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Ag Connection is published monthly for Central Missouri Region producers and is supported by University of Missouri Extension, the Commercial Agriculture program, the Missouri Agricultural Experiment Station and the College of Agriculture, Food and Natural Resources, UM-Columbia. Editorial board: Joni Ross Harper, Managing Editor; Mary Sobba, Parman Green, Gene Schmitz, Mark Stewart, Wendy Flatt, Jim Jarman, Todd Lorenz, Wayne Crook, James Quinn and Kent Shannon.

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Ag Connection - Issues Online
December 2010
 New Estimates Change Recommended Planting Dates, Seeding Rates for Corn
Top Home Garden Fruit Choices for Missouri
World Reserves of Rock Phosphate are Adequate for the Long-Term
          Avoiding Trouble when Heating with Wood
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November 2010
 Crop Insurance Changes
Fall Fertilization
Fall Chores
          Taxation Tidbit
Tips for Mowing Leaves
          Beef AI Portable Barns for Rent
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October 2010
 Incentives Offered to Reduce Farm Energy Costs
Producing Cattle that Grade Choice
Apply Manure in the Fall to Vegetable Gardens to Reduce Risk of Microbial   
    Contamination
          Taxation Tidbit: Keep Beneficiaries Current and Documents Coordinated
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September 2010
 Don't Forget to Put Your Lawn to Bed for the Winter
Japanese Beetles a Crop Pest?
Taxation Tidbit: Tax Gap - Unwinding an Early Social Security Retirement Election
          Oil Spill Prevention, Control, and Countermeasure (SPCC) Program: Information for
              Farmers
Upcoming Field Days
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  August 2010
 More Winter Feeding Considerations - Hay Testing
What Tomato is the Tastiest? Two MU Activities to Take Aim at the Question
Taxation Tidbit: Tax Gap - New Form 1099 Provision
          Animal Composting or Natural Rendering
Don't apply herbicides to control crabgrass this late in the year
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July 2010
 Heat Stress Indicators in Beef Cattle
Taxation Tidbits: Asset Transfers to Your Spouse
Reducing Winter Feed Costs Starts This Summer
          Common Plant Diseases of the Cucurbit Vegetables
Missouri AgrAbility Project
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June 2010
 Improving Your Pond - Enhancing Value and Extending Life
Taxation Tidbits: Sell vs. Trading-in Equipment
Buffalo Gnats Plague Poultry
          Control Options for Cucumber Beetles & Squash Bugs
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May 2010
 Taxation Tidbits
Bull Management During the Breeding Season
To Garden or Not to Garden?
          Avoiding Sidewall Compaction at Planting Time
Protecting Pollinators when Using Pesticides
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  April 2010
 Soybean Seed Size and Planting Rate
Bull Management
Part II: Vegetable Garden Fertilization: Nitrogen May Be All You Need
          Windbreaks for the New Century
Upcoming Grazing Schools
          Taxation Tidbit: Converting a Traditional IRA to a Roth IRA - More Taxpayer are
              Eligible
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March 2010
 Grass Tetany in Beef Cattle
Vegetable Garden Fertilization: Nitrogen May Be All You Need
Spotted Knapweed
Energized Missouri Agriculture - Energy Efficiency Cost-Share Grant Program
          Did You Know?
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February 2010
 Farmers Should Make a Skin Check a Priority
Nitrogen Efficiency
Cold Stress and New Born Calves
Topdressing Wheat
Missouri Tidbit
          MU to Premier New Wheat Variety
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January 2010
 MU Extension and You
 Seed Purchases
Front-end Loader Safety - Transporting Hay
Weed Management Options for 2010
          U.S. Census
Missouri Tidbit
          Precision Agriculture Online Course
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