Monsanto third-quarter profit boosts, benefited from genetically engineered seeds

The St. Louis company is convinced more farmers buy pricier varieties with several engineered traits and has been working for years to shift its business focus away from farm chemicals and into genetically altered seeds.

MU Confucius Institute holds first lecture

The first in a series of lectures at the new Confucius Institute at MU will be held Wednesday afternoon in Cornell Hall.

Missouri appeals court overturns blind pension ruling, could reduce judgment

Attorneys said the decision could reduce the amount owed to blind residents from $30 million to $23 million.

Springfield engine plant to add 131 jobs

Due to customer demand, PROFoermance Powertrain Products plans to more than double its workforce.