Soil testing

With the arrival of spring, many folks will be thinking of planting time. Whether you are planting a garden, an orchard or thinking of hay and pasture a soil test can help you know what you will need to amend your soil for the best results possible. Call our office for more information. Cost is $15 per sample.

We also, still test your canner gauges. This is a free service which is provided to help keep you safe during canning time.

G6954, Soil Testing for Lawns

G9215, Soil Sampling Pastures

G9102, Liming Missouri Soils  

G9112, Interpreting Missouri Soil Test Reports 



Journal Your Garden

The most challenging aspect of successful gardening just might be the difficulty recalling what worked and what
didn't from year to year. Many gardeners believe the keys to successful gardening are getting your plans on paper
first and keeping records. MU Extension's new publication, MP928, From Seed to Harvest and Beyond: Garden
Journal and Calendar, gives you an easy way to record your garden plans, observations and ideas.

This publication also includes year-round resources to guide gardeners at all experience levels. Written by MU
Extension horticulture specialists who teach Master Gardeners, this publication brings you reliable and relevant

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 Celebrate Summer Garden Tour, June 21


 Information for the tour and for on-line registration