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  1. 24 tips for packing a healthy, affordable lunch

    24 tips for packing a healthy, affordable lunch

    • Aug. 17, 2018

    KIRKWOOD, Mo. – Parents often go to great lengths during the school year to be sure their children have the right equipment—pens, notebooks, clothing—to make it through the day. “Proper nutrition is also a key ingredient for school success... Continue reading this description

  2. Farm, Family & ME! event for women in ag set for Sept. 13-14, Jefferson City

    • Aug. 16, 2018

    JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – Gov. Mike Parson will be among the speakers at the Farm, Family & ME! Summit for Women Sept. 13-14 at the Missouri Farm Bureau headquarters in Jefferson City. University of Missouri Extension agricultural business specialist... Continue reading this description

  3. Check data systems before harvest

    • Aug. 16, 2018

    COLUMBIA, Mo. – University of Missouri Extension natural resource engineer Kent Shannon offers tips for collecting farm yield data prior to harvest. Back up yield data from the previous season. Copy each season’s data to a unique folder.... Continue reading this description

  4. Improve low-quality forages with ammonia treatment

    Improve low-quality forages with ammonia treatment

    • Aug. 15, 2018

    BELLFLOWER, Mo. – Livestock producers can stretch short supplies of hay this year by using a simple ammonia treatment on bales, says University of Missouri Extension agronomist Rusty Lee. Lee says ammoniation boosts the nutritive value of... Continue reading this description

  5. Show-Me-Select rules require genetically tested bull EPDs

    • Aug. 15, 2018

    COLUMBIA, Mo. – New sire selection rules for Show-Me-Select Replacement Heifers improve reliable calving-ease genetics. “Bulls used in the heifer program will carry DNA-tested EPDs (expected progeny differences),” said Jared Decker, University... Continue reading this description

  6. MU Extension offers free event on drought management

    • Aug. 13, 2018

    MACON, Mo. – University of Missouri Extension specialists will highlight 2018 drought management options for beef cattle producers in Macon County. The free event is set for 6:30-9 p.m. Monday, Aug. 20, at the MU Extension Center in Macon County,... Continue reading this description

  7. Missouri dairy judging teams excel in international competitions

    Missouri dairy judging teams excel in international competitions

    • Aug. 10, 2018

    MT. VERNON, Mo. – Missouri 4-H and FFA dairy judging teams continued their tradition of excellence by placing first in two international dairy judging contests as a part of the International Dairy Youth Tour. Missouri 4-H team members invited to... Continue reading this description

  8. Chopped corn silage offers better control for beef producers

    Chopped corn silage offers better control for beef producers

    • Aug. 9, 2018

    WARSAW, Mo. – Farmers are looking to drought-stressed corn for silage and balage to stretch limited hay supplies. Chopped corn silage offers beef producers better options than balage, says University of Missouri Extension livestock specialist Gene... Continue reading this description

  9. MU Art on the Move photo exhibit featured at Missouri State Fair

    • Aug. 8, 2018

    SEDALIA, Mo. – University of Missouri’s Art on the Move outreach program comes to the Missouri State Fair, Aug. 9-19 in Sedalia, with a photo exhibition featuring the work of MU alumna and Poplar Bluff native Kayla Huett. The exhibit, “We... Continue reading this description

  10. MU food scientist studies soy rations for swine, poultry to add high-oleic fat

    • Aug. 8, 2018

    COLUMBIA, Mo. – To make better bacon, feed a better soybean. Bryon Wiegand, University of Missouri food scientist, studies the use of Missouri’s high-oleic soybean oil in livestock rations. In a report at Soy Day, Wiegand joined MU faculty... Continue reading this description

  11. Wind farm meeting in DeKalb County set for Aug. 28

    • Aug. 7, 2018

    MAYSVILLE, Mo. – A DeKalb County community listening session on wind farm development will take place 6-9 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 28, at the June Conley Building, 701 E. Main, Maysville. Residents and community members are invited to share their views... Continue reading this description

  12. MU Extension offers free event on drought management

    • Aug. 3, 2018

    KEYTESVILLE, Mo. — University of Missouri Extension specialists headline the 2018 drought management options for beef cattle producers in Chariton County at the MU Extension office, 306 South Cherry, in Keytesville. The free event is set for 6:30... Continue reading this description

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