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  1. Backgrounding Calves Part 2: Herd Health and Feeding

    Backgrounding Calves Part 2: Herd Health and Feeding

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    • Reviewed: Oct. 1993

    Backgrounding calves, or taking weaned calves at about 450 pounds and feeding them up to 750 pounds or so, is becoming more popular among cattle producers. It can be a profit maker for the producer who wants an alternative to the cow/calf business,... Read more ...

  2. Crop Nutrient Deficiencies and Toxicities

    Crop Nutrient Deficiencies and Toxicities

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    • Download: Free
    • Reviewed: Nov. 2018

    Potassium-deficient rice will have yellow or brown areas on leaf tips and edges.Soil fertility is one of several factors, including light, moisture, weeds, insects, and diseases, that affect crop yield. An important part of crop farming is being able... Read more ...

  3. Before You Order Tree Seedlings

    Right Species, Right Place: Considerations Before You Order Tree Seedlings in Missouri

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    • Download: Free
    • Revised: Sept. 2017

    Good tree planting practices include good planting stock, a well-selected and properly prepared site, proper planting methods, and adequate protection and care of the tree seedlings before and after planting. Failure in any of these planting... Read more ...

  4. All-Weather Concrete Stock Tank

    All-Weather Concrete Stock Tank

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    • Download: Free
    • Reviewed: Dec. 1996

    A constant supply of clean fresh water is essential to an efficient livestock operation. A system providing water that is neither too cold in winter nor too warm in summer will promote increased consumption and result in better animal performance.The... Read more ...

  5. Fruit Production

    Fruit Production

    • Print: $10.00
    • Download: Free
    • Reviewed: July 2016

    Missouri is home to almost all temperate zone fruit plants, including strawberries, raspberries, blackberries, gooseberries, currants, blueberries, grapes, apricots, cherries, plums, nectarines, peaches, apples and pears. They can be harvested from... Read more ...

  6. From Seed to Harvest and Beyond: Garden Journal and Calendar

    From Seed to Harvest and Beyond: Garden Journal and Calendar

    • Print: $20.00
    • New: March 2014

    The From Seed to Harvest and Beyond: Garden Journal and Calendar is a garden journal for all Missouri gardeners, including Missouri Master Gardeners, as well as a how-to guide and information resource. It provides a place to keep all gardening... Read more ...

  7. Can-Do Recipes: Canned Chicken

    Can-Do Recipes: Canned Chicken

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    • Download: Free
    • New: Dec. 2012

    Easy-to-prepare recipes using canned chicken as the main ingredient are displayed in this four-page flier. Additional cooking and preparation tips, measurement conversions, safety measures and a glossary of cooking terms are also included.Topics... Read more ...

  8. Vegetable Gardening

    Vegetable Gardening

    • Print: $10.00
    • Download: Free
    • New: July 2008

    Vegetable gardening is a rewarding activity that can provide fresh, flavorful produce. It offers many of the same benefits as other gardening activities, including exercise, fresh air, landscape beautification and enjoyment. In addition, it promotes... Read more ...

  9. Insect and Mite Pests of Apples

    Insect and Mite Pests of Apples

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    • Download: Free
    • New: May 2001

    Knowledge of a pest's biology, including the stages at which it causes damage and its seasonal occurrence, and recognition of damage are essential to both conventional and alternative control methods in orchard pest management. This publication... Read more ...

  10. Soil Testing in Missouri

    Soil Testing in Missouri

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    • Download: Free
    • Revised: Jan. 2012

    Soil testing is a process or a group of processes used to estimate the ability of a soil to supply plant nutrients or support plant growth. Soil test results enable evaluation of the fertility status of soil represented by a sample. This guide... Read more ...

  11. Organic Vegetable Gardening Techniques

    Organic Vegetable Gardening Techniques

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    • Download: Free
    • Revised: May 2010

    In agriculture, the word organic has come to mean “foodstuff grown or raised without synthetic fertilizers or pesticides or hormones.” According to the USDA National Organic Standard Board, organic agriculture:Is an ecological production... Read more ...

  12. Weed and Brush Control for Forages, Pastures and Noncropland

    Weed and Brush Control for Forages, Pastures and Noncropland

    • Print: $30.00
    • New: Nov. 2014

    Check out our ID Weeds app to help identify weeds,Apple App for iPhones, iPads.Google Play Store for Android devices.Annual broadleaf and grass weeds can become a serious problem in pastures and forages unless proper weed management is practiced.... Read more ...

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