1. St. Paddy's Day is a dud for planting spuds in Missouri

    • March 5, 2018

    COLUMBIA, Mo. – The admonition for gardeners to plant their potatoes on St. Patrick’s Day is probably good advice for some parts of our country, but not for Missouri, said University of Missouri Extension horticulturist David Trinklein. “It is... Read more ...

  2. Manure value estimator (downloadable XLS)

    A worksheet that helps producers estimate the value of manure from livestock enterprises.

  3. Establish a home orchard

    • Oct. 1, 2008

    BLUE SPRINGS, Mo. - High fuel costs and other economic burdens have spurred increased interest in vegetable gardening. Interest in home fruit production is also increasing, said a University of Missouri Extension horticulture specialist. "Though... Read more ...

  4. New aircraft rescue fire fighting specialist announced

    New aircraft rescue fire fighting specialist announced

    • Feb. 5, 2020

    Director Kevin D. Zumwalt of the University of Missouri’s Fire & Rescue Training Institute (MU FRTI) has announced the appointment of a new Aircraft Rescue Fire Fighting (ARFF) Specialist for the Institute, Mr. Michael Lloyd of York, Nebraska. The... Read more ...


    Woodland Steward: Getting to Know Your Woodland

    This workshop shows you how to collect online information about your woodland and helps you understand why certain trees grow where they do. It also covers how to identify some of the more common tree species found in your woods and explains... Read more ...

  6. Don't wait too long to plant cool-season vegetables

    Don't wait too long to plant cool-season vegetables

    • March 14, 2016

    KIRKSVILLE, Mo. - Radishes, carrots, broccoli and cauliflower all grow best in cool weather. That’s why they’re called cool-season crops. If they’re not planted early enough, they won’t have enough time to grow before Missouri’s heat... Read more ...

  7. Vegetable Planting Calendar

    Vegetable Planting Calendar

    • Web access only
    • Download: Free
    • Reviewed: Feb. 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... Read more ...

  8. Vegetable Gardening

    Vegetable Gardening

    • Web access only:
    • Print: $10.00
    • Print availability: 0
    • Download: Free
    • New: July 2008

    Vegetable gardening is a rewarding activity that can provide fresh, flavorful produce. It offers many of the same benefits as other gardening activities, including exercise, fresh air, landscape beautification and enjoyment. In addition, it promotes... Read more ...

  9. Greg Tucker

    Greg Tucker


    Missouri SBDC Lead Center

    Phone: Phone:573-882-8570

  10. Fruit Spray Schedules for the Homeowner

    Fruit Spray Schedules for the Homeowner

    • Web access only
    • Download: Free
    • Revised: Aug. 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... Read more ...


    Woodland Steward: Marketing Your Timber

    This workshop covers some basic principles that, when applied, will ensure that you get the highest price for your timber and leave you with a healthy forest for future harvests and revenue. Next scheduled workshop This workshop is being held at... Read more ...

  12. Beginning gardening

    Beginning gardening

    • May 13, 2013

    COLUMBIA, Mo. – It could be the memory of shelling peas with your grandmother or a desire for fragrant flowers. It could be as simple as wanting to shave a bit off your food bill. Whatever the reason, you’ve decided to plant your first-ever... Read more ...

  13. Kodak Tips and Project Center

    Find photography tips and inspiration at this Kodak site.

  14. File Sharing | AgEBB

    --> --> --> --> --> --> --> --> --> --> --> Commerical Agriculture Program | CAFNR | MU Extension --> AgEBB-MU CAFNR Extension File Sharing University Developed Spreadsheets | User Developed Spreadsheets AgEBB ...

  15. Missouri 4-H update

    • March 17, 2020

    With the recent restrictions on gatherings due to COVID-19 affecting Missouri 4-H members, volunteers, and faculty and staff, we have received many questions about how to handle eligibility for participation at county fairs. As a reminder, Missouri... Read more ...


    Decision Making for Initial Company Operations

    Hours: 12 | Prerequisites: Yes | Students: 15–30 | Host requirements: None | NFA: Yes The course is designed to develop the decision making skills needed by Company Officers to accomplish assigned tactics at structure fires. All activities and... Read more ...

  17. Photo.net

    Learn about and discuss photography at this platform for both enthusiasts and pros.