Show-Me-Select fall-calving heifer sale draws first-time buyers

The Northeast Missouri Show-Me-Select Bred Heifer Sale at Palmyra’s F&T Livestock Auction May 30 saw a large turnout and active bidding on most lots, according to University of Missouri Extension livestock specialist Daniel Mallory.

Woodland Steward class helps woodland owners

Call before you harvest trees from your woodland. That is the theme of the upcoming University of Missouri Extension Woodland Steward online class.
Sarah Havens, MU Extension natural resources field specialist, says the Zoom class offers woodlands owners information to improve profits and protect natural resources.

Watch for poison hemlock

• Plant causes problems in livestock offspring
Poison hemlock, a poisonous plant that can cause death in livestock, is especially toxic in spring, says Gatlin Bunton, University of Missouri Extension field specialist in agronomy.

ECC implementing return to campus plan

    East Central College began implementing a Back to Campus plan last week to safely ease back into normal operations for the fall semester.
    The plan was developed by an ECC leadership team comprised of administrators and staff to ensure the health and safety of employees and students.