MDC confirms invasive Emerald Ash Borer in 16 new Missouri counties

The Missouri Department of Conservation (MDC) reports the presence of Emerald Ash Borer (EAB) in 16 new counties across Missouri. Collaborative efforts by MDC staff, Missouri Department of Agriculture inspectors, and USDA Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service officers, EAB has been detected in Benton, Boone, Cooper, Douglas, Holt, Howard, Howell, Linn, Montgomery, Morgan, Nodaway, Osage, Ozark, Pettis, Putnam, and Randolph counties this year.

Sellers, buyers benefit at fall sales of Show-Me-Select replacement heifers

Show-Me-Select replacement heifer sales offer cow-herd profits for both sellers and buyers.
For sellers, sales reward a year of care given heifers raised and bred under University of Missouri Extension plans.

Scarecrow contest winners announced - PHOTO GALLERY

    Scarecrows flocked to Cuba during October as part of the Cuba Fest Committee’s first annual scarecrow contest. Over a dozen businesses took part in the contest with votes being cast during the annual Cuba Fest, which was held October 19-20.

Auditions for 9-5 The Musical planned

    East Central College theatre is proud to announce auditions for their spring show, 9-5 The Musical with music and lyrics by Dolly Parton and the book by Patricia Resnick, the show is based on the seminal 1980 hit movie. Set in the late 1970s, this hilarious story of friendship and revenge in the Rolodex era is outrageous, thought-provoking and even a little romantic.