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  1. Vegetable Gardening

    Vegetable Gardening

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    • 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. Fruit Production

    Fruit Production

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    • 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 ...

  3. Establishment and Care of Woody Ornamentals

    Establishment and Care of Woody Ornamentals

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    • Reviewed: Feb. 2016

    Trees and shrubs add beauty and value to residential and commercial properties. Well-placed plants can provide color, movement and interesting textures and also reduce energy costs. However, success with woody plants requires care in plant selection,... Read more ...

  4. Verbal Farm Rental Agreements Under Missouri Law

    Verbal Farm Rental Agreements Under Missouri Law

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    • Revised: Nov. 2020

    Figure 1. Written farm leases are important for landowners and tenants to outline responsibilities, duties and liabilities of an agreement.Verbal farm leases are a tradition in Missouri agriculture. Oral farm leases continue to make up around... Read more ...

  5. Vegetable Planting Calendar

    Vegetable Planting Calendar

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    • Reviewed: Feb. 2016

    Home production of vegetables has been increasing in popularity in recent years.  In addition to saving on the family food bill, the availability of fresh, inexpensive produce from the family garden is conducive to maintaining good dietary habits by... Read more ...

  6. 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 ...

  7. 2018 Cash Rental Rates in Missouri

    2018 Cash Rental Rates in Missouri

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    • Revised: Aug. 2018

    The United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) reports that 35 percent of Missouri farmland is rented. That means that about 9.8 million acres of Missouri agricultural land is rented. To help both landowners and farmers, the University of... Read more ...

  8. 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 ...

  9. Missouri No-Till Planting Systems

    Missouri No-Till Planting Systems

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    • New: Feb. 1997

    Information about no-till crop production comes to us from all over the United States, but can it be used on Missouri farms? The purpose of this publication is to review briefly what has been learned and applied in Missouri. These pages will not... Read more ...

  10. Pumps and Watering Systems for Managed Beef Grazing

    Pumps and Watering Systems for Managed Beef Grazing

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    • Reviewed: April 2007

    Water for beef cattle may come from wells, ponds, creeks, springs or public water supplies, although the last of these sources can be too costly for watering a large herd year-round. Wells are a prime source of water at the farmstead. However, cattle... Read more ...

  11. Missouri Industrial Hemp Production

    Missouri Industrial Hemp Production

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    • New: Dec. 2019

    Following the Controlled Substances Act of 1970, all Cannabis (industrial hemp and marijuana) was illegal to produce. However, with the 2014 and 2018 federal farm bills and recent Missouri legislation (HB 2034 in 2018 and SB 133 in 2019), Missouri... Read more ...

  12. Sheep — Early Lambing Planning Budget

    Sheep — Early Lambing Planning Budget

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    • Revised: Oct. 2021

    The sheep budget is designed to reflect the economic costs and returns of a 50 ewe, winter lambing flock (December/January) with lambs marketed between 60 to 70 pounds in April/May. This management system takes advantage of expected seasonally high... Read more ...

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