BoxK Farms joins Angus Association

    BoxK Farms LLC, Bourbon, Missouri, is a new member of the American Angus Association®, reports Mark McCully, CEO of the national breed organization headquartered in Saint Joseph, Missouri.

ECC sees enrollment increase for the fall 2021 semester

    More students are enrolled at East Central College than during each of the past two fall semesters. Enrollment is up 2.5 percent in total student headcount in the fall 2021 semester compared to the fall 2020 semester.

Deadline nears for 2021 Missouri Farmland Value Opinion Survey

The deadline to participate in the 2021 Missouri Farmland Value Opinion Survey is Oct. 13.

ECC to expand touchless entry door upgrades for great security, access

    East Central College will expand the scope of work for its touchless entry doors to provide better access, and increased safety at college facilities.

Produce safety field day offers farm tour, on-site experts

Farmers can see produce safety best practices in action at an Oct. 11 field day at Happy Hollow Farm in Jamestown, Missouri.
The field day is presented by Missouri Farmers Union with University of Missouri Extension and Lincoln University Cooperative Extension.

Applications for student financial aid opens

    The primary form used to determine student financial aid eligibility opened Oct. 1, for students enrolling in the 2022-2023 academic year. The Free Application for Federal Student Aid, often known as the FAFSA, is used by colleges and universities, the state, and federal government to award grants, scholarships, work-study, and student loans. Students should submit a FAFSA every year they plan to attend college.