Foundation for Soy Innovation Scholarships are now available

    The Foundation for Soy Innovation scholarship program is back for 2021, and is expanding for its second year.
    The scholarships, made possible by contributions from Missouri's farmers, support students and early-career faculty who are working along the soy value chain, from agronomic research to developing new soy-based products.

Registration open for AEL classes

    Enrollment is open for the East Central College Adult Education and Literacy (AEL) program. AEL is registering students for both the High School Equivalency Test (HiSET) preparation and English language classes in multiple locations throughout the region.  The AEL program is free to everyone and there are both morning and evening classes available.

Drought plays tricks with flowers, bushes

Persistent dry conditions may trick plants into dormancy and blooming with a second, sparser round of flowers, says University of Missouri Extension field horticulturist Patrick Byers.

Wurdack to offer Virtual Field Day on Oct. 2

    Each year, the Wurdack Research Center, located in Cook Station, opens its doors to the public to share research findings and information related to agriculture and natural resources during its field day. This year is going to look a little bit different.

Missouri farmers featured in AgrAbility Virtual State Fair

AgrAbility projects from 19 states, including Missouri, are part of the AgrAbility Virtual State Fair in October.