Wednesday, February 15, 2017ST. JOSEPH, Mo. – Registration is open for the fourth annual Small Acreage and Land Entrepreneur (SALE) Conference on March 4 in St. Joseph.
Tuesday, February 14, 2017COLUMBIA, Mo. – Small farmers and backyard gardeners can learn about the newest gardening sensation at the Mid-Missouri Expo. The event is Saturday, Feb. 25, at Battle High School, Columbia.
Tuesday, February 7, 2017ROLLA, Mo. – Grow Your Farm sessions for beginning farmers start Feb. 25 at Missouri University of Science and Technology, Rolla.
Wednesday, February 1, 2017COLUMBIA, Mo. – Higher production costs and lower commodity prices mean farmers must control costs more carefully than ever, says University of Missouri Extension agricultural economist Ray Massey.
Monday, January 30, 2017COLUMBIA, Mo. – University of Missouri Extension, Missouri Dairy Association and MultiMin USA will sponsor dairy profit seminars at five locations in February.
Friday, January 27, 2017COLUMBIA, Mo. – A one-day event, “Mid-Missouri Expo–Small Farm to Backyard Garden,” offers gardeners and small farmers new skills.
Tuesday, January 24, 2017WARRENSBURG, Mo. – Grow Your Farm sessions for beginning farmers begin Feb. 21 at the University of Missouri Extension Center in Johnson County.
Thursday, January 12, 2017COLUMBIA, Mo. – The first “Grow Your Farm” sessions for beginning farmers start Jan. 23 at Jefferson College in Hillsboro.
Friday, December 23, 2016COLUMBIA, Mo. – Renters and property owners are negotiating new farmland leases in response to lower farm commodity prices, says University of Missouri Extension agriculture business specialist Joe Koenen.
Monday, November 21, 2016MOUNTAIN GROVE, Mo. – The sun is setting on the well-worn path to the dairy barn where Michelle Eilenstine milks cows.
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Wednesday, September 14, 2016COLUMBIA, Mo. – An improved online tool gives information from many sources on land tracts.
Thursday, August 11, 2016COLUMBIA, Mo. – Do not try to save money when it comes to control of waterhemp, the biggest weed problem for Missouri soybean growers.
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Friday, August 3, 2012COLUMBIA, Mo. – Farmers are reporting that in spite of prolonged drought and hot temperatures their soybean plants appear amazingly green for this time of year.
Thursday, November 10, 2011COLUMBIA, Mo. – Americans eat 5.6 billion pounds of turkey each year, and all those Thanksgiving meals and other turkey dinners add up to a mountain of feed for fattening out those birds.
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