Strip Trial Program
The “MU Certified” Strip Trial Program is a grower-focused program designed to help Missouri farmers and crop advisors compare on-farm management decisions and practices in a low-cost, low-risk setting.
This program uses on-farm and field-scale research to provide growers with farm-specific data and information they can use to guide decisions and evaluate best management practices while protecting or improving their bottom line.
The program tools and personalized summary report are available at no cost for Missouri growers involved in the strip trial program.
Goals of the program
- Farmer led and farmer focused
- Applied research/trials….“on-farm”
- Practical info and results for farmers
- Deliver results for next growing season
- Maintain or improve grower profitability
- Enhance environmental stewardship and sustainability
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Event date: Dec. 1, 2020 - Dec. 2, 2020
Farmers and crop specialists are invited to attend a special annual conference for industry updates from leading agriculture researchers at the University of Missouri and other institutions across the US. We’re facing unprecedented challenges as we ...
News & articles
- Published: Wednesday, Oct. 21, 2020
COLUMBIA, Mo. – University of Missouri Extension is looking for farmers to participate in fertilizer trials as part of the “MU Certified” Strip Trial Program.MU Extension nutrient management specialist John Lory, who leads the program, said ...
- Published: Thursday, Oct. 15, 2020
COLUMBIA, Mo. – University of Missouri Extension is looking for farmers to participate in cover crop trials as part of the “MU Certified” Strip Trial Program.MU Extension nutrient management specialist John Lory, who leads the program, said ...
- Published: Wednesday, Jan. 31, 2018
COLUMBIA, Mo. – New University of Missouri Extension plant pathologist Kaitlyn Bissonnette brings research on soybean cyst nematode (SCN) management to Missouri.SCN numbers are growing in Missouri as farmers devote more acres to soybean production. ...