The University of Missouri’s Commercial Agriculture  Program is an important asset to the pork industry. Below you will find links to  their main webpage, as well as to specific information.


University of Missouri Swine Extension

Main Webpage


Swine  Focus Team

The main page for the Swine Focus Team. This  page includes links to topics on Swine Economics, Environmental/Manure, Swine  Health, and Swine Feeding/Nutrition.


Missouri Swine  Resource Guide

Provides resources on: Breeding & Genetics; Manure management; Environment;  Landscaping; Pork Information Gateway; Contract Production; Health & Diseases;  Nutrition & By-Products; Economics; and much more!


Shelterbelt Implementation Site

This tool provides helpful information to design, implement and maintain a shelterbelt for an animal feeding operation and outlines cost-share  opportunities to help fund shelterbelt implementation.


Swine Focus Team Members


Permitting Animal Feeding Operations

Visit this page for instructions to guide you through the regulatory process and  other environmental considerations for starting or expanding a livestock  operation in the state of Missouri.


Toolbox for Contract Hog Finishing