4-H accepts new members year round. 4-H prepares young people to be the leaders of today and tomorrow. Members attend camps, display their work at fairs, travel the world, host youth from other countries, attend conferences and much more. Clubs and activities are open to kids ages 5-18 and Clover Kids for children ages 5-7. Learn more about 4-H.
Show-Me-Select Heifer Catalog Available
The 2014 SMS Heifer Sale Catalog (PDF format) can now be viewed! The North Central / Northwest Bred Heifer Sale will be held on Saturday, December 21st, at the Green City Livestock Market at Green City MO. The sale starts at 1 p.m. and will feature 200 mostly Angus and Angus Cross heifers.
Program Requirements for these heifers include:
Heifers have met minimum standards for reproductive soundness, pelvic size, body condition and weight and are free of blemishes.
Heifers have been bred to bulls meeting strict calving ease/birth weight EPD requirements.
A strict immunization program has been followed including official Brucellosis calfhood vaccination and a negative test prior to the sale.
Heifers will calve from late January to May 1. Many have been synchronized and will calve in a short time period.
All heifers are tested & negative for BVD-PI.
Fencing and boundary laws
MU Extension publication G810, Missouri Fencing and Boundary Laws provides general information for landowners.
Private Pesticide Applicators Training
Individuals needing to obtain or renew their Private Pesticide Applicator certification for the purchase of restricted use pesticides may come into the Daviess-Caldwell University of Missouri Extension office and watch a 2 to 3 hour training video. The training is free, except for $12 for the Private Pesticide Applicator Reference Manual, if you already have the manual, then you will need to bring it to the training. Family members can share one manual.
Private Pesticide Applicator certification is valid for 5 years, at which time the individual may renew their certification by attending another Private Pesticide Applicator Training session. If you already have an Private Pesticide Applicator Reference Manual, you must bring the manual with you to the training.
Private Pesticide Applicator training will not be available on Feb. 21-22, 2013, at the Daviess-Caldwell Extension Center.
Agronomy News and Tips Newsletter
An Agronomy newsletter Agronomy News and Tips.
NW Stock Talk Newsletter
A monthly newsletter on Beef information NW Stock Talk. Current Issue
Northwest Regional Newsletter "News You Can Use"
A monthly newsletter "News You Can Use"
MU Extension publicaiton G302, 2012 Custom Rates for Farm Service in Missouri
MU Extension publicaiton G427, 2011 Cash Rental Rates in Missouri
Caldwell and Daviess extension offices
The Caldwell and Daviess County commissions have combined funding for extension to better serve the residents. The extension office is located in the Daviess County Courthouse, 102 N. Main, Gallatin. Reach the extension office at 660-663-3232.