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  1. Food safety workshop for produce growers set for Feb. 21 in Mount Vernon

    • Jan. 10, 2020

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. – Missouri fruit and vegetable growers can meet training requirements of the Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA) Produce Safety Rule at a Feb. 21 workshop in Mount Vernon. Farms subject to the FSMA Produce Safety Rule must have... Read more ...

  2. Flood-related resources from MU Extension

    • Jan. 9, 2020

    Editors : With a flash flood watch in effect for parts of Missouri, these ready-to-publish news releases may be of interest to your readers: Be prepared for flooded roads: extension.missouri.edu/n/2567 Food safety after flooding:... Read more ...

  3. Maintain farmer health like you would farm equipment for success

    • Jan. 7, 2020

    COLUMBIA, Mo. – Farmers know that well-maintained equipment is key to success. Yet they often do not listen to the “check engine” warning signs of stress, says Sean Brotherson, family science specialist for North Dakota State University.... Read more ...

  4. Free water testing for Missouri produce growers

    • Jan. 6, 2020

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. – MU Extension is offering free microbial water testing to Missouri produce growers through a grant from the USDA National Institute of Food and Agriculture. The tests, which meet water testing requirements for Food Safety... Read more ...

  5. Food safety workshops for produce growers

    • Jan. 6, 2020

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. – Fruit and vegetable growers can meet training requirements of the Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA) Produce Safety Rule at workshops in Farmington, Mount Vernon and Olathe, Kan. Farms subject to the FSMA Produce Safety Rule... Read more ...

  6. Osher's winter lineup includes TED Talks, Medical Ethics

    Osher's winter lineup includes TED Talks, Medical Ethics

    • Dec. 20, 2019

    COLUMBIA, Mo.—From the streets of 19th-century London and the bench of the U.S. Supreme Court to a a backyard view of the stars, winter 2020 classes at Osher Lifelong Learning Institute span decades and topics. More than 600 members take classes... Read more ...

  7. Missouri youths attend National 4-H Congress

    Missouri youths attend National 4-H Congress

    • Dec. 19, 2019

    COLUMBIA, Mo. – Twenty Missouri 4-H’ers attended the 99th National 4-H Congress, Nov. 29-Dec. 3 in Atlanta. “Attending the National 4-H Congress is a culminating event for many 4-H’ers and a highly sought-after award,” said Teresa Bishop,... Read more ...

  8. Foxhole Technology- Springfield, MO

    • Dec. 19, 2019

    After serving in the army for 27 years, Wes Hester wasn’t ready to stop serving his community upon retirement. In 2007, Hester decided to start his own IT Technology engineering firm, Foxhole Technology. By 2008, he was ready to open his doors and... Read more ...

  9. MU dairy specialists offer help with FARM revisions

    • Dec. 19, 2019

    COLUMBIA, Mo. – University of Missouri Extension veterinarian Scott Poock reminds dairy producers that the latest version of the Farmers Assuring Responsible Management (FARM) program goes into effect Jan. 1, 2020. The National Milk Producers... Read more ...

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