Featured Event: Going Under Cover with Crops

On Aug. 27 will be the annual Field Day. Tours will start at 9 a.m. with informational talks along the way.
On Aug. 27 will be the annual Field Day. Tours will start at 9 a.m. with informational talks along the way.

Hundley-Whaley Research Center

Demonstrations and research at the 375-acre Hundley-Whaley Research Center are made possible through the generosity of Elma Hundley and Lulu Whaley. Projects focus on the best management practices and economics for corn and soybeans. The research center is noted for excellence in pesticide evaluations and comparisons. Projects with a sustainable agriculture orientation are emphasized.

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Going Under Cover with Crops

At last year's Field Day, MU Extension Professor Ray Massey spoke about the upcoming year's economic outlook for producers. The popular talk will return this year as Ray also will share an…

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Who’ll Report the Rain?

Nancy Bishop, senior research/lab technician, checks rain and other weather gauges at the Horticulture and Agroforestry Research Center in New Franklin. Each day Nancy uploads the recorded data to…

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Managing the Most Precious Resource

Producers are increasingly hearing about how using no-till and cover crops will help benefit soil health. But what actually is going on in the ground below your feet when these practices happen?…

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The Info Farmers Need

Planting has begun at Bradford Research Center in Columbia. For other farmers across the state, the Horizon Point email system can be a great tool to monitor weather patterns and know when to plant.…

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Virtual Tour of Hundley-Whaley Research Center