For immediate release: Contact: Linda Geist Writer University of Missouri Extension Phone: 573-882-9185 Email: GeistLi@missouri.eduTuesday, August 2, 2022Short forage supplies require producers to make tough decisions Source: Eric Meusch, 417-967-4545 COLUMBIA, Mo. – Dry weather and short pastures have reduced forage supplies, prompting livestock producers to ponder “could have, would have, should have” scenarios, says University of Missouri Extension livestock specialist Eric Meusch. Producers
Cox Barton County Hospital is excited to welcome Julie Hinds, family nurse practitioner, to the Medical One Clinic’s health care team. Hinds obtained her undergraduate and post-graduate nursing degrees from the Irene Ransom Bradley School of Nursing at Pittsburg State University. She brings a wealth of experience in caring for patients, having worked 19 years as a critical care nurse and the last six years as a provider.Hinds is looking forward to developing long-lasting relationships with her patients. “I
The Grain Storage Tour is Thursday, August 4th at 6:00 pm at Seed and Farm Supply in Lamar. Tim Clarkson with MU Fire and Rescue Training Institute will speak on Safety Basics for Every Farm. Live demos and tour of Seed and Farm Supply to follow. Hamburgers and hotdogs will be provided by Seed and Farm Supply; RSVP to 417-682-3579 or email firstname.lastname@example.org to guarantee your meal by August 1st. This event is free and open to the public.
Cox Barton County Hospital named on Top 20 Critical Access Hospital List The National Rural Health Association has named Cox Barton County Hospital to their Top 20 list of “Best Practice” recipients in the Quality category for critical access hospitals (CAHs).The best practice designation, determined by Chartis Center for Rural Health, was given to CAHs that achieved success in quality measures or a rating of hospital performance based on the percentile rank across the rural-relevant process of care