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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: 70993
    • 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. Water Analysis — Individual Tests Form

    Water Analysis — Individual Tests Form

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    • Download: Free
    • 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. Soil Sample Information for Commercial Fruits, Vegetables and Turfs

    Soil Sample Information for Commercial Fruits, Vegetables and Turfs

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    • Print availability: 9697
    • Download: Free
    • Revised: July 2019

    This form is for those who grow commercial fruits, vegetables and turfs. To have your soil analyzed by the MU Extension Soil and Plant Testing Laboratory, follow the sampling instructions and guidelines to complete this information... Read more ...

  5. Research Soil Tests Information Form

    Research Soil Tests Information Form

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    • Download: Free
    • Revised: July 2019

    This form provides testing options for soil samples used for research purposes.TopicsSoilFertilizerPlantGardensLawnsCropsSeedNutrientsPages1

  6. Soybean (Double Crop) Planning Budget

    Soybean (Double Crop) Planning Budget

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    • Revised: Oct. 2019

    This budget presents information useful to farmers planning the production, financing and marketing of double crop soybeans for grain, after wheat. Table 1 presents estimates for the 2020 crop year for double crop soybean production in northern,... Read more ...

  7. Farmland Values for Missouri Counties

    Farmland Values for Missouri Counties

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    • Revised: May 2019

    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 ...

  8. Fertility Management of Cotton

    Cotton Fertility Management

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    • Revised: Oct. 2019

    The proper fertilization of cotton is difficult to determine because many variables can affect development and production. Anything that causes plant stress will affect nutrient uptake. Some factors involved are: soil texture, drainage, field... Read more ...

  9. Precision Agriculture Information Form

    Precision Agriculture Information Form

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    • Download: Free
    • Revised: July 2019

    This form is intended to provide a greater level of detailed nutrient analysis for precision agriculture purposes, as well as fertilizer recommendations.TopicsSoilFertilizerPlantGardensLawnsCropsSeedNutrientsPages1

  10. Greenhouse Media Analysis Information Form

    Greenhouse/Green Roof Media Analysis Information Form

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    • Download: Free
    • Revised: July 2019

    Testing greenhouse media provides an assessment of the material to adequately provide plant nutrients and provide a good rooting environment, i.e. low salt content and adequate pH. After collecting a greenhouse sample, submit directly to the Columbia... Read more ...

  11. Dairy Heifer Planning Budget

    Dairy Heifer Planning Budget

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    • Revised: Oct. 2019

    This budget presents information useful to farmers raising dairy heifers. Table 1 presents estimates for the 2020 year for dairy calves purchased at birth, bred and sold at 24 months in Missouri. Assumptions were based on price forecasts as of... Read more ...

  12. 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 ...

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