Chris Allen wanted out of the bed. He argued with hospital staff that he needed to go home to harvest crops, feed cattle and cut firewood to heat his farmhouse.
Currently, burcucumber can be found from the east coast to as far as west as Minnesota, Kansas, and Texas, and is becoming an increasing problem in agronomic crops.
Farmers might be storing this year's bumper corn crop in unconventional ways while they wait for prices to rise.
Ethanol plants are getting more efficient at extracting fuel from corn, and that can affect the quality of distillers grains, a byproduct of ethanol production often used as an economical feed alternative for hogs and poultry.
Women in agriculture will learn how to improve farm finances, raise livestock herd numbers and quality, and take better care of themselves.
In the time it takes a person with average reaction time to hit the off button, a 540 rpm PTO can wrap the operator around the shaft.
Extension offers farmers help and options to store and dry 2014's bumper corn crop.
The slow-moving vehicle (SMV) emblem, a reflective orange triangle bordered with red, is the cheapest safety device in the farm store.
Farmers should look for storage options for 2014's bumper harvest.
University of Missouri Extension's upcoming Farm Lease Program helps landowners and renters make decisions about renting farm ground.
Selecting breeding animals on how they look, by phenotype, worked for centuries. Progress in improving cattle was made just on appearance.
Is pasture insurance right for your farm? The answer could be yes, no or maybe.
Prices reached $127 per hundredweight in late March, shattering the old record of $105 set in August 2011.
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