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  1. Health entrepreneurship could boost access to care

    Health entrepreneurship could boost access to care

    • Oct. 18, 2021

    COLUMBIA, Mo. – Missouri ranks below the national average in many key measures related to health and access to health care, especially in rural parts of the state. A new report from University of Missouri Extension suggests that “health... Read more ...

  2. Test for SCN after soybean harvest

    Test for SCN after soybean harvest

    • Oct. 18, 2021

    COLUMBIA, Mo. – The best time to test for soybean cyst nematode (SCN) is right after soybean harvest, says University of Missouri Extension plant pathologist Kaitlyn Bissonnette. Missouri farmers can submit two free tests to SCN Diagnostics... Read more ...

  3. St. Louis teen is grand prize winner of 2021 Young Entrepreneurs Pitch Challenge

    St. Louis teen is grand prize winner of 2021 Young Entrepreneurs Pitch Challenge

    • Oct. 18, 2021

    COLUMBIA, Mo. – Anjana Goli, 15, envisioned a website called RecipEazy that would empower home chefs with customizable recipes and online ingredient ordering. The idea earned Goli, of St. Louis, the grand prize in this year’s annual Missouri... Read more ...

  4. MU Extension hosts food drive and wellness fair, Oct. 22 in Columbia

    • Oct. 14, 2021

    On Oct. 22, University of Missouri Extension will host a morning food drive to benefit Tiger Pantry and an afternoon Health & Wellness Fair that will include educational exhibits, hearing screenings, fitness classes and food demonstrations. This Day... Read more ...

  5. Missouri’s fall foliage color show begins soon

    Missouri’s fall foliage color show begins soon

    • Oct. 13, 2021

    COLUMBIA, Mo. – Fall color is kind of like Christmas morning, says University of Missouri Extension horticulturist David Trinklein. “You don’t know if you are going to get an orange or a lump of coal in your stocking.” Some years are better... Read more ...

  6. MU Extension hosts webinar series on food plots for wildlife

    • Oct. 12, 2021

    COLUMBIA, Mo. – University of Missouri Extension will offer a three-night webinar series on “Establishing and Maintaining Food Plots for Wildlife.”The series, 7-8:30 p.m. Oct. 26-28, is intended to help landowners design, establish and maintain... Read more ...

  7. Autumn is pumpkin time

    Autumn is pumpkin time

    • Oct. 11, 2021

    COLUMBIA, Mo. – “This fall, millions of Americans will make an annual pilgrimage to a retail outlet to purchase a vegetable they, unfortunately, are unlikely to eat,” said University of Missouri Extension horticulturist David Trinklein.In the... Read more ...

  8. Neighboring Challenge logs 5,579 acts of neighboring in state; Greene County prizewinners announced

    • Oct. 4, 2021

    SPRINGFIELD, Mo. – At the end of Good Neighbor Week in Missouri, organizers documented 5,579 acts of neighboring submitted by nearly 100 groups and individuals.In Greene County, where a 1,000 Acts of Neighboring Challenge was held, county residents... Read more ...

  9. Make a plan when marketing this year's grain crop

    • Sept. 30, 2021

    COLUMBIA, Mo. – “If you fail to plan, you are planning to fail.” Crop farmers should take this adage to heart when marketing their grain, advises University of Missouri Extension agricultural economist Martyn Foreman. “If you haven’t... Read more ...

  10. Missouri 4-H'ers compete at state public speaking contest

    Missouri 4-H'ers compete at state public speaking contest

    • Sept. 30, 2021

    COLUMBIA, Mo. – Missouri 4-H youths gathered Sept. 25 on the University of Missouri campus in Columbia for the annual State 4-H Public Speaking Contest.The contest is one of Missouri 4-H’s oldest and most popular traditions, said Samantha... Read more ...

  11. Choose the right pest control provider before the bedbugs bite

    Choose the right pest control provider before the bedbugs bite

    • Sept. 29, 2021

    COLUMBIA, Mo. – To some, “Don’t let the bedbugs bite” isn’t just a quaint good-night wish. Bedbugs are a nightmare for people in the hospitality and housing industries, says Sam Polly, coordinator of University of Missouri Extension’s... Read more ...

  12. Pearls of Production conference offers hands-on biosecurity training

    Pearls of Production conference offers hands-on biosecurity training

    • Sept. 27, 2021

    COLUMBIA, Mo. – The Pearls of Production: Women in Agriculture program focuses on leadership and hands-on training for women in livestock production in Missouri.This year’s event, coordinated by University of Missouri Extension, is Nov. 5-6 in... Read more ...

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