Free family gardening fair planned in Rolla

University of Missouri Extension and Phelps County Master Gardeners are hosting a Free Growing Green Family Fair, a day of gardening fun for the entire family, on Saturday, April 13, 2019 at the First Baptist Church Ministry Center, 801 North Cedar Street, Rolla, Missouri (corner of Cedar Street and 10th Street) from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Entries sought for Missouri Ag photo contest

The Missouri Department of Agriculture today launched the 10th annual Focus on Missouri Agriculture photo contest, asking Missourians to share the unique stories and images of agriculture through photographs.

Consider native warm-season grasses to complement tall fescue

COLUMBIA, Mo. – Native warm-season grasses can yield more forage than traditional tall fescue, says Tim Schnakenberg, University of Missouri Extension agronomy specialist.

Use sound grazing practices to reduce overgrazing and weeds

COLUMBIA, Mo. – Weed problems may explode this year thanks to the drought of 2018 and residual problems associated with overgrazing in parched pastures, says University of Missouri Extension agronomist Valerie Tate.