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Information useful to farmers planning production, financing and marketing of crops or livestock using cost estimates based on Missouri production practices.Find budget documents
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Event date: June 29, 2023
Event time: | 8:00 am - 4:30 pm
This training is designed for persons who prepare tax returns. Topics will include: liquidating/exiting entities, retirement rules under the Secure Act, depreciation, solar/wind lease tax issues, case law update, estate planning: CRATS and QTIP, IRS ...
News & articles
- Published: Tuesday, Nov. 29, 2022
COLUMBIA, Mo. – New how-to videos and related resources from University of Missouri Extension specialists can help farm operators looking to attract and keep workers.“Finding and keeping employees continues to be a major issue on farms,” said ...
- Published: Tuesday, Nov. 1, 2022
POTOSI, Mo. – Beginning farmer and 25-year Army veteran Eric Work’s calendar is full of educational programs offered by University of Missouri Extension.“MU Extension programs are a godsend,” Work says. “I benefit from the amazing, ...
- Published: Friday, Oct. 21, 2022
COLUMBIA, Mo. – The University of Missouri’s new Food Processing and Safety Lab helps people who make and sell processed foods ensure they are safe.“Our new lab gives agri-entrepreneurs and food businesses a qualified testing facility to ensure ...
- Published: Wednesday, Oct. 5, 2022
COLUMBIA, Mo. – As the harvest season is underway, make time to work on your farm business to set it up for success next year. Fall is an excellent time to update your farm’s short-term operating plan, make pasture investments, check to see if ...
Publication date: May 1, 2023
Ryan MilhollinAssistant Professor, Agricultural Business and Policy ExtensionMatt ErnstIndependent WriterFigure 1. The H-2A program can provide visas for workers to do many activities on agricultural operations.The H-2A Agricultural Guest Worker ...
Publication date: Dec. 1, 2022
Mallory RaheAssociate Professor, Agricultural Business and Policy ExtensionJoe KoenenCounty Engagement Specialist, Agricultural Business and PolicyFigure 1. It is important for landowners to understand fence and boundary law to avoid conflict with ...
Publication date: March 16, 2022
This record book is for Schedule F Receipts and Expenses, Schedule 4797, 1040 Non-Farm Income, 1040 Schedule A Deductions, Social Security Tax Record, costs of animals etc. bought for resale, and money borrowed and repaid.Farmers generally pay more ...
Publication date: Jan. 1, 2022
Robert A. Pierce IIAssociate Professor, Fisheries and Wildlife ExtensionRyan MilhollinState Specialist, Agricultural Business and Policy ExtensionFigure 1. A hunting lease provides an opportunity for a landowner to supplement their farm income and ...
Publication date: Dec. 1, 2021
Sam PollyPesticide Safety Education Program (PSEP) CoordinatorDivision of Plant Science and TechnologySafe and effective crop protection product handling and use involves following product labels as well as studying the newest applicator manuals to ...
Publication date: Aug. 1, 2021
Sam PollyPesticide Safety Education Program (PSEP) Coordinator, Division of Plant Science and TechnologySince pesticides have become an integral part of agriculture, a succession of federal and state laws has addressed the changing role of pesticides ...
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- Karisha Devlin FIELD SPECIALIST IN AGRICULTURAL BUSINESS View Profile
- Katie Neuner FIELD SPECIALIST IN AGRICULTURAL BUSINESS View Profile
- Randa Doty EXTENSION ENGAGEMENT SPECIALIST View Profile
- Wesley Tucker FIELD SPECIALIST IN AGRICULTURAL BUSINESS View Profile