Content tagged with "Fall"

Armadillo Control

Learn to identify, prevent, and control armadillo damage on your Missouri property. More

Asters Make Easy Fall Color

As I was heading into our director’s meeting with staff in St. Louis and Cape Girardeau, the blooms of aromatic aster greeted us along the way. More

Attracting Hummingbirds

Ruby-throated hummingbird in flight
Attract ruby-throated hummingbirds by providing food sources for them in your Missouri yard or garden late April through September. More

Autumn is a great time for trout fishing

rainbow trout
Missouri’s trout parks, streams, and lakes are more beautiful than ever right now. More

Avoid Outdoor Pests

Image of a tick.
Take precautions against Missouri's worst summertime pests: chiggers, mosquitoes, poison ivy, ticks and yellow jackets. More

Band(ing) of Brothers: Hoodies and Woodies

Well, it is about that time. I’m sure you all are anxious to see what this year’s waterfowl season has in store. I know I am. As we await the opener, my mind wanders and I begin to think about the number of birds produced this summer… in the northern prairies, but also right here in own our backyard. More
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Basic Mushrooming

Safe, successful Missouri mushroom hunting begins with good identification skills and a basic understanding of when, where, and how mushrooms grow. More

Better Mushroom Photos

Chanterelle Mushroom
Taking good photos can help you work out a mushroom's identity later on. Browse tips for taking better mushroom photos in the field. More

Bird Interlude

You may have noticed a lack of birds lately, but it's nothing to worry about. In a few more weeks we’ll have temperatures near freezing, and you're sure to have hungry birds at your feeders. More
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