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- 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: Tuesday, Jan. 9, 2018
COLUMBIA, Mo. – University of Missouri Extension agricultural engineering specialist Teng Lim advises poultry and livestock producers to be aware of an approaching deadline that could affect their operations. The Environmental Protection Agency ...
- Published: Monday, Nov. 13, 2017
COLUMBIA, Mo. – University of Missouri Extension specialist Teng Lim advises poultry and livestock producers to be aware of a Nov. 15 deadline that could affect their operations. Producers need to notify public agencies if their poultry and ...
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: 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 ...
Publication 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 ...
Publication 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 ...
Publication 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 ...
Publication date: March 1, 2004
A high tunnel is a solar-heated, plastic-covered greenhouse with no electrical or automated ventilation. High Tunnel Tomato Production from MU Extension shows you how to use high tunnel technology to extend the production season for tomatoes roughly ...