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  1. Fruit Cultivars for Home Plantings

    Fruit Cultivars for Home Plantings

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    • Revised: Jan. 2012

    Success in growing fruits in home plantings largely depends on the type or cultivar selected. Midwestern growing conditions — cold winters; frosty or rainy springs; hot, dry summers — make it difficult to grow some of the well-known fruits. Every... Read more ...

  2. 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 ...

  3. 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 ...

  4. Estrus Synchronization Recommendations for Natural Service Bull Breeding

    Estrus Synchronization Recommendations for Natural Service Bull Breeding

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    • Reviewed: March 2021

    Introduction: While artificial insemination is an excellent choice for an increasing number of producers, it is not the only option after a synchronization program. A variety of simple synchronization protocols can be used effectively with natural... Read more ...

  5. Improving Habitats for Wildlife in Your Backyard and Neighborhood

    Improving Habitats for Wildlife in Your Backyard and Neighborhood

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    • New: May 2016

    NoteThis material is based upon work supported by the National Science Foundation under Award Number IIA-1355406. Any opinions, findings, and conclusions or recommenda­tions expressed in this material are those of the author(s) and do not... Read more ...

  6. Missouri Master Gardener Program Policies and Procedures

    Missouri Master Gardener Program Policies and Procedures

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    • Revised: June 2016

    Welcome to the Missouri Master Gardener program. In this program, you will receive classroom training to become a Master Gardener volunteer in partnership with University of Missouri Extension. More than 2,000 active Missouri Master Gardeners are... Read more ...

  7. 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... Read more ...

  8. Missouri Master Pollinator Steward Program: Insects

    Insects

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    • 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 ...

  9. Growing Home Garden Tomatoes

    Growing Home Garden Tomatoes

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    • Reviewed: April 2010

    The tomato is America's most popular home garden crop. Tomatoes require a small area, bear repeatedly, are widely adapted and easy to grow, and have many culinary uses. Tomatoes are rich in vitamins A and C, low in calories, and an excellent... Read more ...

  10. Missouri Farm Land Values Opinion Survey

    Missouri Farm Land Values Opinion Survey

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    • Revised: Jan. 2021

    A web-based survey was conducted in September 2020 to determine what people think has been happening to farmland values in Missouri. The survey was sent to persons we expected to have insight on land values. Ag lenders, rural appraisers and farmers... Read more ...

  11. Northern Missouri Beef Cow-Calf Planning Budget

    Northern Missouri Beef Cow-Calf Planning Budget

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    • Revised: Oct. 2020

    This budget presents information useful to beef farmers. Table 1 provides estimates for the 2021 year for a cow-calf operation (50-cow herd size and purchased replacements) in Northern Missouri for a fall and spring calving season. Assumptions were... Read more ...

  12. Small Flock Series: Incubation of Poultry

    Small Flock Series: Incubation of Poultry

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    • Revised: Feb. 2003

    Hatching eggs — watching an egg turn into a baby chick — is a learning experience for students of all ages as well as a practical way for you to start a small poultry flock. The incubation process is relatively simple, though it may not seem so... Read more ...

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