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Event date: Jan. 20, 2022 - Dec. 15, 2022
Numerous research studies show less than three percent of Americans say they know the names of their neighbors, know a fact about them, and have spoken to their neighbors in the last month. This lack of relationships among neighbors has a negative ...
Event date: Jan. 20, 2022
Event time: | 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
The private pesticide applicator license issued by the Missouri Dept of Agriculture is required for producers wanting to purchase and apply restricted use pesticides. Application by unlicensed workers under the supervision of licensed applicators ...
Event date: Jan. 24, 2022
Event time: | 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
The Missouri Technology Corporation (MTC) is now accepting applications for its IDEA Fund Co-Investment Programs. To date, MTC has made direct investments of over $45M into just under 140 of the state's most promising early-stage technology-focused ...
News & articles
- Published: Monday, Jan. 10, 2022
WHEN: January-February 2022 WHO: University of Missouri Extension’s Community Health and Labor & Workforce Development programs CONTACT: Ann McCauley, Rural Opioid Technical Assistance Project director, [email protected] to ...
- Published: Tuesday, Jan. 4, 2022
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. – Becky McCray, creator of the "Idea Friendly Method," will be the live online guest for the January session of University of Missouri Extension's free monthly zoom class, Neighboring 101, at 12 noon (CST) on Jan. 20.McCray started ...
- Published: Thursday, Dec. 23, 2021
Mt. Vernon, MO – As we transition into 2022, it’s a good time to think about making some changes in your beef cattle enterprise. Southwest Missouri is a good place to run beef cows compared to many other locations in the United States. That ...
- Published: Monday, Dec. 20, 2021
MONETT, Mo. -- Registration is underway for a free diabetes program in Monett designed for people at risk for Type II Diabetes.Melanie Morgan, Community Health Field specialist with University of Missouri Extension, will teach the diabetes prevention ...
Publication date: Dec. 1, 2021
The United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) reports that 9.7 million acres of Missouri cropland and pastureland were rented to farmers who did not own the land. To help both landowners and farmers, the University of Missouri has periodically ...
Publication date: July 1, 2021
Original legislation for the management of dead animals in Missouri was developed in the 1940s. As livestock operations grew larger and more sophisticated means of animal production, transport, slaughtering and processing were developed, the ...
Publication date: May 20, 2021
Farmers markets are popular in Missouri and across the nation. In Missouri, over 200 farmers markets are currently in operation. In the United States, there are an estimated 8,600 markets in operation, up from just under 2,000 in 1994.This guide is a ...
Publication date: April 1, 2021
Missouri has two fence laws: the general fence law (updated Aug. 28, 2001) and the local option fence law. In addition, Missouri law addresses special situations of property bordering a road, a railroad or a body of water. Landowners need to be aware ...
Publication date: Feb. 1, 2021
Work-related injuries caused 416 farmer and farm worker deaths in 2017, resulting in a fatality rate of 20.4 deaths per 100,000 farm workers. The National Agricultural Tractor Safety Initiative reports that tractors cause about 50% of all farm worker ...
Publication date: Feb. 1, 2021
Figure 1. It is important for landowners to understand fence and boundary law to avoid conflict with neighbors and legal issues.Fencing duties and boundary locations have been the subject of arguments between neighbors for centuries. This publication ...
103256-Food Preservation 2022
This self-paced course provides research based information needed to safely and successfully preserve food at home. Participants of all levels of food preservation experience are welcome, including individuals with little or no previous food ...
Fundamentals of Supervision
July 1, 2021 - Oct. 31, 2021
Transitioning to a supervisory role can be difficult; it can be challenging to be the boss of those who used to be your peers. As an individual contributor, you developed specific technical expertise that made you proficient in completing ...
The Beginning Gardener-Getting Started with Vegetables 2021
Feb. 27, 2021 - April 17, 2021
Thank you for enrolling in the The Beginning Gardener Series. This course is designed to give you just enough information to plant your first vegetable garden, without overwhelming you with too much detail. This is a self-paced course designed for ...
Becoming an Engaged Neighbor
March 20, 2021 - May 2, 2021
Becoming an engaged neighbor means learning and using the names of people who live next to you, developing relationships with them, and being involved in your neighborhood. It does take time and effort. But there are personal and community benefits. ...
21 Indispensable Qualities of a Leader
April 11, 2021 - June 11, 2021
Everything rises and falls on leadership. The challenge is that leadership develops from the inside out. If you can become the leader you ought to be on the inside, you will be able to become the leader you want to be on the outside. Learn more about ...
Emergency Services Leadership
Nov. 19, 2020 - Feb. 1, 2021
The self-paced course is designed to prepare students to address the always-changing issues that leaders face within the fire service. Upon completion of this course, the student will be able to apply policies and procedures; recommend action for ...
December topics include: Treat Now For Lice, Show-Me-Select Sale Review, Something to Think About, 2022 Is K, Combat Fescue, Toxicity - Legumes, A New Publication, Missouri Crop and Livestock Budgets, and Beef Budgets.
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