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Research Center Magazine: Taking the Blackberry Message Across Missouri

Southwest Research Center is home to blackberry research in a trellis system

This story also appears in our University of Missouri College of Agriculture, Food and Natural Resources’ Agricultural Research Center Magazine. Stop by your local Research Center to pick up a copy! You can view the magazine online by clicking here: Road to Discovery.  The Southwest Research Center is home to a number of specialty crop projects, ranging from elderberries to pawpaws.…

Research Center Magazine: ‘A Living Guide Sheet’

CAFNR and MU Extension come together at the Graves-Chapple Research Center

This story also appears in our University of Missouri College of Agriculture, Food and Natural Resources’ Agricultural Research Center Magazine. Stop by your local Research Center to pick up a copy! You can view the magazine online by clicking here: Road to Discovery.  The Graves-Chapple Research Center was established in 1988 as a collaborative effort between Atchison County Extension, Holt County…

Research Center Magazine: Battling Drought

Drought simulators look at how reduced water availability affects plants and crops

This story also appears in our University of Missouri College of Agriculture, Food and Natural Resources’ Agricultural Research Center Magazine. Stop by your local Research Center to pick up a copy! You can view the magazine online by clicking here: Road to Discovery.  Droughts can have a devastating effect on farms. As one of the leading causes of crop failure, droughts…

Research Center Magazine: Familiar with the Farm Life

Brent Booker has been the farm manager at Wurdack since 1986

This story also appears in our University of Missouri College of Agriculture, Food and Natural Resources’ Agricultural Research Center Magazine. Stop by your local Research Center to pick up a copy! You can view the magazine online by clicking here: Road to Discovery.  Brent Booker was one of six boys who grew up on the Booker family farm, just three miles…

Research Center Magazine: Selecting the Best Varieties

Fisher Delta Research Center provides reliable and unbiased cotton research data

This story also appears in our University of Missouri College of Agriculture, Food and Natural Resources’ Agricultural Research Center Magazine. Stop by your local Research Center to pick up a copy! You can view the magazine online by clicking here: Road to Discovery.  Selection of varieties that best fit a farmer’s production goals and challenges is an essential part of profitable…