Harry Keutzer doesn’t quit just because body parts slow down. His hens, cows and pets depend on him. So do customers at the Kansas City-area farmers markets where he sells produce, eggs and hand-loomed rugs.
A mole will generally remain underground and not come to the surface, but most people are familiar with the damage they do with their feeding tunnels and the molehills that they make.
Hummingbirds are the smallest native bird in North America at only 3-1/2 inches long and a weight of less than 1/4 of an ounce. The rapid movement of their wings creates a humming sound.
We are dedicated to making Osher membership and participation affordable and accessible to Columbia area residents over 50 who wish to be involved. Register online May 9.
More than 7,500 people representing approximately 60 towns throughout Missouri have participated in 40 locally based, EXCEL-type leadership development programs.
“Take two cloves of garlic and call me in the morning.” Not many of us have heard that recommendation, however, for millennia garlic was the “go to” natural remedy for a wide array of ailments.
Marissa Todd has Down syndrome, but that hasn’t stopped the Marion County high school senior from getting involved in her 4-H club, holding office or becoming a 4-H camp counselor.
Already reeling from a loss, flood victims can fall prey to dishonest businesses, questionable charities and those looking to make a quick buck.
There are a number of explanations for exactly how pets offer health benefits. First of all, pets need walking, feeding, grooming, and encourage lots of playing and petting.
Most tax return preparers are professional and honest, but some are not. Some preparers offer high-cost services or arrange refund anticipation loans that reduce refunds.
We all spent too much time indoors collecting stuff we don’t need. Now that spring is here, isn’t it time to do some spring cleaning for your business, too?
National Screen-Free Week is an annual celebration of the magic of being unplugged.
Speakers from academia and industry will address a variety of topics, including health management, semen management, nonantibiotic semen extender options and water quality.
Spring mowing is often an exciting enterprise at first, but tends to wear thin as the novelty recedes and the smell of freshly cut grass only reminds of the chore's monotony.
Right after daffodils, tulips and hyacinths have spent their last flower, many homeowners mow the plants down. That's a bad idea if you want them to flower year after year.
Asparagus is low in calories — a one-half cup serving contains only 22 calories — and high in nutrients. It is a good source of folic acid and vitamins C and B6.
In Missouri, being prepared for spring storm and tornado season is a necessity.
Early spring weather worked in favor of farmers growing fescue grass for grazing and haying. But dry weather may undo early growth progress.
Locally grown produce spends less time on a truck, which reduces carbon dioxide emissions. The health benefit of locally grown produce is that it retains more nutrients.
Our bodies are designed to respond to stressful situations in order to protect us from danger. However, when this response is constantly turned on from continued stress, it can lead to health problems.
Although becoming a brother or sister can be a hard change for children, there are many things you can do to help them with this change before and after the birth of your new child.
The festival will feature culturally diverse national and regional storytellers, highlighting a rich mosaic of experiences shared through story.