Crops need rain and lower temperatures soon for relief. Most crops are just a few days away from difficult times. They can go from not so bad to pretty bad quickly.
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.
Money is so easy to spend; it slips through fingers like water. Even with the best intentions to put a little money aside every month, we often find there's nothing left when the month comes to a close.
This spring was the coldest, wettest one in years, and allergies kept pace. Luckily, almost everything has bloomed and those of us with allergies finally caught a break.
Newly planted trees and shrubs should continue to be watered thoroughly, once a week.
When there isn't enough water on the soil, there's not enough water in ground wells. And that can cause bacterial problems that require testing.
Pigs take priority over any other animals on the farm when temperatures rise. They have few working sweat glands to remove body heat.
In corn and soybean cropping systems throughout the Midwest, weeds represent an economically significant threat to yield.
Even if you think you're getting used to the sweltering weather, you need to watch out for signs of heat-related illness.
Adults can enhance children's development while building great memories by planning fun and stimulating summer activities.
For most people, walking is a safe, easy and no-cost way to be fit.
Leadership Online For Today is an interactive program that allows participants to improve communication skills, build relationships and networks, and develop a collaborative project.
Texas recently announced they are the 26th state to confirm the presence of the emerald ash borer. Here in Missouri, twelve more counties have confirmed reports of EAB.
The majority of weeds that plague ornamental plantings are annuals. For the average flower garden where a wide range of flowers are planted, weed control via mulching should be considered.
In its second year, the camp allows high school students to explore a science lab and work beside world-famous scientists, and experience an art studio and explore the arts as a way to understand the complexity of science.
With low soil moisture going into the growing season, crops will depend on what water falls from the sky.