Heroes to Hives and other MU Extension programs help veterans

Beginning farmer and 25-year Army veteran Eric Work’s calendar is full of educational programs offered by University of Missouri Extension.

Overwidth hauling permit to aid hay movement extended by MoDOT

            Continued drought conditions through much of the state have prompted the Missouri Department of Transportation to extend the special overwidth hauling permit for hay at no cost through Dec. 1, 2022.

Take some safety precautions when you 'fall back'

State Fire Marshal Tim Bean recommends Missouri families invest the extra time gained this weekend as we "fall back" to Central Standard Time to take several simple steps to keep their families safe during autumn and winter. On Sunday, Nov. 6, at 2 a.m., clocks "fall back" one hour as daylight saving time ends.

MRCS in Missouri accepting applications from producers, landowners for the ACEP

              USDA is accepting applications from agricultural producers and forest landowners in Missouri for the Agricultural Conservation Easement Program (ACEP), which helps producers enroll wetlands, grasslands, and farmlands into conservation easements.

Missouri NRCA announces application deadline of November 18 for financial assistance through CSP

             The Missouri Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) has announced November 18, 2022, as the cut-off date to apply for the next available opportunity in Fiscal Year (FY) 2023 Conservation Stewardship Program (CSP) Classic.

Spring flowers shine from bulbs planted in the fall

              If you think autumn is the time to put away your gardening tools for the year, think again. It’s bulb-planting time.