The following publications might be of particular interest to people in Bates County. For a complete list of MU Extension publications, visit the main Publications page.

Vegetable Planting Calendar


Plant a vegetable garden to save on your family food bill and promote good dietary habits. The tables in this guide help Missourians plan what to plant, when to plant and how much of each vegetable to plant.

Warm-Season Annual Forage Crops


Annual warm-season grasses can be used as part of a year-round grazing system in Missouri. Visit our site to learn about Warm-Season Annual Forage Crops.