Guarding against porcine epidemic diarrhea virus takes vigilance and sacrifice. These efforts have kept Missouri numbers lower than national figures. However PEDV remains a major threat to the pork industry.
For more than five decades, elementary students in Missouri classrooms have flocked around 4-H specialists to learn the science of embryology. This year 1,500 dozen eggs were distributed statewide.
Sweet, full of vitamins and antioxidants, carrots should entice you as a winner for your home garden. This is a vegetable that is extremely nutritious.
Having a shelter or a safe room built into or near the home can help protect your family from injury or death caused by the dangerous forces of extreme winds.
Many people have questions about the storage of canned goods. Start with a good quality product. If you are purchasing canned goods, choose those that are not rusted, dented, scratched or bulging.
Eastern bluebirds are a popular species and recognized as Missouri's state bird. Fortunately these birds can be easily attracted to home and farm landscapes.
A new children's book released during Black History Month tells the story of a former slave who helped organize rural schools for blacks in Missouri. Watch the video.
As children become teenagers, parents may wonder what happened to the children who once shared information freely. Some parents may also be concerned when teens want to spend more time away from family.
Government cost-comparison figures indicate a 167-day lamp life for a 100-watt incandescent bulb, compared to a 1,642-day lamp life for a CFL bulb, translating into an estimated $63 in savings.
Theater helps us understand life. And few life experiences match the emotional complexities of breast cancer, which affects one of every eight women in the U.S. Watch the video and listen to the audio.
Agrisoft saw it coming and launched a seed-to-sale tracking software that keeps cannabis dispensaries, cultivation sites and marijuana-infused products profitable and in compliance with state regulations.
The goal of evidence-based practice is to take information from the best research and resolve problems that the nurse sees in the clinical setting.
Income tax extensions are easy to file and give filers some breathing room. You can get an automatic six-month extension of time to file from the Internal Revenue Service.
Unless you live in a bubble, it is hard to totally prevent identity theft.
Nutrient management helps farmers set rates and timing of fertilizer applications.
How could you tell your parents how to live and spend their money?
If you haven't had a soil test in the past few years, it would be a worthwhile investment.
Peas will never be considered an exotic food. They've been cultivated for at least 5,000 years. This ancient plant is a cool-season vegetable that needs to be planted early. Listen to the audio.
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