Farm & Garden

Bohl Named Farm Bureau National Legislative Programs Director

Newsrelease JEFFERSON CITY, MO – Eric E. Bohl has been named as the new Director of National Legis-lative Programs for the Missouri Farm Bureau Federation....

Train Employees, Others Before Livestock Disease Outbreaks Occur

COLUMBIA – One small breach of protocol can lead to a disease outbreak and financial loss for livestock producers. An MU Extension team teaches...

Japanese Beetles and Emerald Ash Borer Wreak Havoc on Missouri’s Plants, Trees

The two pests look similar to one another, but are easy to tell apart. JEFFERSON CITY – The Japanese beetle and the Emerald Ash Borer (EAB)...

The Flower That Thrives

COLUMBIA. – Few garden flowers give more and ask for less than daylily. In the quest for a “no maintenance” perennial, daylily is about...

Marshfield Farmers’ Market Planning Meeting Set for April 1

Potential vendors in Webster County and the surrounding area are invited to attend a planning meeting to discuss the upcoming 2017 market season of...

How to Grow Plants Hydroponically

This growing method has several benefits SPRINGFIELD — For those who enjoy gardening, hydroponics offers a way to grow plants and fresh produce any time...

Plant Rhubarb In March

COLUMBIA – Fans of the popular public radio show “A Prairie Home Companion” know that rhubarb cures life’s ailments. When life cannot get any...

Another Double-Double At Snyder’s Cattle Farm Near Ava

By Keith Moore Herald Editor A year ago, in January 2016, we reported that Robert Snyder was "beating the odds at the cattle market" with twin...
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