COLUMBIA, Mo. – University of Missouri Extension specialists have developed educational guides for those interested in growing industrial hemp. The Missouri Department of Agriculture plans to take applications for grower permits as of Dec. 2.
Missouri 4-H and FFA chapters planning community improvement service projects can apply for grant funding through the Missouri Department of Agriculture. Applications for the annual Building Our American Communities Grant (BOAC) Program are available online and are being accepted until Dec. 1, 2019.
The Crawford County Extension Office is pleased to once again provide area livestock producers with the pocket-sized red cattle record-keeping books.
For the first time, high school students are getting the opportunity to earn college credit in the Heating, Ventilation and Air Conditioning (HVAC) program on the East Central College campus.
Farmers who want to start growing cover crops can turn to “recipes” on the Midwest Cover Crops Council website.
By Jennifer Zimmermann, MBSH Infection Prevention Specialist
Influenza (flu) is an illness caused by a virus that affects the nose, throat and lungs. The flu has a sudden start that can cause mild to severe illness, even death. Seasonal flu-related complications may include pneumonia. Most flu in the U.S. occurs from October to May.