Thursday, October 20, 2016COLUMBIA, Mo. – Missouri dairy farmers can receive updates on how to produce quality milk at a free Nov. 2 event at University of Missouri Foremost Dairy Research Center west of Columbia.
Wednesday, October 5, 2016COLUMBIA, Mo. – “A city girl turned farmer and a mother to two boys, many piglets, sows, dogs and horses.” That is how 2016 Pearls of Production keynote speaker Erin Brenneman describes herself.
Thursday, September 29, 2016COLUMBIA, Mo. – The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Sept. 12 crop production report estimates corn production up by 11 percent over last year. USDA predicts 3 percent more soybean this year.
Wednesday, September 21, 2016COLUMBIA, Mo. – Agriculture-related incidents injure 33 children every day, and every three days a child dies from one, says University of Missouri Extension safety and health specialist Karen Funkenbusch.
Wednesday, September 21, 2016COLUMBIA, Mo. – Without protective gear, working around grain dust can cause severe respiratory problems, says University of Missouri Extension safety and health specialist Karen Funkenbusch.
Thursday, September 15, 2016COLUMBIA, Mo. – Registration is now open for the annual Pearls of Production: Women in Agriculture program, Nov. 4-5 in Columbia.
Wednesday, September 14, 2016COLUMBIA, Mo. - Fall harvest and texting do not mix, says University of Missouri Extension safety specialist Karen Funkenbusch. Turn your cellphone to TTYL (talk to you later).
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Thursday, June 23, 2016MARSHFIELD, Mo. – Maintaining farm roads and driveways saves you time and money, says University of Missouri Extension specialist Bob Schultheis.
Tuesday, June 21, 2016COLUMBIA, Mo. – When there isn’t enough water on the soil, there’s not enough water in ground wells. And that can cause bacterial problems that require testing, says University of Missouri Extension water quality specialist Bob Broz.
Wednesday, January 6, 2016NAPOLEON, Mo. – Farmers like 93-year-old Harry Keutzer don’t quit just because their body parts slow down.
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Friday, September 11, 2015COLUMBIA, Mo. – The difference between a grain bin rescue and a recovery is seconds. Increased public awareness and new tools help save lives, says University of Missouri Extension health and safety specialist Karen Funkenbusch.
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