Fertilizing Trees? You May Want To Wait!

If you are considering giving you trees and shrubs a little boost this fall by applying some fertilizer, hold off!  Tim Baker, a Horticulture Specialist with the University of Missouri Extension Program says be careful about fertilizing trees and shrubs in the fall. If you have questions about fertilizing trees and shrubs, contact your local Extension office.  In Chillicothe, call […]

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Livestock Concerns After Flooding

As floodwaters recede, the University of Missouri Extension reminds livestock producers that are several things to keep in mind.  Jenna Monnig says there are potential hazards the flooding may bring about. Monnig says standing water can also be a problem. She says farmers should make sure they clear any debris from the pasture areas before releasing animals into the area. […]

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Pesticide Applicator Program Offered

For farmers to purchase or apply restricted use pesticides, they must first obtain a private pesticide applicator’s license. The University of Missouri Extension is offering a free course, February 6th at 9:00 am at the Mildred Litton Community Building on the grounds of the Litton Ag Campus. Obtaining a private pesticide applicator’s license or renewing a license involves attending a […]

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