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MU faculty, staff and elected council members, who live in your community, work with you to identify local interests and issues and then offer relevant programming and resources to meet the unique needs of you and your community.
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- Grow safe and healthy food
- Build and grow profitable businesses
- Improve your health and relationships
- Increase agricultural production
- Update professional training in business, health and safety
- Engage youth as valued, contributing citizens
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Event date: Feb. 24, 2020
Event time: | 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Are you buying addition supplements to offset lower quality hay and could that be avoided if you would just purchase a little higher quality forage? Winter forages, for most of us, are often supplemented by hay and by-product feeds. Understanding ...
Event date: Feb. 25, 2020
Event time: | 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Initial training and recertification of private pesticide applicators. Trains in methods of safe and proper use of agricultural pesticides on farmland. Register online or contact MU Extension Vernon County at 417-448-2560; [email protected] ...
Event date: Feb. 26, 2020
Event time: | 1:30 pm - 4:30 pm
This training will be a demonstration of QuickBooks Desktop and how to best utilize the program and its features. Register Here Cost : $80 Contact : Lisa Robinson, [email protected] , 417-625-9575
News & articles
- Published: Wednesday, Feb. 19, 2020
Replacement heifer development is a key enterprise to a cattle operation. “Proper selection as well as reproductive and nutritional management during heifer development leads to heifers being efficient, profitable and retained in the cow herd over ...
- Published: Wednesday, Feb. 19, 2020
Hay production is important to the Southwest Missouri forage and livestock industry,” says Regional MU Extension Livestock Field Specialist Patrick Davis. Whether selling or feeding hay to your livestock, harvesting and baling hay properly at the ...
- Published: Thursday, Feb. 13, 2020
STOCKTON, Mo. – Now is the time to seed oats and clovers to improve spring cattle grazing resources and reduce costs, says University of Missouri Extension livestock specialist Patrick Davis. “Feed is a major cow-calf operation cost,” says ...
- Published: Saturday, Feb. 8, 2020
In a community, gossip destroys morale, creates negative energy; and stops people from becoming a united team. Gossip will discourage volunteers and others working in the community. It can also give the community a negative reputation. Stopping ...
Publication date: May 1, 2018
Canning preserves food by using heat to destroy the microorganisms that cause spoilage. Heat forces air out of the jar. As the jar cools, a seal (vacuum) forms. The processing times and temperatures in University of Missouri Extension publications ...
Publication date: Feb. 1, 2016
Home production of vegetables has been increasing in popularity in recent years. In addition to saving on the family food bill, the availability of fresh, inexpensive produce from the family garden is conducive to maintaining good dietary ...
Publication date: Aug. 1, 2018
The United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) reports that 35 percent of Missouri farmland is rented. That means that about 9.8 million acres of Missouri agricultural land is rented. To help both landowners and farmers, the University of ...
Publication date: Aug. 1, 2014
Fruit plantings can be a source of beauty as well as fresh produce. However, for the inexperienced grower, they also can be a source of frustration and expense. Nursery catalogs are full of brightly colored advertisements depicting bountiful harvests ...
Publication date: Aug. 1, 1980
Missouri CourthousesContact and other information about this county is available on the National Association of Counties website, http://explorer.naco.org.Marian M. OhmanDepartment of Community Development County: CedarOrganized: Feb. 14, 1845Named ...
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MU Extension in Cedar County
113 South St., Courthouse Basement
Stockton, MO 65785
|8 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. and 1 to 4 p.m., Monday through Friday. Closed most holidays.|