Farm & Garden

Mark Twain NF Focuses on Forest Wildfire Prevention, Forest Arson Hotline Available

ROLLA, Mo. (Nov. 2, 2018) – As autumn pulls the leaves from the forest canopy, a thick layer of leaf-litter can cover the forest...

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Discover Nature with MDC Through Eagle Days

Discover nature with MDC through Eagle Days from December through February. Learn more at   Attend MDC events around the state from Dec. 1 through...

Local FFA Students Attend National Convention

    On Tuesday, Oct. 23, thirteen Ava R-I FFA students departed for National Convention in Indianapolis, Indiana. These students were eligible because they excelled in...

Douglas County Livestock Report

Jefferson City, MO – Fri. Nov 9, 2018, MO Dept. of Ag, USDA Market News Ava- Douglas County Livestock Auction Feeder Cattle Auction for 11/08/18 Receipts:  1496 ...

Folk Remedies in the Early History of the Ozarks

By David Burton, Civic Communication Specialist and County Program Director with University of Missouri Extension SPRINGFIELD, Mo. — There were very few physicians in the...

Dewey Short Visitor Center Announces November Programs

BRANSON, Mo. - During the month of November park rangers will be offering the following interpretive programs and events at Dewey Short Visitor Center....

Ava Bass Club Anglers Headed to Regionals

The Ava Bass Club recently excelled at the Missouri Bass Nation State Championship which was held at Table Rock, October 27-28.  Heston Fish,...

MDC Stocks Trout for Winter Fishing Around State

MDC staff have stocked more than 70,000 rainbow trout in urban-area lakes around the state for winter trout fishing. JEFFERSON CITY –– Missouri Department of...

Hunters Check 2,169 Turkeys During Missouri’s Fall Firearms Turkey Season

2018 fall firearms turkey season top harvest counties were Greene with 57, Henry with 48, and Laclede with 47. JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – Preliminary data...
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