I am excited to be writing for Corner Post and I can't wait to see what this semester brings!

Growing Missouri forum highlights ag policy in the Show-Me State

Four leaders in Missouri agriculture recently gathered on the MU campus to discuss agricultural policy surrounding farms and food security. Panelists were Chris Chinn, director of the Missouri Department of Agriculture; Blake Hurst, president of the Missouri Farm Bureau; Sen.…