Home & Garden Show being held March 3-6

    The 44th Annual Builders St. Louis Home & Garden Show, presented by LP® SmartSide®, returns to America’s Center Thursday, March 3 through Sunday, March 6. The Home & Garden Show gives area consumers a chance to see, learn about and buy the latest home products and services under one roof. The Show is produced by the Home Builders Association of St. Louis and Eastern Missouri.  

NRCS Missouri announces conservation partnership funding opportunities

USDA’s Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) is seeking opportunities to partner with and support the efforts of natural resource conservation partners in Missouri. The overall intent is to solicit partnerships which help provide education and technical assistance to agricultural producers utilizing USDA-NRCS programs. 

USDA extends application deadline for ReConnect Program funding to March 9

    U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) Rural Development Under Secretary Xochitl Torres Small announced the Department is extending the application deadline for funding to expand access to high-speed internet for millions of rural Americans nationwide to March 9, 2022. USDA is making the funding available under the ReConnect Program.

How to properly care for the newborn calf

Many beef and dairy calves will be born in the next three months. As spring calving season approaches, University of Missouri Extension experts stress the importance of properly caring for newborn calves.

Poultry virus confirmed in state bordering Missouri

Missouri poultry producers, both commercial and backyard flocks, are encouraged to review and tighten biosecurity protocols in light of the avian influenza virus confirmation in birds east of the Mississippi River.

Missouri 4-H , MU Extension launch new crop event

Missouri 4-H youths and volunteers can learn about common Missouri crops, insects, diseases, disorders, weeds and pesticide safety through a new 4-H Crop Scouting program.