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Stories from Thursday, September 15, 2011

Field day offers many lessons (09/15/11)
Cassville High School agriculture students participated in the University of Missouri Field Day at the Southwest Research Center in Mt. Vernon on Sept. 8. Students were able to learn about different areas of agricultural science, including: the digestive system of cattle; cattle grading; trichomoniasis in the beef herd; dairy cattle and milk production; ATV safety; entomology and bed bugs; soil science; MU turf and landscaping program; and effectiveness and cost efficiency of electric fencing...