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MU Extension provides harvesting tip for vegetable growers

| June 18, 2018

In this week’s edition of Horticulture Tips, Baker explains how the time of day can make a difference in harvesting vegetables.

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MDC managed deer hunt applications available in July

| June 18, 2018

More than 100 managed hunts will be available at designated Missouri Department of Conservation state parks, conservation areas, national wildlife refuges and public hunting areas.

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Dairy Margin Protection Program application deadline extended to June 22

| June 15, 2018

On Tuesday, June 12, United States Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue announced the re-enrollment deadline for the dairy Margin Protection Program is extended to June 22.

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Farm Service Agency accepting county committee nominations

| June 15, 2018

The FSA county committee nomination period begins June 15 and will be open until Aug. 1.

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Assistant professor researching way to reduce crop damage from Japanese beetles

| June 14, 2018

Assistant professor and MU Extension specialist, Kevin Rice is conducting research to understand how producers can protect their crops using an attract-and-kill strategy.

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Chronic wasting disease detected in seven more counties

| June 13, 2018

This discovery has expanded a deer feeding ban to include the following counties: Bollinger, Cape Girardeau, Grundy, Madison, McDonald, Mercer and Perry.

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NEWSMAKER — Missouri congress members help president understand trade agreement repercussions

| June 13, 2018

Missouri congress members are working to help President Donald Trump understand the possible repercussions of certain trade agreements.

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MU Extension provides horticulture tip for garden growers

| June 12, 2018

In this week’s edition of Horticulture Tips, MU Extension’s Tim Baker explains to individuals how they can make sure their garden stays green and growing while on vacation.

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Hay market deals with shortage, toxicity and poor quality

| June 12, 2018

University of Missouri Extension Professor Craig Roberts said that producers who grow hay have encountered a “triple-whammy” this year.

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