Missouri observing National 4-H Week, Oct. 3-9

“Find Your Spark” is the theme of this year’s National 4-H Week, observed Oct. 3-9.

Financial aid workshops are being held at ECC

    East Central College’s financial aid department will hold a series of workshops to help students fill out the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) over the course of several evenings.

Pork industry interns wanted

    Internship programs are a great opportunity for college students to make contacts and gain experience while still in school. One such opportunity is with the Missouri Pork Association and their internship program.

Missouri Pork Association calls for applicants to the 2022 Youth Pork Ambassador Program

    The Missouri Pork Association is now accepting applications for the 2022 Youth Pork Ambassador Program. The program allows students to actively interact with leaders in Missouri’s pork industry and receive a $1,000 scholarship, payable to any technical school, community college, or a four-year institution.

Safe storage of farm chemicals protects people, animals

Proper inventory management of farm chemicals saves money and protects animals, people and the environment, says University of Missouri Extension specialist Sam Polly.

Cut safety risks when using a chainsaw

“Not out of the woods yet” takes on new meaning during fall, when chainsaw accidents increase.