Featured: 2015 Graves-Chapple Research Center Annual Report

The 2015 Graves-Chapple Research Center annual report is now available.
The 2015 Graves-Chapple Research Center annual report is now available.

Graves-Chapple Research Center

Located near Rock Port at the toe slope of the loess hills, this Center’s mission is to provide research and teaching in the specific soil and climatic conditions of extreme northwest Missouri. This occurs through research and demonstrations of conservation tillage and soil conservation management practices, turf and forage, and crop production practices. Soil conservation and water quality issues also are addressed.
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An Unusual Month

Tony Lupo, a University of Missouri professor of atmospheric sciences, had one word to describe the rather hot and dry month of June: unusual. “When you have a strong El Niño like we did this…

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Advocating for Pollinators

The University of Missouri College of Agriculture, Food and Natural Resources Agricultural Research Centers continue to be advocates for monarch butterflies and other pollinators. Thirteen Research…

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Diving Deep Into Research

The University of Missouri College of Agriculture, Food and Natural Resources Agricultural Research Centers are spread throughout the state and conduct research on everything from corn to shrimp. The…

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An Opportunity to Grow

The Graves-Chapple Research Center, in Rock Port, Mo., has been looking to expand their operations, in terms of land, for several years. The Graves-Chapple Research Center will rent an additional…

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Virtual Tour of Graves-Chapple Research Center