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  1. 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 ...

  2. Managing Lawns and Turfgrass

    Managing Lawns and Turfgrass

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    • Reviewed: May 2016

    It takes some time and effort to develop a lawn with the right mixture of turfgrass species and varieties for your landscape and situation, but it is worth the investment to achieve results that are attractive, durable and easy to maintain. Important... Read more ...

  3. Cool-Season Grasses: Lawn Maintenance Calendar

    Cool-Season Grasses: Lawn Maintenance Calendar

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    • Download: Free
    • Reviewed: Feb. 2015

    Brad S. FresenburgTurfgrass State SpecialistDivision of Plant SciencesLee MillerExtension Turfgrass PathologistDivision of Plant SciencesEstablished lawns may be maintained at different levels of perfection according to individual situations and... Read more ...

  4. 2016 Custom Rates for Farm Services in Missouri

    Custom Rates for Farm Services in Missouri

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    • Revised: May 2020

    The rates reported in this guide summarize a statewide survey conducted online and by solicitations of University of Missouri Extension specialists in the winter of 2019–2020. We asked farmers, agribusiness firms and land improvement contractors to... Read more ...

  5. Insect/Mite Identification Form

    Insect/Mite Identification Form

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    • Download: Free
    • Reviewed: Jan. 2015

    The Plant Diagnostic Laboratory identifies the cause of plant diseases, as well as disorders caused by insects, herbicides, nutrient imbalances and many other factors. Sample submission to the clinic is often the first step toward identifying the... Read more ...

  6. Rules for Missouri Fire Protection Districts - Page 4

    Rules for Missouri Fire Protection Districts - Page 4

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    • Revised: May 2020

    Section 8 of Article VII of the Missouri Constitution states that no person shall be elected or appointed to any office who is not a citizen of the United States. The Section also generally prohibits office holders who have not resided in this state... Read more ...

  7. Interpreting Missouri Soil Test Reports

    Interpreting Missouri Soil Test Reports

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    • Download: Free
    • Reviewed: Nov. 1998

    The Missouri Soil Test Report is an important tool for making management decisions for crop and forage production. This guide will help you understand the soil test report and make the results more useful for your farming operation. Figure 1Sample... Read more ...

  8. Fruit Production

    Fruit Production

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    • Reviewed: July 2016

    Michele WarmundDivision of Plant SciencesMissouri is home to almost all temperate zone fruit plants, including strawberries, raspberries, blackberries, gooseberries, currants, blueberries, grapes, apricots, cherries, plums, nectarines, peaches,... Read more ...

  9. Establishing Forages

    Establishing Forages

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    • Reviewed: Aug. 1996

    Avoid forage seeding failures by using research-proven procedures. Seeding failures are costly, not only in seed and labor cost, but in providing inadequate feed the following year.Adequate moisture, temperature, plant nutrients, air and light are... Read more ...

  10. Missouri Grazing Manual

    Missouri Grazing Manual

    • Print: $20.00
    • Reviewed: July 2020

    This manual is designed to acquaint readers with the principles on which successful grazing management is based. This manual brings together a group of researchers, educators and producers with broad experience in land management and forage/livestock... Read more ...

  11. 5 Steps to Buying Meat Direct From the Farm

    5 Steps to Buying Meat Direct From the Farm

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    • Download: Free
    • New: May 2022

    To access and purchase local meat, consumers have choices. One option is to buy a live animal from a livestock producer and have that animal processed at a custom-exempt, state-inspected or federally inspected facility. Rather than purchase a whole... Read more ...

  12. Seeding Rates, Dates and Depths for Common Missouri Forages

    Seeding Rates, Dates and Depths for Common Missouri Forages

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    • Reviewed: June 2001

    The first step in forage management is the proper establishment of pasture and hay fields. This in turn depends on proper seeding. If the seeding rate is too low, the stand will be thin and weedy. If it is too high, establishment costs will be... Read more ...

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