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- Published: Friday, Oct. 5, 2018
BELLFLOWER, Mo. – Livestock producers can stretch short supplies of hay this year by using a simple ammonia treatment on bales, says University of Missouri Extension livestock specialist Zac Erwin. Erwin and MU Extension agronomy specialist ...
- Published: Friday, Oct. 5, 2018
WARSAW, Mo. – Test baled cornstalks for nitrate levels and feed them to cattle with caution, says University of Missouri Extension livestock specialist Gene Schmitz. MU Extension agronomists across the state report high nitrate levels caused by ...
- Published: Wednesday, Sept. 12, 2018
COLUMBIA, Mo. – Widespread drought conditions during the 2018 growing season in most of Missouri resulted in hay and forage shortages, says University of Missouri Extension agronomist Dhruba Dhakal. Dhakal offers some alternative/emergency forage ...
- Published: Monday, Aug. 27, 2018
COLUMBIA, Mo. – Scattered rains brought slight improvements this past week in a drought affecting most of the state. In his weekly “Drought Picture,” University of Missouri economist Scott Brown tracks dry weather severity for farmers. “This ...
Publication date: Aug. 1, 2018
The extreme drought of 2018 in the Midwest region has forced livestock producers to be concerned with drought effects such as high levels of nitrates in forage and drought-damaged crops for silage and baleage. Many producers are now searching for ...
Publication date: Nov. 1, 2017
Some Missouri farmers are harvesting and storing high-moisture corn or milo for cattle rations. This practice has a number of agronomic advantages that are appealing to farmer-feeders who produce their own grain. Also, high-moisture processing ...
Publication date: Aug. 25, 2017
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Publication date: Jan. 1, 2017
Editor's noteThe following abstract describes a publication that is only available for purchase. A link to ordering information is on this page.See the Agricultural Guide Book page for a list of guides that have been created, revised or ...
Publication date: Nov. 1, 2016
This quick reference spray guide provides insecticide recommendations for the most common cotton pests in Missouri. These recommendations were current as of November 2016.These recommendations may not be appropriate for conditions in other states and ...
Publication date: May 1, 2016
Check out our ID Weeds app to help identify weeds,Apple App for iPhones, iPads.Google Play Store for Android devices.Mandy BishDivision of Plant SciencesIn corn and soybean cropping systems throughout the Midwest, weeds represent an economically ...
Synthetic Auxin Herbicide Applicator Training Program
Attention pesticide companies: If you need to enroll several employees in this course, your employees will have to register separately in their own name and using a unique email address. Separate registration is required for certification and ...
Synthetic Auxin Herbicide Applicator Training Program (Non-Certificate Option)
This self-paced, online course is intended for general audiences who wish to better understand proper application of synthetic auxin herbicides such as 2,4-D and dicamba. This course is for informational purposes only. Participants will not receive a ...
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