COLUMBIA — The University of Missouri Office of Extension and Engagement has assembled a state advisory committee to support the university’s reach and mission across Missouri.
“The key to using a calf creep feeding program is make sure that it is profitable,” MU Extension Livestock Field Specialist Patrick Davis said. “Calf cost of gain during the creep feeding program is an important component in determining whether the strategy is profitable."
SEDALIA — To help sort out changes in ingredient price or availability, MU Extension specialists have developed the MU Beef Supplement Comparison Calculator.
JEFFERSON CITY — The Missouri Department of Agriculture announced federal approval of the state’s Industrial Hemp Plan, which sets the regulatory framework through the 2021 growing season and provides the Department with primary oversight of industrial hemp production in the state.
STOCKTON — “Fall calving season will be coming soon and preparation time is here,” MU Extension Regional Livestock Field Specialist Patrick Davis said. “Heifers are the most susceptible to calving difficulties so pay special attention to them."