Crop Insurance in Missouri

Agricultural Phosphorus and Water Quality

Pesticide Storage

Grazing Fall Pastures Growth Extends High-price Hay

Animal Health and Production

Overseeding crabgrass NOW to improve fescue pastures for summer grazing. (pub 4/12/19)

Bull Selection Strategies that Improve Cattle Operation Profit Potential

Evaluating the Contract Swine Finishing Opportunity

Common Internal Parasites of Swine

Swine Management Check Sheet

Livestock Risk Protection (LRP) Insurance in Missouri


Learn something new each week with these helpful tips. Horticulture Tips of the Week

Snowbird Season for Houseplants

African Violets help chase away Winter Blues

Preparing your Garden for Winter

The Seasonal Visitors to Manage

Controlling House Mice

Stink Bugs

How to Send Winter Pests Packing

Snakes: Information for Missouri Homeowners

Feed Testing

Custom Labs provides services, fees, and their contact information in their brochure.  Feed Test Brochure

Horizon Point

Horizon Point is an educational program of the University of Missouri Commercial Agriculture Program designed to make precise weather information available to Missouri farmers in a way that assists them in managing their business. Site-specific weather reports and advisories are sent to participating farmers via quickly downloaded emails.

Missouri Show-Me-Select Replacement Heifer Program

The Show Me Select Replacement Heifer Program is focused entirely on Missouri's farmers and is dependent upon active participation from regional extension livestock specialists and local veterinarians, each of which are critical components of the agricultural sector of this state. This program is unique in that it is first and foremost, an educational program targeted at improving production efficiency through increased use of existing technology, coupled with the marketing component.  To find more information about this program visit the Missouri Show-Me-Select Replacement Heifer Program website.

Private Pesticide Applicator Training

MU Extension provides private pesticide applicator training for producers as required for Missouri Department of Agriculture certification. Individuals must purchase or bring a copy of MU Extension publication M87, Private Pesticide Applicator Reference Manual, to the training. Manuals may be purchased for $12 at the extension center. Call for an appointment.