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  1. Soil Sample Information Form for Lawns and Gardens

    Soil Sample Information Form for Lawns and Gardens

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    • Print availability: 7509
    • Download: Free
    • Revised: July 2019

    This form is for homeowners and small commercial business owners who need to take and ship samples to the MU Extension Soil and Plant Testing Laboratory. To have your vegetable garden, flower garden or lawn analyzed, fill out this form and send soil... Read more ...

  2. Soil Sample Information for Field Crops

    Soil Sample Information for Field Crops

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    • Print availability: 71093
    • Download: Free
    • Revised: July 2019

    To have your soil analyzed by the MU Extension Soil and Plant Testing Laboratory, follow the guidelines and instructions for major crops, crop codes, and common yield goals.TopicsAlfalfaBarleyBermudagrassBirdsfoot... Read more ...

  3. Plant Analysis Information Form

    Plant Analysis Information Form

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    • Download: Free
    • Revised: July 2019

    When submitting a sample to the lab the sample information form should be filled out accurately for the lab to properly interpret the plant analysis. Send the original form with the plant sample(s) and retain a copy for your records. See specific... Read more ...

  4. Frequently Asked Vegetable Questions

    Frequently Asked Vegetable Questions

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    • Revised: July 2019

    Some of the “West Coast” varieties such as ‘Atlas’ and ‘UC 157’ are more heat tolerant (85 degrees Fahrenheit) than the Jersey varieties (e.g., ‘Jersey Knight’, ‘Jersey Gem’). However, they may be subject to winter injury in... Read more ...

  5. Preserve It Fresh, Preserve It Safe: July/August 2019

    Preserve It Fresh, Preserve It Safe: July/August 2019

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    • Revised: July 2019

    Low-Sugar PreservesMaking jams and jellies is a great way to preserve extra summer fruits, particularly those that might be “imperfect” in their shape or size for eating fresh. But jams and jellies typically have a lot of added sugars, and thus,... Read more ...

  6. 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 ...

  7. 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

  8. How to Can Sweet Spreads

    How to Can Sweet Spreads

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    • Revised: May 2019

    Jelly, jam, preserves, conserves, marmalades and fruit butters are similar products. All are made from fruit, preserved by sugar and thickened or gelled to some extent.IngredientsTo gel properly, sweet spreads must contain the right combination of... Read more ...

  9. Preserve It Fresh, Preserve It Safe: March/April 2019

    Preserve It Fresh, Preserve It Safe: March/April 2019

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    • Revised: March 2019

    StrawberriesThough it may still feel like winter at times, local strawberries will be in season soon! Strawberries are not only a sure sign of spring, but also a very nutritious food. One cup of strawberries has only 53 calories, while providing 3... Read more ...

  10. Preserve It Fresh, Preserve It Safe: January/February 2019

    Preserve It Fresh, Preserve It Safe: January/February 2019

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    • Revised: Jan. 2019

    Making Yogurt at HomeYogurt: By definition, it is a cultured milk product containing live bacteria. Federal standard of identity regulations require that a product specifically include Lactobacillus bulgaricus and Streptococcus thermophilus bacteria... Read more ...

  11. Preserve It Fresh, Preserve It Safe: May/June 2019

    Preserve It Fresh, Preserve It Safe: May/June 2019

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    • Revised: May 2019

    Preserving Edible Pea PodsPreserving spring peas has long been popular, but have you given thought to preserving edible pea pods?Sugar snap peas are a cross between garden peas and edible pod peas. You can recognize them by their nonfibrous, plump,... Read more ...

  12. Water Analysis — Special Test Packages

    Water Analysis — Special Test Packages

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    • Revised: July 2019

    This form is intended to provide another level of detailed testing for water analysis. The testing packages in this form target specific nutrients to provide a more complete picture of the water quality for a particular... Read more ...

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