Farm & Garden

Spring Aboard The 2019 Boating Season!

Lieutenant Colonel Eric T. Olson, acting superintendent of the Missouri State Highway Patrol, announces the Patrol will participate in the National Association of State...

Bringing Back the American Small Farm – A Two-Day Regional Conference in West Plains...

Join us for a conference sharing instruction on how to contribute to your regional food supply using whatever land resources are available. ​Whether it’s...

USDA Rural Development in Missouri Now Accepting Rural Business Grant Applications

Application Deadline is Friday, March 29, 2019 The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) Rural Development is seeking applications to support businesses and help create jobs...

Clunn Inspires Future Fisherman

Mindy Johnson/Herald On Feb. 21st, Rick Clunn signed autographs at a meet and great event at a local restaurant for friends, family and future fishermen...

Reseeding Toxic Fescue Takes Time But Cuts Big Losses for Beef Farmers

COLUMBIA, Mo. – Toxin-free fescue gives long-term high gains, says Craig Roberts, University of Missouri Extension pasture specialist. He believes novel-endophyte tall fescue deserves first...

Pruning and Spring Care Help Winter-Damaged Trees

COLUMBIA, Mo. – This winter’s snow and ice took its toll on trees. Proper pruning now, followed by extra care in the growing season,...

MDC Seeks Information in Poaching Case of Two Adult Elk

Photo courtesy MDC This is the carcass of a 10-year-old bull elk that was shot and left near the Log Yard area of Shannon County. ...

MU Foremost Dairy Recognized by Holstein Association

COLUMBIA, Mo. – Holstein Association USA recently named the University of Missouri’s Foremost Dairy Research Center as one of the top 10 college/university herds. MU...

Missouri Department of Agriculture Announces Grants for Missouri Specialty Crop Producers

(JEFFERSON CITY, Mo.) – The Missouri Department of Agriculture is now accepting proposals for anticipated funding through the USDA Specialty Crop Block Grant Program....

Ava High School FFA Breakfast

  Locals fill their plates with breakfast foods during the Ava High School FFA Breakfast on Friday, Feb. 22, 2019.
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