Missouri State Fair Champions

The Missouri State Fair officially opens August 13th and runs through the 23rd.  The fair this year is a Youth Livestock Show and the local clubs have sent items from the local fairs that will be on display for those attending the Livestock Shows. For the Livestock Shows, the winners are being announced as the contests are completed.  KCHI will […]

Read more

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. […]

Read more

“2019 – Was Grandpa Right?”, Ranchers & Livestock Producers Rules Of Thumb

The “2019 – Was Grandpa Right?”, Ranchers and Livestock Producers Rules of Thumb meetings in the local area are later this month.  The University of Missouri Extension is provides the programs at no charge and will discuss rules that have been passed down through several generations of livestock producers and ranchers.  These gems have come from all over the country […]

Read more