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  1. MU offers specialty crop workshop in Hillsboro

    • March 21, 2019

    HILLSBORO, Mo. – University of Missouri Extension offers a specialty crop workshop, “Crop Planning and High Value Crops,” 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, April 6, at Hillsboro City Hall, 101 Main St., Hillsboro. Liz Graznak of Happy Hollow Farm in... Read more ...

  2. Add legumes to fescue pastures for better profits

    • March 21, 2019

    STOCKTON, Mo. - Cattle producers see more profit when they add legumes to fescue pastures and manage grazing systems properly, says Patrick Davis, University of Missouri Extension livestock specialist. Fescue remains the hardy mainstay of... Read more ...

  3. MU Thompson Farm results advance calf production for beef herd owners

    • March 20, 2019

    SPICKARD, Mo. – Thompson Farm, Spickard, makes home for beef reproduction research from the University of Missouri. That doesn’t protect it from harsh weather of hot droughts and frigid calving season faced by all beef farms recently. Weather... Read more ...

  4. MU's Art on the Move program comes to Lamar

    MU's Art on the Move program comes to Lamar

    • March 19, 2019

    LAMAR, Mo. – The University of Missouri Art on the Move outreach program comes to Lamar on April 10 when Jo Stealey, director of the MU School of Visual Studies, meets with local students and teachers to share stories of outstanding students and... Read more ...

  5. MU’s Art on the Move program visits Bowling Green

    MU’s Art on the Move program visits Bowling Green

    • March 18, 2019

    BOWLING GREEN, Mo. – The University of Missouri Art on the Move outreach program comes to Bowling Green on April 2 when Jo Stealey, director of the MU School of Visual Studies, meets with local students and teachers to share stories of outstanding... Read more ...

  6. Bees, butterflies, birds and backyard gardening headline workshop

    Bees, butterflies, birds and backyard gardening headline workshop

    • March 15, 2019

    COLUMBIA, Mo. – University of Missouri Extension specialists and local experts will give ways to make use of backyards and small acreages April 27 at the third annual Mid-MO Expo at Battle High School in Columbia. The daylong event covers a... Read more ...

  7. Flood-related resources from MU Extension

    • March 14, 2019

    Editors : With continued rain and flooding expected in 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 After a flood, think food safety:... Read more ...

  8. Workshop offers help to forage producers to renovate pastures

    • March 13, 2019

    WARSAW, Mo. – “The last six to eight months has been brutal on area pastures and winter feeding areas,” says University of Missouri Extension livestock specialist Gene Schmitz. “Forage producers face partial or complete renovation of some of... Read more ...

  9. Consider native warm-season grasses to complement tall fescue

    • March 8, 2019

    COLUMBIA, Mo. – Native warm-season grasses can yield more forage than traditional tall fescue, says Tim Schnakenberg, University of Missouri Extension agronomy specialist. Fans of native-warm season grasses like to use big bluestem, switch grass,... Read more ...

  10. Registration opens for MU ag lenders school

    • March 8, 2019

    COLUMBIA, Mo. - Registration is open for the University of Missouri Agricultural Lenders School for early career agricultural lenders. The school runs June 3-7 on the MU campus. The Agricultural Lenders School provides in-depth training in... Read more ...

  11. Revamped Missouri Personal Finance Challenge launches

    Revamped Missouri Personal Finance Challenge launches

    • March 6, 2019

    COLUMBIA, Mo. – The Missouri Council on Economic Education and the University of Missouri Center for Economic and Financial Education have launched a newly revamped program for high school students that focuses on financial planning and economic... Read more ...

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