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  1. Mid-Missouri Grazing School set for Sept. 9-10 in Boone County

    • Aug. 23, 2019

    FAYETTE, Mo. – The annual Mid-Missouri Grazing School will be held Sept. 9-10 in Boone County. The school teaches producers both the art and science of management-intensive grazing, says Heather Conrow, University of Missouri Extension livestock... Read more ...

  2. Henry County youth wins 2019 MFA 4-H Saddle Award

    Henry County youth wins 2019 MFA 4-H Saddle Award

    • Aug. 22, 2019

    SEDALIA, Mo. – Jessalyn Caple, of Calhoun, won the 2019 MFA 4-H Saddle Award at the 4-H/FFA Horse Show in Sedalia. The award was presented July 27 by Janice Spears, MFA equine sales and companion animal specialist. In its 28th season, the MFA 4-H... Read more ...

  3. Aug. 30 sign-up deadline for emergency assistance to flooded farms

    Aug. 30 sign-up deadline for emergency assistance to flooded farms

    • Aug. 22, 2019

    COLUMBIA, Mo. – Farmers affected by flooding have until Aug. 30 to apply for help from USDA emergency assistance programs, says University of Missouri Extension livestock specialist Heather Conrow. The USDA Farm Service Agency provides up to 75%... Read more ...

  4. MU Extension offers sessions on farm leases

    • Aug. 19, 2019

    COLUMBIA, Mo. - University of Missouri Extension offers meetings on farm leases on Sept. 24 at locations across the state. Topics include current cash rents and trends in Missouri, items to discuss and put in a lease, when and how to terminate a... Read more ...

  5. Mizzou to You showcases 'University FOR Missouri' Aug. 24 at Lucas Oil Speedway

    Mizzou to You showcases 'University FOR Missouri' Aug. 24 at Lucas Oil Speedway

    • Aug. 19, 2019

    WHEATLAND, Mo. – Visitors to the Lucas Oil Speedway in Hickory County will find more than 20 booths, demonstrations and activities Aug. 24 at Mizzou to You, a showcase of the University of Missouri’s services, resources and programs. “We... Read more ...

  6. STEM interns work with MU Extension faculty

    STEM interns work with MU Extension faculty

    • Aug. 13, 2019

    COLUMBIA, Mo. – Eight college students were part of this summer’s inaugural class of the MU Integrated STEM Internship program. The program began with a grant from the USDA National Institute of Food and Agriculture (NIFA) to prepare college... Read more ...

  7. Howard County Farm Tour set for Aug. 29 by MU Extension

    Howard County Farm Tour set for Aug. 29 by MU Extension

    • Aug. 8, 2019

    FAYETTE, Mo. – The 2019 Howard County Farm Tour will be held Thursday, Aug. 29. The free family event is organized by University of Missouri Extension and the 4-H Junior Council. This tour highlights Monnig Industries, an agribusiness in Glasgow.... Read more ...

  8. MU Extension specialist wins national conservation award

    MU Extension specialist wins national conservation award

    • Aug. 6, 2019

    DAVISVILLE, Mo. – University of Missouri Extension specialist Rachel Hopkins received the first Conservationist of the Year Award from Women in NRCS (WIN). Hopkins is an MU Extension county engagement specialist based in Potosi and a... Read more ...

  9. Corn yield losses on fallow fields offset by fungi on cover crop roots

    • Aug. 2, 2019

    COLUMBIA, Mo. – A cover crop planted this fall on land flooded without a crop this year does more than control erosion and weeds. Fall-seeded cover crops can boost corn yields next year. A beneficial soil-borne fungus in healthy soil needs roots... Read more ...

  10. Stockpile tall fescue now for winter feeding

    • July 31, 2019

    STOCKTON, Mo. — Plan now to stockpile tall fescue for winter feeding. Stockpiled fescue lowers feed input costs and leads to better profits in cattle operations, says University of Missouri Extension livestock field specialist Patrick Davis. Begin... Read more ...

  11. FarmHer founder speaks at MU Extension event for women

    • July 23, 2019

    JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. — The president and founder of FarmHer shares her story at the Farm, Family & ME! Summit for Women Sept. 5-6, 2019. Marji Guyler-Alaniz will tell how she began sharing the story of everyday farm life through photographs and... Read more ...

  12. Specialist gives tips to assure quality corn silage

    • July 23, 2019

    MOUNTAIN GROVE, Mo. — University of Missouri Extension dairy specialist Ted Probert says this is a good time to review management practices to harvest good quality silage. He offers the following tips: Prepare the storage structure . Empty, clean... Read more ...

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