Youth Fishing Tournament was held on September 2, 2017

Schuyler County MU Extension invited youth, 15 and under, to participate in a Youth Fishing Tournament at Spencer Lake in Lancaster (located on route D), on Saturday, September 2nd.  We had 41 participants attend.  Kids fished from the bank and caught several fish, including one large catfish, 18 1/2".  Every participant was able to receive prizes due to the generosity of our many sponsors.  


 

Management Intensive Grazing School

The Management Intensive Grazing Schools are designed to teach producers, educators, and agency staff te basics of management intensive grazing with a hands-on approach.  This two-day intensive workshop provides opportunities for in-depth discussions, field exercises, and reference materials that cover both livestock and agronomic topics related to grazing.  All are welcome.  Take time to attend.  You'll be glad you did.  A two day seminar will be help on September 14 and 15, 2017 at the Forage System Research Center, Linneus, MO.  For more information and to register, please see the flyer. 

Management Intensive Grazing School Flyer (pdf)

Heat Safety during Excessive Heat

The National Weather Service has a great deal of good information on dealing with the heat and the precautions that need to be taken.  Check out their website,  http://weather.gov/heat

Heat Stress Signs in Animals

http://extension.oregonstate.edu/lane/sites/default/files/documents/heat-stressfairs.pdf