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  1. Rations for Growing and Finishing Beef Cattle

    Rations for Growing and Finishing Beef Cattle

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    • Reviewed: Oct. 1993

    Formulating a ration is a matter of combining feeds to make a ration that will be eaten in the amount needed to supply the daily nutrient requirements of the animal.In addition to being nutritionally adequate, a good cattle ration should be... Read more ...

  2. Managing Purchased Feeder Pigs

    Managing Purchased Feeder Pigs

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    • Reviewed: Oct. 1993

    Missouri is a major feeder pig producing state and annually markets large numbers of pigs that other farmers feed out to market weight. During these marketing and transportation processes, stress can affect the performance of feeder pigs. Buyers... Read more ...

  3. Mineral Supplements for Beef Cattle

    Mineral Supplements for Beef Cattle

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    • Reviewed: Nov. 2017

    Beef cattle require a number of dietary mineral elements for normal bodily maintenance, growth, and reproduction. Minerals that are required in relatively large amounts are called major or macro elements. Those needed in small amounts are classified... Read more ...

  4. 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 ...

  5. 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 ...

  6. Swine Management Check Sheet

    Swine Management Check Sheet

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    • Reviewed: Nov. 2018

    This publication highlights some of the major swine management techniques producers should periodically check.Setting goalsOne aspect of good management is setting goals. This requires a record system adequate to determine your current position and... Read more ...

  7. Clover Kids Leader’s Guide

    Clover Kids Leader’s Guide

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    • New: Oct. 2021

    Please note that this is a digital download. After ordering, you will be taken to a page with the download link. You will not receive a print copy. The 4-H Clover Kids program is designed to introduce a variety of 4-H experiences to youth ages 5... Read more ...

  8. Care of Pigs From Farrowing to Weaning

    Care of Pigs From Farrowing to Weaning

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    • Reviewed: Nov. 2018

    The most critical period in the life cycle of a pig is from birth to weaning. On the average, about two pigs per litter are lost during this period. Poor management is the major contributing factor, although the actual cause may be crushing, bleeding... Read more ...

  9. 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 ...

  10. Beef Backgrounding Planning Budget

    Beef Backgrounding Planning Budget

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    • Revised: Oct. 2021

    Using this planning budget, beef backgrounders may estimate their costs and returns for 2022. Table 1 presents estimates for steer calves purchased and backgrounded in Missouri. Assumptions were based on price forecasts as of October 2021. Detailed... Read more ...

  11. Selecting Landscape Plants: Ornamental Vines

    Selecting Landscape Plants: Ornamental Vines

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    • Reviewed: Jan. 2001

    Vines serve many useful landscaping purposes. Where space is limited, vines may be used as dividers or barriers. They can screen unsightly views or provide privacy for the patio or porch. The monotony of a long fence or blank wall may be broken with... Read more ...

  12. Managing for White-tailed Deer in Missouri: Setting and Accomplishing Management Goal

    Managing for White-tailed Deer in Missouri: Setting and Accomplishing Management Goals

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    • New: July 2012

    This deer conservation guide is one in a series developed jointly by MU Extension and the Missouri Department of Conservation.Robert A. Pierce IIFisheries and Wildlife State SpecialistSchool of Natural ResourcesBrad MormannPrivate Land... Read more ...

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