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1888-1984, Missouri agricultural experiment station and cooperative extension service publications
(University of Missouri-Columbia Libraries, 1986)
Soybean Harvest Aids
(University of Missouri Extension, 1993)
Except when they have large stems, dead weeds usually cause only minor harvest problems. But unfortunately, only a hard frost will stop the growth and dry up some weeds. However, the average date of the first hard frost ...
Quorum sensing in soft-rotting Erwinia carotovora
(University of Missouri--Columbia, 2005)
of ahlI (the gene for AHL synthase), pel-1 and peh-1 transcripts. EC153 also causes extensive maceration of celery and Chinese cabbage petioles at 34.5C̕, which contrasts with limited tissue maceration by Ecc strain Ecc71 at this temperature. Thus...
Proteasomal Interference Prevents Zona Pellucida Penetration and Fertilization in Mammals
(Society for the Study of Reproduction, Inc., 2004-07)
The ubiquitin-proteasome pathway has been implicated in the penetration of ascidian vitelline envelope by the fertilizing spermatozoon (Sawada et al., Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 2002; 99:1223-1228). The present study provides ...
The role of biofuel policy and biotechnology in the development of the ethanol industry in the United States
The US Renewable Fuel Standard sets a lower bound on the amount of biofuels used, with consequences for behavior of agricultural commodity markets that currently supply the vast majority of feedstocks for biofuel production. ...
(University of Missouri, Office of Extension, 2017)
Catalog of CDs, software, videos and hardcopy publications of the University of Missouri Extension Office....
The nutrients required for growth by heifers of dairy breeds
(University of Missouri, 1913)
According to the census figures there are approximately 20,000,000 cows used for dairy purposes in the United States at the present time. It is probably safe to assume that these cows are milked on the average not more ...
Veterinary Medical Review, vol. 14, no. 2 (1995)
(University of Missouri--Columbia. College of Veterinary Medicine, 1995)
; by the College of Veterinary Medicine and UMC Extension Division, Mar. 1976-1977; by the College of Veterinary Medicine and Cooperative Extension Service, 1978- ; Issues for Mar./Apr. 1980- include: Missouri veterinarian....
Corn versus oats for work mules
(University of Missouri, College of Agriculture, Agricultural Experiment Station, 1913)
The biology of the Florida scrub endemic millipede: Floridobolus penneri
(University of Missouri--Columbia, 2006)
in south central Florida. F. penneri was found preferentially in patches of rosemary scrub, a xeric habitat containing extensive gaps of barren sand. Both male and female millipedes were active above-ground during the rainy season (July-October). Immature...
Characterization of the Organic Matrix of Mature Human Tooth Enamel: Structure, Macromolecular Composition and Effect of Radiotherapy
Mature human tooth enamel contains a small amount of organic matrix locally concentrated within its innermost region, which is tougher and more crack resistant than the outer bulk phase. Although the enamel organic matrix ...
Vehicle license plate detection and recognition
(University of Missouri--Columbia, 2010)
In this work, we develop a license plate detection and recognition method using a SVM (Support Vector Machine) classifier with HOG (Histogram of Oriented Gradients) features. The system performs window searching at different ...
FAPRI 2001 Outlook for Missouri Agriculture
(Food and Agricultural Policy Research Institute (FAPRI) at the University of Missouri-Columbia, 2001-04)
This report presents a summary of ten-year baseline projections for Missouri agricultural markets.
Bridging the electronic gap: use of the internet by community newspapers
(University of Missouri--Columbia, 2011)
As increasing technology adds new avenues to the field of journalism, it is important to consider the ways journalism can be enhanced by adopting such technologies. Journalism is a field where the adoption of new technologies ...
Baseline Outlook Missouri Representative Farms
(Food and Agricultural Policy Research Institute (FAPRI) at the University of Missouri-Columbia, 2007-04)
This report presents a five-year outlook for the set of 38 Missouri representative farms using the FAPRI 2007 U.S. Baseline.
The application of phytolith and starch grain analysis to understanding formative period subsistence, ritual, and trade on the Taraco Pennisula, Highland Bolivia
(University of Missouri--Columbia, 2006)
This thesis employs microfossil data to add to our understanding of three factors (agricultural intensification, ritual, and trade) viewed as critical in the development of the Tiwanaku state during the preceding Formative ...