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Fall is a good time to plant garlic

“Take two cloves of garlic and call me in the morning,” Most of us likely haven’t heard that from the family physician lately.

“However, historic documents suggest that for millennia garlic was the go-to natural remedy for a wide array of ailments,” according to David Trinklein, University of Missouri Extension horticulture specialist. “Its nutritional value, along with its medicinal benefits, made garlic one of the most valued plants in ancient

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Daviess County ahead of rain amounts

Daviess County is ahead of average amount of rain for the year by 6.11 inches and has had a total of 33.70 inches of rain by Aug. 30 (before the afternoon rain!), according to Kirby Payne at the Farm Service Agency.

Rain amounts per month are as follows:

January .81

February .71

March 1.65

April 3.86

May 4.02

June 7.70

July 3.45

Aug 30 11.50

Northwestern Missouri received more rain

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MDC is searching for large Christmas tree for governor’s mansion. Have one?

Landowners, homeowners, businesses, and communities with candidate trees asked to contact the Department.

mdc christmas-tree-placement-3_cropThe Missouri Department of Conservation (MDC) is conducting its annual search for a large Christmas tree for use on the governor’s mansion lawn in Jefferson City. MDC is asking landowners, homeowners, businesses, and communities that may have possible candidate trees to contact the Department. All entries must be submitted by Sept. 30.

To qualify, the donated tree

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Local residents chosen as State Fair Farm Family for Daviess County

Fair Daviess farm family

Pictured front row, left to right, Will Grady, Cooper Grady, Cindy Grady and Calvin Grady; second row, Sherry Jones, State Fair Commissioner, Lowell Mohler, State Fair Commissioner; back row, Marshall Stewart, Vice Chancellor for Extension & Engagement, MU Extension, Mark Wolfe, Mo State Fair Director, Richard Fordyce, Director of Agriculture, Missouri Department of Agriculture, Blake Hurst, President, Missouri Farm Bureau.

Will and Cindy Grady and family of Gallatin were among

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Libby Endicott shows sheep at Mo State Fair

4-H sheep show 2016-8-13 MO State Fair 4-H Show ShowmanshipLibby Endicott of the Knee-Hi 4-H Club in Gallatin showed in the 4-H Sheep Show on Aug. 13 during the Missouri State Fair and received Champion Tunis Ewe, Reserve Champion Tunis Ram and was one of five 4-H showman to be selected for Showmanship. Libby is the daughter of Corey and Alicia Endicott of Gallatin and is 4-H sheep show 2016-8-13 MO State Fair 4-H Show Champion Tunis Ewean eighth Grader at the Gallatin Middle School.

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Two from Gallatin demonstrate at State Fair

4-H at state fair 2016-8-14 4-H Building MO State Fair Alex  (11)Libby Endicott and Alex Endicott, both of the Knee-Hi 4-H Club in Gallatin, demonstrated their crafts on Aug. 14 at the Missouri State Fair Building in Columbia. Libby showed the audience how to make “Eggless Cookie Dough” and Alex did a working demonstration on how to make “Popsicle Stick Bracelets.”  Libby and Alex were t4-H at state fair 2016-8-14 4-H Building MO State Fair Libby (13)wo of 300 youth selected to give a demonstration. Missouri 4-H members compete at county

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Conservation Commission suspends 11

The Missouri Conservation Commission met on Aug. 25, for its closed session at Stoney Creek Hotel & Conference Center in Columbia, and on Aug. 26, for its regular open meeting at the MDC Central Regional Office in Columbia.

The commission suspended or revoked one or more hunting, fishing, or trapping privileges of 11 individuals for cause, including, Matthew D. Yoder, Jamesport, Hunting, 2 Years; Joseph P. Ebert, Gravois Mills, All

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Garden club learns history from yesteryear

The Gallatin Garden Club and Craft Club met Aug. 16, at the home of the hostess Marge Hennen. Roll call was to name a flower grown by a mother or grandmother in the yard or garden. Hollyhock and peonies took the lead in answers. The club was honored to have Shelba Runyan as a guest. She brought blooming dahlias. Shelba is an avid gardener and grew the flowers in her

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Winston FFA makes mark at local fairs

school winston Sam, Elizabeth-rabbitsFive members of the Winston FFA Chapter exhibited projects at various fairs at the local, district, and state levels recently, including:

Logan Caldwell-post driver; Shelby Mason-horse shoe star; Drew Neth-boot scraper/jack; Sam Uthe-rabbits; Elizabeth O’Dell-rabbits.

“Congratulations to these students for all of their hard work and dedication to their individual projects, and their achievements in the National FFA Organization,” said Katie Martin, Agricultural Education/FFA at Winston.school winston Logan, Shelby, Drew projects

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