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  1. It all started at the show ring

    It all started at the show ring

    • April 15, 2021

    COLUMBIA, Mo. – Jenna Hasekamp, a member of the Audrain County F&L Hustlers 4-H Club, is helping to pioneer the participation of Missouri community college teams at livestock judging contests.This fall, Hasekamp will join North Central Missouri... Read more ...

  2. MU Extension offers free 1-hour suicide prevention class

    • April 14, 2021

    COLUMBIA, Mo. – An hour of your time could save a life.University of Missouri Extension will offer free one-hour suicide prevention training sessions online in April and May.QPR Gatekeeper Training helps participants “question, persuade and... Read more ...

  3. Lighting a spark for the future

    Lighting a spark for the future

    • April 12, 2021

    COLUMBIA, Mo. – March 2020 would have been the fifth year of Camp CaPow—College Access-Planning Our Way. Held at the University of Missouri’s Family Impact Center in Columbia, Camp CaPow is a weeklong opportunity for middle school students to... Read more ...

  4. Master Gardeners do more than garden

    Master Gardeners do more than garden

    • April 12, 2021

    ST. LOUIS, Mo. – St. Louis area Master Gardeners may be as well known for their community spirit as for the beautiful and bountiful gardens they tend.“It’s safe to say our volunteers have really helped transform the region,” said Holly... Read more ...

  5. A masterpiece of inclusion: Ferguson Farmers Market community garden

    A masterpiece of inclusion: Ferguson Farmers Market community garden

    • April 11, 2021

    FERGUSON, Mo. – Many dabble in the art of gardening, but Ron Brown takes its meaning to a new level.One of his masterpieces is the accessible garden he has designed for participants in United Cerebral Palsy Heartland’s day programs.Brown, a... Read more ...

  6. From overlooked plot to community hub: Wildwood YMCA gardens

    From overlooked plot to community hub: Wildwood YMCA gardens

    • April 11, 2021

    WILDWOOD, Mo. – For Jodi Smedley, being a Master Gardener is about much more than gardening. Through her work with the Wildwood YMCA, Smedley has realized the impact gardening can have on everyday life and the community as a whole.As a Master... Read more ...

  7. Should soybean be planted before corn? MU research still favors corn

    Should soybean be planted before corn? MU research still favors corn

    • April 8, 2021

    COLUMBIA, Mo. – In recent years, the agriculture community began discussing whether it makes sense to plant soybean first and delay corn planting.The University of Missouri Food and Agricultural Policy Research Institute predicts a 7% increase in... Read more ...

  8. Final push for 4-H Feeding Missouri food drive

    Final push for 4-H Feeding Missouri food drive

    • April 8, 2021

    COLUMBIA, Mo. – Missouri 4-H’ers across the state need generous donors to give a hand in the final weeks of the 4-H Feeding Missouri food drive, which ends April 30.To help reach its 2021 goal, Missouri 4-H asks Missourians to donate online at... Read more ...

  9. Profitable cow-calf operations begin with early calvers

    • April 8, 2021

    COLUMBIA, Mo. – Cows need to conceive and calve early to earn their keep.University of Missouri Extension beef cow-calf specialist Jordan Thomas says managing for a short or even an “ultra-short” calving season should determine which cows get... Read more ...

  10. Free online Annie's Project course begins in May

    Free online Annie's Project course begins in May

    • April 7, 2021

    EDINA, Mo. – Women involved in agriculture can learn how to strengthen their farming operation and network with other women in the industry at a free online Annie’s Project course presented by University of Missouri Extension and the Missouri... Read more ...

  11. MU Plant Diagnostic Clinic is now open

    • April 7, 2021

    COLUMBIA, Mo. – Like humans, plants can get sick and need someone to diagnose their illnesses, says Peng Tian, the new lab director of the University of Missouri Plant Diagnostic Clinic.The Plant Diagnostic Clinic has served Missourians since 1965... Read more ...

  12. Missouri Dairy Hall of Honors recognizes 5 dairy leaders

    • April 6, 2021

    COLUMBIA, Mo. – The Missouri Dairy Hall of Honors has announced its latest award winners. Due to COVID-19, honorees will be recognized in 2022, according to Gloria Johnson, executive secretary for the Missouri Dairy Hall of Honors.Joe Horner, Dairy... Read more ...

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