Take your farm into the 21st century with tools from University of Missouri Extension to enhance profitability, strengthen communities and protect the environment.

An important tool for you
Ag Lease 101
helps both land owners and land operators learn about alternative lease arrangements and includes sample written lease agreements for several alternatives. Ag Lease 101 was created by and is maintained by the North Central Farm Management Extension Committee.

Upcoming events


June 5 - Fruit Tree Production, 1-4 p.m., Mineral Area College, $20.  Pre-registration required by calling 573-883-3548.

June 7 - Highland Blueberry Farm Twilight Tour, 6 - 8 p.m., Perry County, $5.  RSVP to 573-883-3548


July 5 - Mineral Area College Greenhouse Twilight Tour, 6 - 8 p.m., Park Hills, $5.  RSVP to 573-883-3548



Has your farm been in your family for over 100 years?  If so, apply for your Century Farm to be recognized today!  Application (PDF)  Due May 15.





Show-Me-Select Heifer Program

2016 Fall Show-Me-Select Heifer Sale Farmington Summary (PDF)

Show-Me-Select Heifer Replacement Program link:


SEMO Bull Sale

SEMO Bull Sale and Show-Me-Select Heifer sale link:

October 24, 2014 Bull Sale Results (PDF)



Livestock Ledger Newsletter

December 2016 (PDF)

Fall 2016 (PDF)

Winter 2016 (PDF)


Century Farms

Has your farm been in your family for more than 100 years? Honor your family's legacy at

Missouri Century Farms"MISSOURI'S CENTURY FARMS" BOOK AVAILABLE  In commemoration of the 35th Anniversary of the Missouri Century Farm program, the University of Missouri and Missouri Farm Bureau Federation have sponsored a new book, Missouri’s Historic Farms, celebrating our award-winning century farms.  To get your copy visit the Acclaim Press web site or call (877) 427-2665.  Cost is $49.95

Local Contact

Kendra Graham
Livestock Specialist/CPD
Phone:  573-756-4539  email:

Katie Kammler
Agronomy/Plant Sciences Specialist
Phone: 573-883-3548   email: