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  1. Fruit Production

    Fruit Production

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    • Revised: 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. Vegetable Gardening

    Vegetable Gardening

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    • Revised: July 2008

    Vegetable gardening is a rewarding activity that can provide fresh, flavorful produce. It offers many of the same benefits as other gardening activities, including exercise, fresh air, landscape beautification and enjoyment. In addition, it promotes... Read more ...

  3. Managing Lawns and Turfgrass

    Managing Lawns and Turfgrass

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    • Revised: May 2016

    It takes some time and effort to develop a lawn with the right mixture of turfgrass species and varieties for your landscape and situation, but it is worth the investment to achieve results that are attractive, durable and easy to maintain. Important... Read more ...

  4. Seeding Rates, Dates and Depths for Common Missouri Forages

    Seeding Rates, Dates and Depths for Common Missouri Forages

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    • Revised: June 2001

    The first step in forage management is the proper establishment of pasture and hay fields. This in turn depends on proper seeding. If the seeding rate is too low, the stand will be thin and weedy. If it is too high, establishment costs will be... Read more ...

  5. Soil Sampling Pastures

    Soil Sampling Pastures

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    • Revised: Feb. 2005

    Collecting a representative soil sample is an important step in developing a nutrient plan for your farm. The goals of your soil sampling plan should be toIdentify manageable sized fields with similar characteristics.Accurately and cost-effectively... Read more ...

  6. Soil Testing for Lawns

    Soil Testing for Lawns

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    • Revised: June 2008

    Soil testing provides an estimate of the plant-available nutrients in the soil and is an essential tool for a sound fertilization program. Periodic soil testing will help to correct nutrient deficiencies, avoid excess fertilizer applications and... Read more ...

  7. Lawn and Garden Soil Test Interpretations and Fertilizer Recommendation Guide

    Lawn and Garden Soil Test Interpretations and Fertilizer Recommendation Guide

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    • Revised: Feb. 2000

    This publication describes the methods used by the MU Soil and Plant Testing Laboratory to provide soil test interpretations and fertilizer recommendations for residential lawns and gardens (including vegetable and flower gardens). These... Read more ...

  8. Vegetable Planting Calendar

    Vegetable Planting Calendar

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    • Revised: Feb. 2016

    Home production of vegetables has been increasing in popularity in recent years.  In addition to saving on the family food bill, the availability of fresh, inexpensive produce from the family garden is conducive to maintaining good dietary... Read more ...

  9. Customary Farm Rental Arrangements

    Customary Farm Rental Arrangements

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    • Revised: Dec. 1999

    Landowners and tenants can choose from several different types of rental arrangements. They can choose cash, crop-share, livestock-share, or flexible-cash arrangements. The landowner also has the option of hiring custom operators for the field work... Read more ...

  10. Special Soil Tests Form

    Special Soil Tests Form

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    • Revised: May 2015

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

  11. Home Fruit Production: Peach and Nectarine Culture

    Home Fruit Production: Peach and Nectarine Culture

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    • Revised: Feb. 2012

    The peach has often been called the Queen of Fruits. Its beauty is surpassed only by its delightful flavor and texture. Peach trees require considerable care, however, and cultivars should be carefully selected.Nectarines are basically fuzzless... Read more ...

  12. Developing a Parenting Plan: A Guide for Divorcing Parents

    Developing a Parenting Plan: A Guide for Divorcing Parents

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    • Revised: April 2016

    In 1998, the Missouri General Assembly mandated divorcing parents with children under the age of 18 to file a parenting plan with the court as a part of the divorce process.This guide is part of a series aimed at helping families in which parents are... Read more ...

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