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  1. 2018 Cash Rental Rates in Missouri

    2018 Cash Rental Rates in Missouri

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    • Revised: Aug. 2018

    The United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) reports that 35 percent of Missouri farmland is rented. That means that about 9.8 million acres of Missouri agricultural land is rented. To help both landowners and farmers, the University of... Read more ...

  2. Natural Lawn Care

    Natural Lawn Care

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    • Revised: Feb. 2012

    Increasing numbers of homeowners are inquiring about low-impact environmental approaches to lawn care. This has generated many questions and concerns from lawn care operators and turf managers. Using natural or environmentally friendly products seems... Read more ...

  3. Cool-Season Grasses: Lawn Maintenance Calendar

    Cool-Season Grasses: Lawn Maintenance Calendar

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    • Revised: Feb. 2015

    Established lawns may be maintained at different levels of perfection according to individual situations and desires, but good lawns seldom “just happen.” This summary outlines major steps required to maintain a high-quality lawn year round.Steps... Read more ...

  4. Preescolar Lección 9 — Frijoles: Leamos Para Aprender A Comer Saludable

    Preescolar Lección 9 — Frijoles: Leamos Para Aprender A Comer Saludable

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    • Revised: Oct. 2014

    Este boletín se enfoca en probar diferentes tipos de frijoles para que los niños consumen hiero y proteína de maneras alternativas.  Incluye ideas para animar a los niños a comer diferentes variedades de frijoles con... Read more ...

  5. Pruning Ornamental Trees and Shrubs

    Pruning Ornamental Trees and Shrubs

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    • Revised: Jan. 2017

    Pruning is an important practice for maintaining the health, size, form and vigor of trees and shrubs in the landscape. It can reduce transplanting stress by reducing leaf surface area to compensate for root loss during harvest from nursery fields.... Read more ...

  6. Interpreting Missouri Soil Test Reports

    Interpreting Missouri Soil Test Reports

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    • Revised: Nov. 1998

    The Missouri Soil Test Report is an important tool for making management decisions for crop and forage production. This guide will help you understand the soil test report and make the results more useful for your farming operation. Figure 1Sample... Read more ...

  7. Establishment and Care of Woody Ornamentals

    Establishment and Care of Woody Ornamentals

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    • Revised: Feb. 2016

    Trees and shrubs add beauty and value to residential and commercial properties. Well-placed plants can provide color, movement and interesting textures and also reduce energy costs. However, success with woody plants requires care in plant selection,... Read more ...

  8. Conserving Missouri's Wild and Managed Pollinators

    Conserving Missouri's Wild and Managed Pollinators

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    • Revised: Aug. 2018

    At the heart of the pollination issue lies our bounty of foods such as peaches, strawberries, squash and apples. These and other foods requiring pollination have been staples in the human diet for centuries, and their pollinators have been highly... Read more ...

  9. Honey Bees as Pollinators, Their Habitats and Products

    Honey Bees as Pollinators, Their Habitats and Products

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    • Revised: Sept. 2018

    Figure 1. Honey bee (Apis mellifera).The European honey bee (Apis mellifera), also known as the common or western honeybee (Figure 1), is the most influential insect for humankind, both in history and in the honey and wax resources it provides. For... Read more ...

  10. Farmland Values for Missouri Counties

    Farmland Values for Missouri Counties

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    • Revised: Jan. 2016

    The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s National Agricultural Statistics Service (USDA/NASS) collects information on the market value of agricultural land and buildings through two different procedures: the Census of Agriculture conducted every four... Read more ...

  11. Soils, Plant Nutrition and Nutrient Management

    Soils, Plant Nutrition and Nutrient Management

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    • Revised: Jan. 2017

    Soil as a medium for plant growth can be described as a complex natural material derived from weathering of rocks and decomposition of organic materials, which provide nutrients, moisture and anchorage for plants.Soil is a mixture of minerals,... Read more ...

  12. Cool-Season Grasses: Lawn Establishment and Renovation

    Cool-Season Grasses: Lawn Establishment and Renovation

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    • Revised: April 2010

    Establishment of turfgrass brings beauty to any landscape. While preparing an area for turf, do not hurry the process. Mistakes made at that time will be evident later and ultimately will cost extra in time and labor. The success of a beautiful turf... Read more ...

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