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Chino Valley Fire District Hay Fire
Jul 05, 2019

Preventing Hay Fires with a Thermometer

Farmers can prevent hay fires by monitoring hay temperature after baling according to Tim Schnakenberg, agronomy specialist with University of Missouri Extension.

MIZZOU Fescue Cow
Jul 01, 2019

Endopyte Infected Fescue and Ergot is "Right on Schedule"

Dilution of fescue pastures by interseeding novel fescue is one way to solve the problem of toxic summer pastures.

Downey Ranch grazing cow calf angus flint hills kansas
Mar 10, 2019

Use Sound Grazing Practices to Reduce Overgrazing and Weeds

Last year's extreme weather conditions created a forage shortage. As a result, many pastures were overgrazed.

Jan 02, 2018

Farm Bill Action Possible in Early 2018, With an “If”

If Congress keeps much of the present law, it’s possible that a new farm bill could be passed in early 2018, says a University of Missouri policy analyst.