Celebrating the past, building for the future.
On May 8, 2014 University of Missouri Extension Celebrated 100 years of extending university-based research and knowledge beyond the campus into all 114 Missouri counties. In doing so, MU Extension has strengthened families, businesses and communities.
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Search for Missouri Century Farms
Has your farm been in your family since December 31, 1914? You can apply to have it recognized as a Missouri Century Farm.
To qualify, farms must meet the following guidelines:
- The farm must have been in the same family for 100 consecutive years.
- The line of ownership from the original settler or buyer may be through children, grandchildren, siblings, nephews or nieces, marriage and adoption.
- The farm must be at least 40 acres of the original land acquisition and make a financial contribution to the overall farm income.
To learn more about the Century Farm program or get additional details about newly added Century Farms visit your local University of Missouri Extension office or visit the Missouri Century Farm website.
Don't guess . . . Soil test!
Soil tests are essential for productive gardens and fields.
Fee: $13.50 per soil sample
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