Ag Update newsletter







July 2019 (PDF)

  • Calf Weaning Methods
  • Animal Disease Traceability Update
  • Bad Hay After Wet Springs
  • Preharvest Yield Data Collection
  • Increasing Corn Silage in Beef Diets

April 2019 (PDF)

  • Secure Beef Supply Plans
  • Sound Grazing Practices
  • Encouraging daylight calving events
  • 2019 Missouri Grazing Schools
  • Missouri Stocker Formula
  • Early Pregnancy Checking Replacement Heifers

January 2019 (PDF)

  • Top corn hybrids of 2018
  • Dicamba products for 2019
  • Bull breeding soundness
  • Deferring farm income in a drought year
  • Cold weather and fescue foot in beef herds
  • Feeding corn to replace hay shortage

October 2018 (PDF)

  • Custom meat processing plant in Mexico, MO
  • Traceability systems for beef cattle identification
  • African Swine Fever disease emergence
  • Angus Link cattle genetics program
  • Alternative forage options during drought events
  • 2019 natural sire service testing requirements

July 2018 (PDF)

  • BQA certification for Tyson clients
  • Ag commodities exemptions for hours of service
  • Livestock Indemnity Program (LIP)
  • Control of Anaplasmosis in Missouri
  • Zinc connection with infertility in livestock males
  • Beef herd culling during drought events

April 2018 (PDF)

  • 2018 NEMO BCIA bull sale results
  • Growing US demand for beef 
  • Grain bin safety precautions
  • Stretching low hay supplies
  • Using pack barns in dairy operations
  • Missouri ag statistics