Sunn Hemp Research

MU researchers looking to see if intercropping Sunn Hemp can provide Summer forage

Harley Naumann, an assistant professor in the Division of Plant Sciences, has a research and teaching appointment in forage physiology. His research focuses on understanding the critical physiological components of warm- and cool-season forages that lead to improved forage-livestock production systems. Naumann has been working with a unique forage since he arrived at Mizzou in […]

Forage Systems Research Center

Forage Systems Research Center to feature drought-related presentations

The drought-like conditions in northcentral Missouri have raised numerous questions among farmers and producers, especially in terms of winter feeding options for their own herds. The Forage Systems Research Center will feature several drought-related presentations during its annual field day on Tuesday, Sept. 11, at the Center in Linneus. Registration begins at 8:30 a.m. and […]

Beef Heifers

Program on heifers to be held in Linneus

The University of Missouri Extension will hold a program on heifers at the Forage Systems Research Center in Linneus next month. “Buy, Sell, or Replace: Considerations When Developing Heifers” will be held the evening of September 11. Registration will begin at 6 o’clock, and the program will start at 6:30. The registration fee is $15.00, […]