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- Published: Friday, June 22, 2018
POPLAR BLUFF, Mo. – Fruit and vegetable growers can meet training requirements of the Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA) at workshops in southeastern Missouri in July, August and December. FSMA includes rules to reduce the risk of produce ...
- Published: Monday, June 11, 2018
CHARLESTON, Mo. – A weather station in Mississippi County recently got an upgrade that lets it share real-time weather data.The station, located 5 miles south of Charleston at the county airport, has been operational since 1995, says University of ...
- Published: Wednesday, Feb. 14, 2018
PORTAGEVILLE, Mo. – An additional in-person training on synthetic auxin herbicides (dicamba and 2,4-D products) has been set for Feb. 28 in Portageville, says University of Missouri Extension weed scientist Kevin Bradley. The Missouri Department ...
Publications 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 ...
Publications Date: Jan. 6, 2015
Energy losses in farm shops resemble those in homes, but we often ignore these losses. The farm shop is usually not heated to as high a temperature as the home and not as constantly, but energy savings in the shop are attainable with some ...
Publications Date: Jan. 1, 2013
High tunnels are valuable assets to growers enabling them to produce high yields of quality horticultural crops. However, different strategies and more detailed management are required with this method of production. The objective of this workbook is ...
Publications Date: Oct. 1, 2011
Odor and gas emissions from large commercial swine operations can be a nuisance. The source of odorous emissions from some swine confinement buildings is hydrogen sulfide (H2S) and other gases, especially from deep-pit buildings with long-term manure ...
Publications Date: June 29, 2009
The U.S. is blessed with a diverse portfolio of natural resources. Not least among them is our vast timberland. About 42 percent of the nation’s forestlands are in private ownership. Mostly, these are family owned forests. The objectives of ...
Publications Date: Jan. 9, 2009
Animal waste management facilities in Missouri have traditionally been designed as "no discharge" systems using anaerobic treatment design procedures. Historically, these animal waste management systems have been planned and designed by ...
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