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  1. Wheat Take-All

    Wheat Take-All

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    • Revised: Aug. 1997

    Take-all is a disease of the roots, crown, and stem base of wheat. It interrupts plant development and may seriously suppress yields. A common problem of winter wheat in North America, Take-all occurs in Missouri especially under cool, damp... Continue reading this description

  2. Herd Management for Disease Prevention

    Herd Management for Disease Prevention

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    • Revised: Oct. 1993

    Disease control is only one facet of a successful management program. Treatment of disease is not as effective or as economical as prevention. Many outbreaks of disease in swine herds can be avoided by using management practices that include strict... Continue reading this description

  3. All-Terrain Vehicles

    All-Terrain Vehicles

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    • Revised: Mar. 2000

    Since their introduction, the use of all-terrain vehicles (ATVs) has increased dramatically each year. In addition to widespread recreational use, the agricultural sector has realized the value of the ATV as a workhorse. Unfortunately, fatalities and... Continue reading this description

  4. Using and Storing All-Purpose Flour

    Using and Storing All-Purpose Flour

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    • Revised: 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... Continue reading this description

  5. All-Weather Concrete Stock Tank

    All-Weather Concrete Stock Tank

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    • Print availability: Out of Stock
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    • Revised: Dec. 1996

    A constant supply of clean fresh water is essential to an efficient livestock operation. A system providing water that is neither too cold in winter nor too warm in summer will promote increased consumption and result in better animal performance.The... Continue reading this description

  6. Meat Product Labeling and Marketing Fact Sheet: What Do All Those Words Really Mean?

    Meat Product Labeling and Marketing Fact Sheet: What Do All Those Words Really Mean?

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    • Revised: Oct. 2015

    Editor's noteThe following abstract describes a publication that is intended for distribution as a downloadable PDF. Please see the link to the PDF file on this page.Londa Nwadike,Kansas State University/University of Missouri ExtensionFood... Continue reading this description

  7. Worker Protection: Employer’s Guide to Worker Protection Standard Compliance

    Worker Protection: Employer’s Guide to Worker Protection Standard Compliance

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    • Download: Free
    • Revised: Dec. 1995

    The U. S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has issued final rules governing the protection of employees on farms and in forests, nurseries and greenhouses from occupational exposure to agricultural pesticides. The new Worker Protection Standard... Continue reading this description

  8. Improving Habitats for Wildlife in Your Backyard and Neighborhood

    Improving Habitats for Wildlife in Your Backyard and Neighborhood

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    • Revised: May 2016

    NoteThis material is based upon work supported by the National Science Foundation under Award Number IIA-1355406. Any opinions, findings, and conclusions or recommendations expressed in this material are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily... Continue reading this description

  9. Helping Children Adjust to Divorce: A Guide for Teachers

    Helping Children Adjust to Divorce: A Guide for Teachers

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    • Revised: Nov. 2005

    Approximately one of every two divorces in Missouri (51 percent) involves children. Although children whose parents divorce are at greater risk for problems such as aggression, depression, lower self-esteem and poorer school performance, most... Continue reading this description

  10. Helpful Tips for Grandparents and Caregivers: Talking With Young People About Sex

    Helpful Tips for Grandparents and Caregivers: Talking With Young People About Sex

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    • Revised: Apr. 2008

    Talking with young people about sex can be uncomfortable and difficult at times. But it is important that you establish yourself as a trusted source of reliable information for the child in your care. Here are some valuable tips for talking about... Continue reading this description

  11. Challenges and Choices: Emotional Well-Being — Women's Self-Esteem

    Challenges and Choices: Emotional Well-Being — Women's Self-Esteem

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    • Revised: June 2009

    Self-esteem is how you feel about yourself. It is an image you create. This is not just one image, but many images. How do you see yourself in your many roles?Step back and take a look at yourself from a distance by answering the questions in the... Continue reading this description

  12. Storm Drains and Water Quality

    Storm Drains and Water Quality

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    • Revised: June 1994

    Government regulation of business and industry has improved Missouri's water quality. However, not all pollution comes from these sources. Improper disposal of motor oil, pet wastes, yard debris, litter, and misuse of pesticides and fertilizers... Continue reading this description

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