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  1. Estrus Synchronization Recommendations for Natural Service Bull Breeding

    Estrus Synchronization Recommendations for Natural Service Bull Breeding

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    • New: Dec. 2020

    Introduction: While artificial insemination is an excellent choice for an increasing number of producers, it is not the only option after a synchronization program. A variety of simple synchronization protocols can be used effectively with natural... Read more ...

  2. Sexed Semen for Artificial Insemination: Recommendations and AI Approaches

    Sexed Semen for Artificial Insemination: Recommendations and AI Approaches

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    • New: Dec. 2020

    Sexed Semen: Sexed semen contains an enriched proportion of either X or Y chromosome-bearing sperm cells. The bovine X chromosome is larger than the Y-chromosome, resulting in X chromosome-bearing sperm cells containing approximately 3.8% more total... Read more ...

  3. Estrus Synchronization Recommendations for Artificial Insemination of Beef Heifers

    Estrus Synchronization Recommendations for Artificial Insemination of Beef Heifers

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    • New: Dec. 2020

    1-Shot PG: This protocol is simple, consisting only of administration of PG. However, this protocol requires heat detection and will require performing AI over multiple days. Because it does not involve a CIDR, MGA, or GnRH, it has a lower overall... Read more ...

  4. Estrus Synchronization Recommendations for Artificial Insemination of Beef Cows

    Estrus Synchronization Recommendations for Artificial Insemination of Beef Cows

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    • New: Dec. 2020

    Select Synch: This protocol requires heat detection and will require performing AI over multiple days. Note that heat detection needs to begin on the day prior to administration of PG. Because it does not involve a CIDR, this protocol has a lower... Read more ...

  5. Industrial Hemp Pesticides in Missouri

    Industrial Hemp Pesticides in Missouri

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    • New: Nov. 2020

    This guide lists approved pesticides for industrial hemp production in Missouri. Approved pesticides have received U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) approval and are registered for use by the Missouri Department of Agriculture. Information... Read more ...

  6. Missouri 400-Cow Dairy and 690-Cow Dairy Business Plans

    Missouri 400-Cow Dairy and 690-Cow Dairy Business Plans

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    • New: Nov. 2020

    This dairy farm business plan is intended to demonstrate one pathway for the next generation of Missouri’s dairy farmers. This path involves next generation confinement housing solutions that can improve cow comfort and cooling while removing... Read more ...

  7. Missouri 3,500-Cow Dairy Business Plan

    Missouri 3,500-Cow Dairy Business Plan

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    • New: Nov. 2020

    This 3,500-cow dairy farm business plan demonstrates one path forward for the next generation of Missouri’s dairy farmers. This path involves producing milk in Missouri with a 3,500-cow single site dairy, a capital and labor efficient scale. This... Read more ...

  8. Missouri Robotic Dairy Business Plans

    Missouri Robotic Dairy Business Plans

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    • New: Nov. 2020

    These business plans demonstrate one path forward for the next generation of Missouri’s dairy farmers. This path forward involves labor-saving robotic milking systems and next generation confinement housing solutions to improve cow comfort and... Read more ...

  9. Stock Healthy, Shop Healthy: Program Evaluation Toolkit (non-Missouri version)

    Stock Healthy, Shop Healthy: Program Evaluation Toolkit (non-Missouri version)

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    • New: Aug. 2017

    This Program Evaluation Toolkit describes various evaluation tools appropriate for gauging the success of a healthy small food retailer program. It addition, it provides four forms that can help you discover the effect of your efforts.To learn more... Read more ...

  10. Goats — Late Kidding Planning Budget

    Goats — Late Kidding Planning Budget

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    • New: Oct. 2020

    The meat goat budget is designed to reflect the economic costs and returns of a 50 doe, spring kidding flock (March and April) with kids marketed between 50 to 60 pounds in July/August. This management system takes advantage of spring forage... Read more ...

  11. Preserve It Fresh, Preserve It Safe: November/December 2020

    Preserve It Fresh, Preserve It Safe: November/December 2020

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    • New: Nov. 2020

    Preparing for the Unexpected — Home Canning WaterSevere weather, snowstorms, unexpected power outages — all of these and more may lead to a compromised water supply in your community or home. While commercially bottled water is readily available... Read more ...

  12. Characteristics of Missouri’s Food, Agriculture and Forestry Workforce

    Characteristics of Missouri’s Food, Agriculture and Forestry Workforce

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    • New: Oct. 2020

    Missouri’s food, agriculture and forestry industries are an important part of the state’s economy, and employ workers in every county. Analyzing available Labor Market Information allows us to better understand the employment patterns of the 98... Read more ...

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