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  1. 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... Continue reading this description

  2. 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... Continue reading this description

  3. Fruit Production

    Fruit Production

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    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... Continue reading this description

  4. Preventing and Managing Plant Diseases

    Preventing and Managing Plant Diseases

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    The first and best defense against plant diseases is a healthy plant, which is the main task of an accomplished gardener. Preventing and managing plant disease begins even before planting, with site preparation and plant selection.When a plant does... Continue reading this description

  5. Frequently Asked Vegetable Questions

    Frequently Asked Vegetable Questions

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    Here are answers to questions about vegetable gardening.Cool-season vegetableWhich varieties of asparagus can tolerate heat?Some of the "West Coast" varieties such as 'Atlas' and 'UC 157' are more heat tolerant (85 degrees Fahrenheit) than... Continue reading this description

  6. Growing Home Garden Tomatoes

    Growing Home Garden Tomatoes

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    The tomato is America's most popular home garden crop. Tomatoes require a small area, bear repeatedly, are widely adapted and easy to grow, and have many culinary uses. Tomatoes are rich in vitamins A and C, low in calories, and an excellent source... Continue reading this description

  7. Johnsongrass Control

    Johnsongrass Control

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    Johnsongrass (Sorghum halepense) is a troublesome perennial grass weed that reduces yields in corn, grain sorghum, soybean, cotton and leguminous forages. Originally introduced into the United States as a forage crop, it is now an agricultural pest... Continue reading this description

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    Synthetic Auxin Herbicide Applicator Training Program

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    Attention pesticide companies: If you need to enroll several employees in this course, your employees will have to register separately in their own name and using a unique email address. Separate registration is required for certification and... Continue reading this description

  9. Common Diseases in the Home Garden

    Common Diseases in the Home Garden

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    Parasitic diseases and nonparasitic disorders can cause serious vegetable losses in home gardens. Many species of microorganisms — including fungi, bacteria, viruses, phytoplasmas and nematodes — cause diseases of vegetable crops. For disease to... Continue reading this description

  10. 2015 Cash Rental Rates in Missouri

    2015 Cash Rental Rates in Missouri

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    In the summer of 2015, 228 Missourians responded to a mailed survey and provided information on their cash rental arrangements for farm property. A summary of their rates for Missouri cropland, pasture, farm buildings and fee hunting is shown in the... Continue reading this description

  11. Home Fruit Production: Apples

    Home Fruit Production: Apples

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    • Revised: Sept. 2002

    The production of beautiful, blemish-free apples in a backyard setting is challenging in the Midwest. Temperature extremes, high humidity, and intense insect and disease pressure make it difficult to produce perfect fruit like that purchased in a... Continue reading this description

  12. Ants


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    Ants are common throughout the world in many different ecosystems. More than 450 species of ants live in North America. They are also one of the most common pests in human environments and dwellings. In human environments, they build nests in soil,... Continue reading this description

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