Livestock

Farm, Family & ME! - Summit for Women in Jefferson City September 13-14, 2018

Farm, Family & ME! – Summit for Women will be held in Jefferson City at the Farm Bureau Building on September 13th & 14th.  It will have a fantastic line up of speakers and topics that will be of interest to everyone.  They include Governor Mike Parson, Greg Peterson of the Peterson Farm Brothers, Madeline Shultz from Iowa State University, Jason Johnson from Texas A&M, and many, many more.  A block of rooms has been reserved at the Hampton Inn and Comfort Suites but must be reserved by August 13th to receive the reduced rate.  For more information and the registration flyer go to the website http://extension.missouri.edu/audrain/documents/Ag/FFM-lettersize-2018-full.pdf or call (417-326-4916). 

 Topics include:

 

  • Advocating for Agriculture
  • Working Together to Accomplish Great Things in Your Community
  • Instant Pot Meals for the Family
  • Estate Planning Basics
  • Missouri Fence Law
  • Using Financial Statements in Tough Times
  • Health Programs for Livestock
  • Communicating in the Family Business
  • What’s in Your Value-Added Toolkit?
  • Will I Have Enough Money to Retire?
  • Taking Care of You – Dealing with Stress
  • Recruiting, Training, & Retention of Farm Employees
  • Soil Health
  • Stretching Limited Hay Supplies
  • Meals on the Go
  • Livestock Market Outlook
  • Is PRF or LRP Insurance for Me?
  • Grain Marketing Tools
  • Container Gardening
  • Finding Your Role in Farm Transition Planning

Agricultural Electronic Bulletin Board

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Ag Connection

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Missouri Agriculture's Economic Impact

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Missouri Hay Resources

Food from the Farm

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Ag Is America

Land-grant universities are the driving force behind today’s agriculture that impacts nearly every facet of your life. Check out this video to learn how you can support your land-grant university: bit.ly/agisamerica

Co-product feed stuffs delivered to north Missouri livestock producers

See the results: Evaluation of Co-Products Delivered to Producers in Northwest Missouri (PDF)

Using technology to manage grazing and animal performance

Utilizing Technology to Monitor and Manage Forages (PDF), a presentation on the New Zealand Feed Reader and Missouri Beef Grazing Wedge for beef producers.