Agriculture

 

 Christian County Livestock & Forage Conference   Thursday, March 21, 2019

 5:30— 8:30 p.m.   Clever High School Commons  6800 State Hwy 14  Clever, MO

TOPICS COVERED: 

· 4-H and FFA Reports

· Farm Program Updates

          Jeremy Wallen, Christian Co Soil & Water Conservation District

            Henry Rauch, Natural Resources Conservation Service

· Genomics 101

Troy Rowman, Graduate Student, Division of  Animal Sciences, University of Missouri

 · Thoughts on Mineral Supplementation

          Eldon Cole, Livestock Field Specialist, Mt. Vernon

· Economics of Hay Production

            Jim Spencer, Ag Business Field Specialist, Ozark

· Native Warm Season Grasses

           Tim Schnakenberg, Agronomy Field Specialist, Galena

MEAL:  Beef brisket dinner catered by Maggie Mae’s Catering of Miller

There is no charge to attend but you must pre-register by March 15 to order your meal.  

Call 417-581-3558 or email to christianco@missouri.edu

Sponsored in part by:   Christian County Farm Bureau. This program is also made possible by the Christian County Extension Council, the Christian County Commission, and University of Missouri Extension. 

 

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Newsletters and video

  • Ag in Focus — A bi-monthly newsletter for agriculture producers written by MU Extension agriculture specialists covering west central Missouri
  • Ag News and Views — A monthly newsletter written by MU Extension agriculture specialists covering southwest Missouri
  • Beef Newsletter — A monthly newsletter written by Eldon Cole, MU Extension livestock specialist in southwest Missouri
  • NE MO Ag Connection — A monthly newsletter written by MU Extension agriculture specialists covering northeast Missouri
  • SC MO Ag News — A monthly newsletter written by MU Extension agriculture specialists covering south central Missouri
  • Farmland — Get a first-hand glimpse of how agriculture really works. See lesson plans for high school students.

Agriculture business management

Livestock, poultry and forages

Popular MU Guides/Extension Publications:

MU Ext. Publication G302, 2012 Custom Rates/Farm Services in MO
MU Ext. Publication G427, 2018 Cash Rental Rates in Missouri