Thursday, January 12, 2017COLUMBIA, Mo. – The first “Grow Your Farm” sessions for beginning farmers start Jan. 23 at Jefferson College in Hillsboro.
Tuesday, January 10, 2017COLUMBIA, Mo. – When beef herd profit margins shrink, the losses from grazing toxic tall fescue gain attention.
Monday, January 9, 2017MINER, Mo. – Top soybean experts from the University of Missouri and the University of Kentucky headline the Jan. 18 Soybean Crop Management Conference at the Miner Convention Center.
Monday, January 9, 2017ST. JOSEPH, Mo. – University of Missouri Extension offers information to help farmers choose soybean varieties based upon maturity data at the annual Northwest Missouri Certified Crop Adviser Conference, Jan. 17-18 in St. Joseph.
Wednesday, December 21, 2016COLUMBIA, Mo. – University of Missouri agronomists found corn and soybean yields increase by 20 percent or more when they use drainage control systems, said Kelly Nelson, MU Extension agronomist at the Greenley Research Center, Novelty.
Monday, December 19, 2016COLUMBIA, Mo. – The Midwest Cover Crop Council’s redesigned website will help Missouri producers find resources, says Charles Ellis, University of Missouri Extension natural resources engineer.
Monday, December 19, 2016COLUMBIA, Mo. – Farmers using irrigation will benefit from a new University of Missouri Extension web application.
Friday, November 4, 2016COLUMBIA, Mo. – University of Missouri Extension weed scientists report the first confirmed case of multiple-herbicide-resistant Palmer amaranth in Missouri. It likely is the wave of the future.
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Wednesday, September 21, 2016COLUMBIA, Mo. – Without protective gear, working around grain dust can cause severe respiratory problems, says University of Missouri Extension safety and health specialist Karen Funkenbusch.
Wednesday, September 14, 2016COLUMBIA, Mo. – An improved online tool gives information from many sources on land tracts.
Thursday, August 11, 2016COLUMBIA, Mo. – Do not try to save money when it comes to control of waterhemp, the biggest weed problem for Missouri soybean growers.
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Monday, July 18, 2016COLUMBIA, Mo. – The summer slump in cool-season grass growth got a knockout punch from heavy rains in July across much of Missouri.
Thursday, July 14, 2016COLUMBIA, Mo. – How late in the growing season can rescue nitrogen be applied to corn and still be profitable?
Wednesday, July 13, 2016COLUMBIA, Mo. – Off-target herbicides may be invisible, but that doesn’t mean they don’t exist.
Tuesday, July 12, 2016COLUMBIA, Mo. – Only 43 percent of Missouri pesticide applicators read the label each time they mix and spray.
Thursday, March 10, 2016COLUMBIA, Mo. – The next 10 years could be difficult for farmers. That was the message of the Food and Agricultural Policy Research Institute (FAPRI) annual baseline report delivered to Congress on March 10.
Thursday, August 9, 2012ALBANY, Mo. – Fertility needs following a drought, safely stretching forage supplies and improving soils and boosting yields are a few of the topics farmers can learn about at Hundley Whaley Research Center’s annual Field Day Aug. 29, 2012.
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Thursday, August 9, 2012COLUMBIA, Mo. – The livestock industry is taking a direct hit by this summer’s drought, and that will impact consumers’ wallets next year, says a University of Missouri agricultural economist.
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Wednesday, August 8, 2012NOVELTY, Mo. – Zac Erwin stood by a drought-stunted field of Sudangrass as he talked to wagon-loads of field day visitors at the MU Greenley Research Center, Aug. 7.
Friday, August 3, 2012COLUMBIA – Soybeans that won’t make a seed crop offer potential high-quality forage for beef and dairy producers. The decision to cut beans for hay won’t be easy, say University of Missouri Extension specialists.
Friday, August 3, 2012COLUMBIA, Mo. – Farmers are reporting that in spite of prolonged drought and hot temperatures their soybean plants appear amazingly green for this time of year.
Wednesday, August 1, 2012PORTAGEVILLE, Mo. – Building on more than 51 years of service to the agriculture industry, the University of Missouri T.E. “Jake” Fisher Delta Research Center will host its annual Field Day, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., Friday, Aug. 31.
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Thursday, June 28, 2012COLUMBIA, Mo. – Drought-stricken forages that accumulate nitrates can kill grazing livestock, quickly, warns a University of Missouri plant scientist.
Wednesday, July 13, 2011COLUMBIA, Mo. – If the leaves of your roses, shrubs or soybeans look like swiss cheese, the culprit could be Japanese beetles.
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You may be interested in these external websites:
- G4020, Tables for Weights and Measurements: Crops
- G4050, Troubleshooting Field Crop Problems
- G4080, No-Till Planting Systems
- G4081, No-Till Checklist
- G4090, Alternative Crops in Double-Crop Systems for Missouri
- G4091, Corn and Soybean Replant Decisions
- G4099, Analyzing Cropping Systems
- G4448, Controlling Vole Damage in No-Till Corn and Soybeans
- G4953, Wheat-Soybean Double Crop Management in Missouri
- G9176, Fertilizer Management for No-Till Corn and Grain Sorghum in Missouri
- NCR303, Plant Growth Regulators: Their Use in Crop Production
- SX1008, Diversifying Cropping Systems
You may be interested in these related publications:
- AED20, Managing Dry Grain in Storage
- AF1001, Agroforestry: An Integration of Land Use Practices
- AF1003, Propagating Pecan and Black Walnut in Missouri
- AF1005, Funding Incentives for Agroforestry in Missouri
- AF1007, Growing Chinese Chestnuts in Missouri
- AF1008, Agroforestry Practices DVD
- AF1009, Establishing and Managing Riparian Forest Buffers
- AF1011, Growing Black Walnut for Nut Production
- AGW1008, Taxation of Crop Insurance and Disaster Payments
- CB1, Agriculture Guide Book
- CB4, Binder of MU Agricultural Guides G2000 - G5999
- EC960, Grain Storage Management: A Guide for Keeping Your Grain in Top Condition
- G362, Days Suitable for Fieldwork in Missouri
- G1969, Safe Storage and Handling of Grain
- MP59, Insect/Mite Identification Form
- MP188, Soil Sample Information for Field Crops
- MX383, Biotechnology: Generating Knowledge for a Better Tomorrow
- P73220, 48-foot Pole Grain Storage