silvopasture


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 University of Missouri Center for Agroforestry…

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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

A passion for the outdoors has guided Walter’s career—although it took him awhile to get there. After graduating from high school, he studied computer science, but it wasn’t the right fit. He got a job working with electrical technicians for the City of Columbia Water and Light Department, and thought electrical engineering might be a good career path, but that didn’t connect either. He…

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Wurdack Field Day offers forage and silvopasture research, honors a friend

Attendees at the MU Wurdack Research Center had the opportunity to examine a wide range of forest … Expand ▸Attendees at the MU Wurdack Research Center had the opportunity to examine a wide range of forest products. In a 2006 study, it was estimated that the Missouri Forest Product Industries annually contribute $4.32 billion to Missouri’s economy. "In addition…

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