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Improving Farm Productivity

Wurdack Research Center Field Day covers numerous agricultural topics

COOK STATION, MO. – Guests heard presentations on a variety of agricultural topics during the annual Wurdack Research Center Field Day on Friday, Oct. 2. More than 60 farmers and producers attended the event. “I’ve hoped we could raise the attendance, but for the past several years we’ve been relatively consistent with 60 to 70 producers,” Superintendent Dusty Walter said.…

Diving Into Agroforestry Topics

The University of Missouri Center for Agroforestry will host two upcoming events at the Wurdack Research Center in Cook Station, Mo. “Introduction to Silvopasture” will run from 3-5:30 p.m. on Thursday, Oct. 8. “Mushroom Cultivation: You Can Do It” will go from 9:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 10. Introduction to Silvopasture The silvopasture event will be free…

Return to the Forest

Dusty Walter named superintendent at the Hugo Wurdack Research Center and director of natural resources management for CAFNR's out-state research center network

Dusty Walter tapped as the natural resources manager for CAFNR’s research center network and superintendent of the Hugo Wurdack Research Center. The Columbia, Mo. native brings creative approaches to integrating agriculture and forestry.