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Warm-Season Grasses Provide Forage, Wildlife Habitat

CASSVILLE, Mo. – Richard Asbill wants cattle and wildlife to benefit from warm-season grasses on his southwestern Missouri farm. Asbill, the superintendent of the Cassville...

Regional Hay School Offered in Ava February 21st

Ava, MO. -- Southern Missouri hay producers will have an opportunity to attend a regional school in Ava one day in February to learn...

Community Improvement Grants Available to 4-H and FFA Youth

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo., January 31, 2020 - Developing a thriving rural Missouri is important to FCS Financial. The Shaping Rural Missouri grant program offers...

Douglas County Livestock Report

Jefferson City, MO, Friday, January 31, 2020, MO Dept of Ag/USDA Market News,  Ava - Douglas County Livestock Auction. Feeder Cattle Weighted Average Report...

Missouri State Fair Youth in Agriculture Scholarship Applications Now Available

The deadline to apply for the Missouri State Fair Youth in Agriculture scholarship for Missouri High School seniors graduating in 2020 is approaching. Applications...

Celebrate Agriculture: Thank a Farmer Week Celebrates 

Local farm bureau office hosting breakfast to commemorate event. (Douglas County Farm Bureau, AVA, Mo. Feb. 2020) – Agriculture impacts our lives daily. Thanks to...

Variety of Farm Topics Will Be Covered at Taney County Livestock and Forage Conference...

The annual Taney County Livestock and Forage Conference begins at 6 p.m., Thursday, Feb. 13 at the Forsyth High School Cafeteria in Forsyth.  This...

Feed Hay First, Graze Stockpile Later to Lower Toxin in Both Fescue Forages

COLUMBIA, Mo. – To reduce fescue foot, a long-used plan to feed winter hay after grazing down fall pastures should be changed. A University...

Missouri USDA Grazing Specialist Awarded Nation’s Top Honor

NRCS staffer Mark Green from Springfield named pastureland conservationist of the year COLUMBIA, MO, Jan. 13, 2020 – Two months after being named Missouri Forage...

Douglas County Livestock Report

Jefferson City, MO, Friday, January 17, 2020, MO Dept of Ag/USDA Market News,  Ava - Douglas County Livestock Auction. Feeder Cattle Weighted Average Report...
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Sole Douglas County Marijuana License Recipient Sues State for Additional Licenses

By Michael Boyink / mike@douglascountyherald.com On December 26th, 2019, the Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services announced the recipients of medical marijuana cultivation facility licenses. No...

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