Corn Stalk Rot

Farmers should check cornfields for stalk rots

University of Missouri Extension corn specialist Greg Luce says stalk rots, including anthracnose, charcoal, diplodia, and fusarium, can be found to some extent in cornfields across much of the state. Scout fields before corn matures, 40-60 days after pollination, Luce says. Check 10 sections of a field for stalk rot. Anthracnose stalk rot may not […]

Chillicothe Fire Department recognized as”Fire Department of the Year” by Missouri Fire Fighters Association

The Fire Fighters Association of Missouri has named The Chillicothe Fire Department as “Department Of The Year” for 2016. The FFAM serves 7, 533 members and 367 fire departments. The award was presented to the department at the FFAM 62 annual convention held at Tan Tara resort. The Chillicothe Fire Department is a progressive Department with […]