Farm & Garden

Ava’s Herrera from Local FFA Chapter is Area 12 Star Farmer

JEFFERSON CITY –– The Missouri FFA Association recognized Haley Elise Herrera of the Ava FFA Chapter as the Area 12 Star Farmer. Her parents...

SBA to Make Disaster Loans Available to Agricultural Businesses

U.S. Small Business Administration Administrator Jovita Carranza announced that agricultural businesses are now eligible for SBA’s Economic Injury Disaster Loan (EIDL) and EIDL Advance...

DNR To Host Six Free Pesticide Pickups in 2020

JEFFERSON CITY –– The Missouri Department of Natural Resources will provide six free pesticide collection events in 2020: June 13 – Northeast Missouri Fairgrounds, 2700...

MU Extension offers town hall meetings online for farmers, gardeners

COLUMBIA, Mo. – University of Missouri Extension is offering online town hall meetings led by agronomy, livestock and horticulture specialists. “MU Extension has long served...

Learn More About Your Cow Herd

By Eldon Cole, MU Extension Do you really know all you should about your beef cows?  Chances are most cattle farmers think the answer to...

U of M Extension Online “Town Hall” Meetings for Producers

WEST PLAINS –– In an effort to keep producers informed and keeping public health top of mind, University of Missouri Extension will host a...

Achieve Positive Change in Your Leadership Direction

SPRINGFIELD, Mo. – Several community development specialists with University of Missouri Extension are jointly leading a free online classes focused on John C. Maxwell’s...

MDC Forecasts Challenging Spring Turkey Hunting

Youth-only weekend is April 4 and 5 with regular spring season April 20 through May 10. JEFFERSON CITY – Missouri turkey hunters can expect a...

Character is Most Needed Indispensable Leadership Quality

By David Burton, University of Missouri Extension Visit any bookstore and you will find shelves of books on leadership with catchy titles and big promises....

Ava Growers to Meet on 27th

The annual meeting of the Ava Growers Project will be held on Friday, March 27 at 6pm at the Ava Lions Club, 309 N....
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