In recognition of the state’s bicentennial, MU Extensions, Mu’s College of Agriculture, Food & Natural Resources & Missouri Farm Bureau, will be recognizing Missouri Founding Farms. The Founding Farm designation will be a recognition of farms owned by the same family since 1821, when Missouri officially became the 24th state in the union. Formal recognitions will be held throughout the state, we will have an exhibit of these approximately 100 farms.
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In addition, the 2020-2021 Missouri Farm Families will be honored on Aug 16, Farm Bureau/Farm Family Day.