early farming

Missouri Agricultural History Series  

Agricultural History Sites

Students enrolled in Agricultural History not only study that subject, but they build web sites detailing significant events in Missouri Ag History. Follow the links beneath the photos to visit their sites. Check back periodically for updates and additions.


Grasshopper Plagues of the 1870's 

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Missouri Beef History Topics, 1839 - 1904

Children at 1904 World's Fair

1904 St. Louis World's Fair


Missouri's Jack and Mule Industries

Chester Peavine, Tom Bass up

Tom Bass


early SMS ag farm

History of the SMS Agriculture Department

sick cattle

Foot and Mouth Disease and Anthrax

early cowboys

Post-Civil War Agriculture in Missouri

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Early Agricultural Equipment


gold arrowFor more information, contact Lyndon Irwin