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  1. Missouri Master Pollinator Steward Program: Insects

    Insects

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    • Download: Free
    • New: Oct. 2017

    Insects are the most abundant animals on earth. They exert important effects, both positive and negative, on our lives in ways we might not even think about. Although the vast majority of insects are either beneficial or harmless, we often are most... Read more ...

  2. Feeding and Housing Dairy Goats

    Feeding and Housing Dairy Goats

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    • Reviewed: Oct. 1993

    Sound feeding practices and good housing facilities result in optimum growth and high milk production and contribute to the good health and comfort of dairy goats.Feeding the dairy goatWhen feeding dairy goats, keep these objectives in mind:Feed a... Read more ...

  3. MyPlate: Kid-Friendly Veggies and Fruits — 10 Tips for Making Healthy Foods More Fun

    MyPlate: Kid-Friendly Veggies and Fruits — 10 Tips for Making Healthy Foods More Fun for Children

    • Print: $6.25
    • Download: Free
    • Reviewed: June 2011

    This series of tipsheets and a brochure help consumers make healthy food choices for their families. They promote MyPlate released by the United States Departments of Agriculture and Health and Human Services in June of 2011 to promote healthy food... Read more ...

  4. MyPlate: Focus on Fruits — 10 Tips to Help You Eat More Fruits

    MyPlate: Focus on Fruits — 10 Tips to Help You Eat More Fruits

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    • Reviewed: June 2011

    This series of tip sheets and a brochure help consumers make healthy food choices for their families. They promote MyPlate released by the United States Departments of Agriculture and Health and Human Services in June of 2011 to promote healthy food... Read more ...

  5. Dairy Grazing: Fence and Water Systems

    Dairy Grazing: Fence and Water Systems

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    • Download: Free
    • New: Nov. 2013

       Dairy grazing publication seriesThis publication is one in a series about operating and managing a pasture-based dairy. Although these publications often refer to conditions in Missouri, many of the principles and concepts described... Read more ...

  6. Beef Backgrounding Planning Budget

    Beef Backgrounding Planning Budget

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    • Download: Free
    • Revised: Oct. 2020

    This budget presents information useful to beef farmers. Table 1 presents estimates for the 2021 year for backgrounded steer calves in Missouri. Assumptions were based on price forecasts as of October 2020. Detailed prices and practices are... Read more ...

  7. Soil Testing for Lawns

    Soil Testing for Lawns

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    • Download: Free
    • Reviewed: June 2008

    Soil testing provides an estimate of the plant-available nutrients in the soil and is an essential tool for a sound fertilization program. Periodic soil testing will help to correct nutrient deficiencies, avoid excess fertilizer applications and... Read more ...

  8. Missouri Master Naturalist State Program Manual

    Missouri Master Naturalist State Program Manual

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    • Download: Free
    • Reviewed: Jan. 2017

    Learn about the workings of the Missouri Master Naturalist program. Along with an overview of this statewide volunteer conservation program, this manual details certification, training and volunteer service requirements and offers operation and... Read more ...

  9. Prevention of Poultry Disease

    Prevention of Poultry Disease

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    • Download: Free
    • Reviewed: Jan. 1996

    An adequate disease prevention program is essential to a profitable commercial poultry operation. Chronic diseases can reduce efficiency and increase costs. Although a disease prevention program may not show immediate returns on the investment, it... Read more ...

  10. Steps in Fertilizing Garden Soil: Vegetables and Annual Flowers

    Steps in Fertilizing Garden Soil: Vegetables and Annual Flowers

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    • Download: Free
    • Revised: Sept. 2005

    You can't look at the soil, or smell it, or feel it and tell whether it has 10 pounds or 100 pounds of available phosphorus per acre. But if you bring a sample of this soil to your local MU Extension center or mail it to an MU Soil and Plant... Read more ...

  11. Can-Do Recipes: Elbow Macaroni

    Can-Do Recipes: Elbow Macaroni

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    • Download: Free
    • New: Feb. 2017

    Find tasty recipes using pasta and canned goods to make such foods as Minestrone Soup and Southwest Baked Pasta and Cheese in this four-page flier. Also included are measurement equivalents and a selected glossary of cooking... Read more ...

  12. Hog Finishing Planning Budget

    Hog Finishing Planning Budget

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    • New: Oct. 2019

    This budget presents information useful to swine farmers. Table 1 presents estimates for a hog finishing operation in Missouri that purchases 103 head of 40 pound pigs and sells 100 head of 280 pound market hogs. Assumptions were based on price... Read more ...

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