Gatlin Bunton is the Agronomy Specialist with UM Extension officed in Crawford County and began his duties May 1. He is a native of Edgar Springs, Missouri, growing up on a farm.
University of Missouri Extension specialist Rachel Hopkins received the first Conservationist of the Year Award from Women in NRCS (WIN).
Hopkins is a MU Extension county engagement specialist based in Potosi and a fourth-generation Crawford County cattle producer.
Earning a college certificate or degree can be a life-changing experience for any adult student. However, there can be many obstacles that often stand in the way – including financial barriers.
A swine artificial insemination program will be held on Thursday, August 27, 2019 from 6-8 p.m. at the Knights of Columbus Hall, 7057 Old 66, Cuba, MO. Topics covered will be heat defection, estrous synchronization techniques and AI methods. Dr. Timothy Safranski, State Extension Swine Specialist and Professor of Animal Science will present the program.
Sign-up has opened for the Market Facilitation Program (MFP), a U.S. Department of Agriculture program to assist farmers who continue to suffer from damages because of unjustified trade retaliation from foreign nations.