All children deserve clean air, clean water, safe food and products, and healthy places in which to live, learn, and play. Exposures to chemicals in paint, dust and consumer products, among other environmental hazards in the home, can negatively impact children's developmental and respiratory health.
The Gasconade County Soil & Water Conservation District (GCSWCD) is hosting a fall farm tour on October 18 beginning at 3:30 p.m.
University of Missouri Extension has developed an innovative online program with the focus on building better leaders beginning January 21, 2019 and ending April 8, 2019. Registration deadline is Monday, January 7, 2019.
Fall has arrived and so has the time for harvesting crops. The Missouri State Highway Patrol reminds drivers to expect heavier farm machinery traffic--especially on rural highways. Please obey all traffic laws and remain vigilant. Most importantly, everyone is encouraged to share the road. Farmers and motorists alike should be safe, courteous drivers.
Cooler temperatures are on the way this month – eventually – and that means it’s time for Missourians to think about heating their homes safely this fall and winter.
University of Missouri Extension will receive a $432,747 Beginning Farmer and Rancher Development Program (BFRDP) grant through the USDA National Institute of Food and Agriculture.