MU Strip Trial Program seeks participants for fertilizer trials

University of Missouri Extension is looking for farmers to participate in fertilizer trials as part of the “MU Certified” Strip Trial Program.
MU Extension nutrient management specialist John Lory, who leads the program, said this year’s farmer panel approved trials focused on improving management of fertilizer in corn and soybean rotations, wheat and forages.

MU Extension offers farm lease program Nov. 10

Landowners and renters can learn about farm leases from University of Missouri Extension specialists 6-9 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 10.

Nursing students attend clinical orientation day

These first-year East Central College nursing students are beginning their journey into the health care field. The students were in full uniform Tuesday, Oct. 13, for clinical orientation day. Clinicals are a vital, hands-on portion of the nursing program curriculum.

CLAIM volunteers ready to assist with Medicare during current open enrollment

    Missourians with Medicare have an opportunity to review their plan options and costs during open enrollment, which started October 15.
    Each year, the open enrollment period which runs Oct. 15 through Dec. 7, presents Missourians with the opportunity to change their Medicare Part D coverage or Medicare Advantage plans.

Virtual quilt auction will benefit Missouri 4-H

    The Missouri 4-H Foundation will host its first virtual quilt auction this fall and is seeking donations of handmade quilts of all sizes, either machine- or hand-quilted.