Farm & Garden

Refined Tools Help Improve Quality Beef, MU Geneticist Will Explain at Thompson Farm

COLUMBIA – Beef cow herd owners have new tools—and refined old tools—to speed genetic progress in their herds. Farmers can learn those at a field...

Farm Management Course for Women Starts Aug. 27

University of Missouri Extension is offering a series of farm management courses in Douglas County designed just for women – known as Annie’s Project...

USDA and DOI Highlight Successes of Protecting Bird Habitat on Private Lands

WASHINGTON -- Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack and Interior Secretary Sally Jewell announced the release of the State of the Birds 2013 Report on Private Lands....

Poison Hemlock Isn’t Officially Noxious, But It Is Intrusive, Dangerous and Abundant in Southwest...

SPRINGFIELD – Weeds have had an ideal environment in southwest Missouri to flourish during the last three years.  Dry weather in 2011 and 2012...

Regional Hay School Starts Here March 5

Registration for this Extension Program Needed Today AVA – Southwest Missouri hay producers will have an opportunity to improve their hay making skills by attending...

Ava 4-H Members Tour New Clinic Of Dr. Mike Peters

The Ava 4-H went to visit Dr. Peters' new vet clinic last Thursday. Several of the 4-H kids are interested in a career in veterinary...

High Tunnel Construction Tips

This news release is part of a five-part series on high tunnel production. For the complete series, go to extension.missouri. edu/news. COLUMBIA – Producers should...

Search Continues For Missouri Century Farms

COLUMBIA – If your farm has been in your family since Dec. 31, 1913, you can apply to have it recognized as a Missouri...

HJR 7 Protects Missourians’ Rights To Hunt, Fish and Farm

JEFFERSON CITY – Rep. Jason Smith pre-filed a constitutional amendment today to protect the right of Missourians to hunt, fish and farm. This amendment...
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