MoBeef for MoKids program comes to Palmyra schools
Education

MoBeef for MoKids program comes to Palmyra schools

Eating homegrown beef at suppertime is nothing unusual for brother and sister Kye and Tyne Lehenbauer and their cousin Heidi Lehenbauer. But now beef from Lehenbauer Farms is on the menu this month for lunch for the cousins and their classmates in the Palmyra school district.

Syrphid flies are annoying but helpful impostors
Good Growing

Syrphid flies are annoying but helpful impostors

Is it a bee? Is it a wasp? No, it's a syrphid fly, and they are rather abundant this year. We've had several questions come into our offices about them.

Study focuses on genetic control of major agricultural weeds
Farm and Field

Study focuses on genetic control of major agricultural weeds

Waterhemp and Palmer amaranth, two aggressive weeds that threaten the food supply in North America, are increasingly hard to kill with commercially available herbicides.