Civic Communications Specialist
2400 S. Scenic Ave.
Springfield, MO 65807
October 29, 2012
Signup Now for Extension Beef Newsletter
MT. VERNON, Mo. Beef cattle producers who want to receive the monthly "Beef Newsletter" from University of Missouri Extension may sign up now.
The newsletter is written by Eldon Cole, a livestock specialist with MU Extension in the southwest region of the state. The two-page letter covers production and management tips as well as dates and details of coming events that apply to this part of Missouri.
The November newsletter included these topics: upcoming tested bull and Show-Me-Select heifer sales; what do EPD accuracies mean; alfalfa as a beef supplement; bull breeding soundness clinic review and thoughts on clipping cattle to keep them cool.
The letter can also be accessed at: http://extension.missouri.edu\lawrence if you want to get a monthly reminder just call the office and let staff know.
The hard copy mailed newsletter may be requested by contacting the Lawrence County Extension Center, Mt. Vernon, Mo., at 417-466-3102. There is no charge for the newsletter.
Source: Eldon Cole, (417) 466-3102