Missouri hay resources
Hay Buyers Beware — Red imported fire ants are a threat to arrive in Missouri due to recent drought. Red Imported Fire Ants (PDF)
Missouri Department of Agriculture Hay Directory — Find hay locations and search by county, hay type or bale type
Agebb Hay Market Listing — Missouri Department of Agriculture and MU Extension's Agricultural Electronic Bulletin Board of articles and database searches for valuable hay market information
Missouri Hay Market Report — Missouri's weekly hay summary
Minimizing Losses In Hay Storage and Feeding by Mississippi State Extension: http://msucares.com/livestock/beef/minhaylosses.pdf
MU Extension publication G4570, Reducing Losses when Feeding Hay to Beef Cattle
Hay calculator — What you need to know to get through the winter.
Instruction sheet (PDF) — Directions for using the excel speadsheet calculator.
Hay Calculator for Livestock Producers (XLS) — Producers input their information in the spreadsheet, and the calculator will help assess hay needs.
Hay Ring Waste Calculator — This tool will help producers see the differences in hay waste by using different hay feeders in your operation.
Fly control information producers can use during the summer
How to build a walk through fly trap for cattle
How to control horse flies on cattle
Horn fly trap blueprint
Historical Missouri Farm Land Values Opinion Survey
Rates for Missouri farms
MU Extension publication G302, 2012 Custom Rates for Farm Services in Missouri
MU Extension publication G427, 2011 Cash Rental Rates in Missouri
The MU IPM program also provides current news articles and resources for integrated pest management at http://ipm.missouri.edu/ipcm/.
Soil and hay probes
The Howard County Extension Center offers soil and hay probes free of charge. Contact our office today to reserve these items.
Howard County Extension Center newsletters
June 2014 (PDF)
May 2014- No newsletter
April 2014 (PDF)
March 2014 (PDF)
February 2014 (PDF)
January 2014 (PDF)
December 2013 (PDF)
November 2013 (PDF)