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  • Faculty bulletin, Volume 03 (September 15, 1967 - July 19, 1968) 

    University of Missouri--Columbia (University of Missouri--Columbia, 1967)
  • Faculty bulletin, Volume 02 (June 10, 1966 - July 28, 1967) 

    University of Missouri--Columbia (University of Missouri--Columbia, 1966)
  • Romantic friendships in Shirley and Wives and daughters 

    Marshall Dungey, Michaela (University of Missouri, College of Arts and Sciences, 2017)
    It is a truth universally acknowledged, that a single man in possession of a good fortune must be in want of a wife. -- Jane Austen, Pride and Prejudice The opening sentence of Pride and Prejudice is an often quoted ...
  • Publications catalog 

    University of Missouri, Office of Extension (University of Missouri, Office of Extension, 2017-05)
    Catalog of CDs, software, videos and hardcopy publications of the University of Missouri Extension Office.
  • Proceedings and abstracts : MU College of Veterinary Medicine presents the 40th Annul CVM Research Day 

    CVM Research Day (40th : 2017 : Columbia, Mo.); University of Missouri--Columbia. College of Veterinary Medicine (MU College of Veterinary Medicine, 2017)
    The 40th Annual CVM Research Day was held on May 5, 2017. The keynote address by Dr. Emily Pieracci, DVM, MPH (Veterinary Epidemiologist, CDC Division of High-Consequence Pathogens and Pathology, Poxvirus and Rabies ...
  • Aquifers and soil filter effect : nitrogen in the environment 

    Broz, Bob (University of Missouri, Office of Extension, 2017-05)
    Groundwater is like a very large, saturated underground sponge made of sands and gravels. Water seeps through this sponge at varying rates, depending on the permeability of the sands or gravel. Water filters down through ...
  • Groundwater quality 

    Broz, Bob (University of Missouri, Office of Extension, 2017-04)
    What is groundwater? Why is it important? Water is the most important resource to humans. It is essential for the existence of all forms of life. Although an ocean of water covers the earth, it is important to remember ...
  • Federal laws protecting groundwater and surface water 

    Broz, Bob (University of Missouri, Office of Extension, 2017-04)
    Several key laws protect the quality of groundwater and surface water. The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is responsible for seeing that these laws are followed. The EPA assigns different responsibilities to other ...
  • Agricultural sources of contaminants in groundwater and surface water 

    Broz, Bob (University of Missouri, Office of Extension, 2017-04)
    In agriculture, pesticides and plant nutrients can enter groundwater and surface water and contaminate it. These products may reach large enough levels to become harmful to animals and people, so we must understand how ...
  • Sweet spreads and syrups : tempt your tastebuds with natural sweets 

    Mills-Gray, Susan (University of Missouri, Office of Extension, 2017-04)
    Jelly, jam, preserves, conserves, marmalades and fruit butters are similar products. All are made from fruit, preserved by sugar and thickened or gelled to some extent.To gel properly, sweet spreads must contain the right ...
  • 2016 custom rates for farm services in Missouri 

    Massey, Raymond E., 1957-; White, Joyce (University of Missouri, Office of Extension, 2017-04)
    The rates reported in this guide are based on a statewide survey conducted by mail in the winter of 2017. Farmers, agribusiness firms, aerial applicators and land improvement contractors responded to questions on the rates ...
  • Access to electronic public records : a 50 state study 

    Fleschert, Miranda (University of Missouri--Columbia, 2016)
    This research explores the accessibility of state public records in electronic format by examining certain specific factors that can define "accessibility." This study includes a 50-state (plus D.C.) survey to assess how ...
  • Influence of tillage methods and waterfowl migration on weed seed distribution 

    Farmer, Jaime Austin (University of Missouri--Columbia, 2016)
    Identical field experiments were conducted in 2014 and 2015 in Arkansas, Illinois, Indiana, Ohio, Tennessee, Wisconsin and at two sites in Missouri to determine the effects of four tillage treatments combined with one of ...
  • Evaluation of cover crops as a component of a weed management system in corn and soybean 

    Cornelius, Cody David (University of Missouri--Columbia, 2016)
    The recent interest in cover crops as a component of Midwest corn and soybean production systems has led to a greater need to understand the most effective herbicide program for cover crop termination prior to planting ...
  • Investigation into male apparel disposal 

    Bubna, Jenna M. (University of Missouri--Columbia, 2016)
    Textile and apparel disposal in U.S. landfills has grown over time creating environmental concerns. In an effort to reduce textile waste ending up in landfills, this research addresses how consumers currently dispose of ...
  • Canopy sensing algorithm performance and modification using soil and weather information 

    Bean, G. Mac (University of Missouri--Columbia, 2016)
    Corn production across the U.S. Corn Belt can be often limited by the loss of nitrogen (N) due to leaching, volatilization and denitrification. The use of canopy sensors for making in-season N fertilizer applications has ...
  • Play more, watch less : National Screen-Free Week: May 1-7, 2017 

    Family Nutrition Education Programs (University of Missouri, Office of Extension, 2017-04)
    Screen-Free Week is an annual celebration of the magic of being unplugged. During this week, parents, children, teachers and others across the country turn off screen media -- including TVs, video games, computers, tablets, ...
  • Imaging fiber orientation in articular cartilage using optical polarization tractography 

    Yao, Xuan (University of Missouri--Columbia, 2016)
    Articular cartilage plays a vital role in providing a low-friction surface between the bones of joints. This mechanical function is highly related to the special collagen organization in cartilage, especially in the ...
  • Gene expression prediction based on deep learning 

    Xie, Rui (University of Missouri--Columbia, 2016)
    Gene expression is a critical process in a biological system that is in uenced and modulated by many factors including genetic variation. Thus, it is important to understand how genotypes affect the gene expression levels. ...
  • An experimental investigation of a meter-scale flat-plate oscillating heat pipe 

    Wilson, Michael R. (University of Missouri--Columbia, 2016)
    Ever-increasing demand for power in modern electronics presents challenge in thermal management. This paper shows the oscillating heat pipe (OHP) is considered a preferred solution for high heat application due to its heat ...

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