Lady Landowner Workshop Keeps Women Landowners Current on Farm Issues

If you’re a woman landowner (female operator, widow, divorcee or spouse/significant other), then there’s a workshop coming up that you won’t want to miss.  The annual Lady Landowners’ Workshop will be held in Glenwood on Friday, November 18th at the Schuyler County Community Center.  This program will start at 9  a.m. and conclude at 3:15 p.m. with a meal provided.

Topics that will be discussed include Program updates from the Farm Service Agency, Natural Resource Conservation Service and Soil & Water Conservation Districts; Missouri Fence Law; Using Forages to Extend the Growing Season; Fall Flower Arranging; Holiday Plants; and Eat Smart, Be Active.

There is no charge for this program which is sponsored by the Schuyler and Putnam Soil and Water Conservation Districts and University of Missouri Extension.  For the meal count and to have enough supplies for the Fall Flower Arrangement, we ask that you register by Monday, November 14th.

For more information and to register for the workshop, contact Darla Campbell at (660) 457-3469 or e-mail at campbelld@missouri.edu .

 

 

Missouri Livestock Symposium to be held December 2nd and 3rd this year

 

The 17th annual Missouri Livestock Symposium will be held on December 2nd (Friday) and 3rd (Saturday) in Kirksville, Missouri at the William Matthew Middle School. The Missouri Livestock Symposium is the premier educational event for livestock producers nationwide. If you're serious about livestock production, then don't miss our lineup of nationally-known speakers covering timely topics.   There is no cost to attend and no pre-registration is required. Just show up and enjoy our educational programs, trade show and free meals.  This event usually draws attendees from all over the Midwest and from all Missouri counties. 

Educational speakers on horses, beef cattle, forages, stock dogs, sheep, meat goats and food safety will conduct workshop to better inform the agricultural community. There will also be a trade show in conjunction with the Symposium.  The trade show will be open from 4 p.m. to 10 p.m. on Friday and 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Saturday.  Our trade show is the largest agricultural-based trade show in the Midwest. We have something for everyone, please plan to attend and bring a friend.