Enrollment open for free summer course

           East Central College is once again offering one free summer class to soon-to-be high school juniors and seniors. The First Class Tuition Pass, formerly known as Three for Free, is available to the Class of 2023 and the Class of 2024, and it allows for students to take one summer tuition-free course.

Planting progress shifts in warmer, drier weather

Warmer and drier weather is expected to help farmers make solid planting progress this week.

Wheatlage or grain? New decision tool helps find the 'sweet spot'

A new tool helps farmers decide the breakeven price for wheatlage compared to harvesting their wheat as grain.

MDA announces funding for school agriculture departments

                  The Missouri Department of Agriculture (MDA) is now accepting applications for the Missouri Agriculture Energy Saving Team – a Revolutionary Opportunity (MAESTRO) grant, funded through the U.S. Department of Energy.

2022 Missouri Grazing Schools teach cost-saving practices

Producers can ease the burden of rising fertilizer prices by making good use of “free fertilizer” on pastures through management-intensive grazing.

Forage: Mission Possible?

Interested in an impossible task? Try making dry hay in Missouri in early spring. But baleage can turn spring forage harvest in Missouri into “Mission: Possible.”