As part of its centennial, MU Extension partnered with Mizzou Alternative Breaks, a group of students who donate weekends, holidays and spring break to go into a community to serve a need. Watch the video.
Winter session begins on Tuesday, Jan. 20. Join us for the Osher at Mizzou 2015 Winter Session. Courses are designed to complement the interests, concerns and lifestyles of the over-50 adult.
Some 86 bushel per acre yields reported. Demand remains strong for soybean, which brought $10 per bushel in November, up from $9.49 in October.
It’s that time of year when many people are harvesting their sweet potatoes. As you dig those tasty roots from the ground, it’s hard not to think of that special sweet potato casserole that is a fall favorite.
Jenny Doan joined 4-H and learned to sew and quilt. Decades later, in 2008, she and her husband and children stitched together Missouri Star Quilt Co. of Hamilton.
There are many steps to creating a beautiful, productive garden. Our new publication helps both beginning and experienced gardeners. Watch the video.
The woolly bear caterpillar often called the “weather worm,” is said to predict what Old Man Winter has in store. Folklore says the narrower the reddish-brown band on the caterpillar, the more severe the winter.
Aquatic plants are important components of the ecosystem of a pond or lake. Aquatic vegetation provides food and cover for fish and beneficial invertebrates.
Busy lifestyles disrupt family time, with 43.1 percent of meals eaten outside of the home in 2012. Studies show that families that eat together reap many benefits.
Not to upset the apple cart, but not all apples are created equal for pie-making. It’s as American as apple pie to ponder which of the 7,500 varieties is the right pick for your fall dessert.
Lisa Garney's CV reads like a superheroine's: Construction supervisor and jack-of-most trades, attorney, pilot, White House intern, London School of Economics graduate and more.
Hanging mistletoe is a holiday tradition around the world. But have you ever wondered why we steal a kiss because we're standing under some shrubbery? Listen to the audio.
This three-day conference, aimed at beginning and seasoned growers, will showcase educational information from Iowa, Kansas, Missouri, Nebraska and South Dakota.
Although we can't actually give or guarantee good health, we can at least encourage one another toward healthier choices.
Merriment of the season sometimes highlights loneliness and loss of a loved one through death, illness, distance or broken relationship.
In a word, simplify. Everything doesn't have to be perfect.
Farmland prices depend on interest rates and returns that can be generated by that land. Interest rates are steady but returns per acre have declined as crop prices have dropped.
Originally from Mexico, poinsettia is the most popular potted plant in the United States. Every year poinsettia sales contribute more than $200 million to the U.S. economy, and in a very short time.
Holiday stress and bountiful food can wreak havoc, leading to impulse eating and risky blood sugar levels.
It seems like there's always something that can make us sick or prevent us from feeling our best. Here are some important tips for staying healthy.
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