Growers interested in learning how to improve their alfalfa management and obtain the latest research information are invited to attend an alfalfa meeting scheduled for Tuesday, February 22 starting at 9AM.  The school will be held at the Nodaway County Administrative Center in Maryville.
Various aspects of alfalfa production will be discussed.  Those include variety selection, site selection, fertility, planting practices, growth and development, cutting management, economics, feeding alfalfa and measuring the quality of alfalfa.
Pre-registration is required for attendance.  There is a fee to cover the cost of materials.  For more information or to register for the class, contact Wayne Flanary, Regional Agronomist, University of Missouri Extension at 660-446-3724.