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MDC Shares CWD Info for Upcoming Deer Season

  Help MDC limit the spread of chronic wasting disease in Missouri – archery season opens September 15.   JEFFERSON CITY  – With deer hunting opening...

Douglas County Livestock Report

Jefferson City, MO, Friday, Sept. 6, 2019, MO Dept of Ag/USDA Market News,  Ava - Douglas County Livestock Auction, Feeder Cattle Weighted Average Report...

Farm for Life Editorial Series Launched to Highlight Missouri Farmers and Ranchers

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – Last week, the Missouri Department of Agriculture launched a new editorial series entitled Farm for Life with a feature story...

Letter to the Editor: Douglas County Extension Deserves Our Support

Letter to the Douglas County Herald:  As residents of Douglas County, we have a vast number of services and programming available through the University of...

MU Guide Explains Livestock Insurance Revisions From USDA

COLUMBIA, Mo. – With volatile livestock market prices, farmers now have more appealing insurance underwritten by the USDA. The federally subsidized protection has been...

Horseshoeing School Visit

During the FFA Booster Club Ag Industry tour in Oklahoma, FFA students visited the Oklahoma State Horseshoeing School located in Ardmore.  The horseshoeing facility...

FFA Students Visit Troop Quarter Horses

  The recent FFA Ag Industry tour was focused on the horse industry, visiting several facilities in Oklahoma.  During their visit to Troop Quarter Horses,...

Plant Cool-Season Grasses in September, Says MU Extension Forage Agronomist

COLUMBIA, Mo. – “Plant cool-season grasses in September,” says Craig Roberts, University of Missouri Extension forage agronomist. “The earlier the better.” Early planting lets seedlings...

Fall Brings Flurry of Festivals, New Attractions to Missouri

There’s more than cooler temperatures and colorful foliage coming to Missouri this fall. Hundreds of events will celebrate the season with food and drink,...

NRCS Offering More Than $9 Million to Restore Flood-Prone Lands in 69 Missouri Counties

Applications should be submitted by Oct. 18 COLUMBIA, MO, Aug. 26, 2019 – In response to flooding in Missouri and across the country this year,...
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2019 Fall Saturday Soccer Schedules

Ava Parks & Recreation Fall Youth Soccer Leagues start this Saturday. During the season, to confirm schedules or check for weather-related or other cancellations,...