Agriculture and Natural Resources

On-Site Resources

  • Soil Sample Forms and Boxes
    • $15 per sample, $14 if sending 5 or more
    • Forms and boxes are free.
  • Soil and Hay Probe Loan
  • Ag Business Consultations and Advice
  • Missouri Farm Tax Record Books
  • Sample Lease Forms
  • Ag Publications and more


Electronic Resources

Ag In Focus, Bimonthly Newsletter for West Central Missouri

MU Crop Resource Guide

MU Beef Resource Guide

MU Dairy Resource Guide

MU Swine Resource Guide

AgEbb MU Agricultural Electronic Bulletin Board

Ag Connection, Monthly Newsletter for Central Missouri


Upcoming Seminars & Events

2014 Farm Bill: Decisions for Crop Producers

Topics: Price Loss Coverage (PLC) and Agricultural Risk Coverage (ARC)

Date: November 12, 2014 

Time: 10 a.m. - 2 p.m.

Where:  Thompson Conference Center at State Fair Community College

Free Event and Lunch!

Register by November 5: 2014 Farm Bill Seminar

Contact: Brent Carpenter at 660-827-0591 or

Flyer (PDF)

2014 Farm Bill: Margin Protection Program

Enrollment open now through Nov. 28th.

Topics: Program details, Decision tool examples and Q&A with USDA-FSA staff

Free Event!

Registration is not required.

See Flyer for a list of Workshops and Webinars

Contact: Joe Horner at 573-882-9339 or

Flyer (PDF)

For more information contact

Brent Carpenter
Ag Business Specialist and Co-CPD