The 2013 MU Livestock Judging Team just wrapped up its competitive year at the North American International Livestock Exposition in Louisville, Ky. The North American International Livestock Exposition is the national contest, as well as the final contest, for university livestock judgers.
Livestock Judging Team finishes on good note
MU Dairy Team grabs third in national competition
The MU Dairy Products Evaluation Team grabbed third place overall at the National Dairy Products Evaluation Contest Nov. 4 in Chicago. The contest was hosted by the International Dairy Foods Association at the International Dairy Show.
Soybean yields good despite weather challenges
2013 soybean yields were good, a testimony to the resilience of the state’s top row crop.
MU research to help improve conditions in the Dead Zone
Over the next nine years the Center for Agroforestry at the School of Natural Resources will be analyzing runoff water from a dozen farms in Missouri.
Scientists try to understand sugar movement in plants
Plant scientists are borrowing a tool from medicine to unravel how plants fight off an attack.
Great for dinner, but otherwise not very bright
It is said that turkeys are so stupid that they’ll look up when it rains and drown. Well, they’re not quite that stupid, but pretty darn close. The domesticated turkey will panic at the least little thing.