Publications

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  1. Fruit Production

    Fruit Production

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    • Download: Free
    • Reviewed: July 2016

    Missouri is home to almost all temperate zone fruit plants, including strawberries, raspberries, blackberries, gooseberries, currants, blueberries, grapes, apricots, cherries, plums, nectarines, peaches, apples and pears. They can be harvested from... Read more ...

  2. 2016 Custom Rates for Farm Services in Missouri

    2016 Custom Rates for Farm Services in Missouri

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    • Reviewed: Nov. 2018

    The rates reported in this guide are based on a statewide survey conducted by mail in the winter of 2017. Farmers, agribusiness firms, aerial applicators and land improvement contractors responded to questions on the rates they were charging or... Read more ...

  3. Water Analysis — Individual Tests Form

    Water Analysis — Individual Tests Form

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    • Revised: July 2019

    We can test your water for irrigation, domestic, poultry or livestock suitability or run specific individual tests. Water analysis can be used to determine suitability for several purposes, such as for homeowners, irrigation or for use by livestock... Read more ...

  4. Special Soil Tests Form

    Special Soil Tests Form

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    • Download: Free
    • Revised: July 2019

    This form provides options for testing soil samples for a variety of specific nutrient levels and soil attributes.TopicsSoilFertilizerPlantGardensLawnsCropsSeedNutrientsPages1

  5. Starting Plants Indoors From Seeds

    Starting Plants Indoors From Seeds

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    • Revised: June 2010

    Many flowers and vegetables may be started from seeds indoors. Vigorous plants started indoors flower sooner and produce an earlier harvest than plants started outdoors. Seeds of certain species, however, are best sown directly outdoors when weather... Read more ...

  6. Market Opportunities for Industrial Hemp

    Market Opportunities for Industrial Hemp

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    • New: Dec. 2019

    This report is a guide to understanding markets and demand for various industrial hemp plant products. Industrial hemp produces several components — broadly, stalks, seeds, roots, leaves and flowers — that processors may direct toward a variety... Read more ...

  7. Northern Missouri Beef Cow-Calf Planning Budget

    Northern Missouri Beef Cow-Calf Planning Budget

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    • Revised: Oct. 2019

    This budget presents information useful to beef farmers. Table 1 provides estimates for the 2020 year for a cow-calf operation (50-cow herd size and purchased replacements) in Northern Missouri for a fall and spring calving season. Assumptions were... Read more ...

  8. E3A Solar Electricity: System Components

    E3A Solar Electricity: System Components

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    • Reviewed: Dec. 2019

    This guide is one in the Exploring Energy Efficiency and Alternatives (E3A): Solar Electricity for the Home, Farm or Ranch series. This one describes the components of a solar electric system.TopicsBatteriesCharge controllerComponent and system... Read more ...

  9. Dairy Grazing: Fence and Water Systems

    Dairy Grazing: Fence and Water Systems

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    • New: Nov. 2013

       Dairy grazing publication seriesThis publication is one in a series about operating and managing a pasture-based dairy. Although these publications often refer to conditions in Missouri, many of the principles and concepts described... Read more ...

  10. Southern Missouri Beef Cow-Calf Planning Budget

    Southern Missouri Beef Cow-Calf Planning Budget

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    • Download: Free
    • Revised: Oct. 2019

    This budget presents information useful to beef farmers. Table 1 provides estimates for the 2020 year on a cow-calf operation (50-cow herd size and purchased replacements) in Southern Missouri for a fall and spring calving season. Assumptions were... Read more ...

  11. Rations for Growing and Finishing Beef Cattle

    Rations for Growing and Finishing Beef Cattle

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    • Reviewed: Oct. 1993

    Formulating a ration is a matter of combining feeds to make a ration that will be eaten in the amount needed to supply the daily nutrient requirements of the animal.In addition to being nutritionally adequate, a good cattle ration should be... Read more ...

  12. Using and Storing All-Purpose Flour

    Using and Storing All-Purpose Flour

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    • Reviewed: Oct. 1993

    Flour is the main ingredient in baked products such as cakes, cookies, pastry, quick breads, yeast breads and rolls. It is also used to thicken sauces, gravies and puddings.To measure flour, spoon it into a measuring cup. As you work, try not to bump... Read more ...

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