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


Commercial Agriculture Program

Main Webpage


Swine혻 Focus Team

The main page for the Commercial Agriculture Program’s Swine Focus Team. This혻 page includes links to topics on Swine Economics, Environmental/Manure, Swine혻 Health, and Swine Feeding/Nutrition.


Missouri Swine혻 Resource Guide

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


Shelterbelt Implementation Site

This tool provides helpful information to design, implement and maintain a혻 shelterbelt for an animal feeding operation and outlines cost-share혻 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 and혻 other environmental considerations for starting or expanding a livestock혻 operation in the state of Missouri.


County Health Ordinance Information

Visit this page for information on local governments that have imposed혻 additional requirements and fees on animal feeding operations beyond what is혻 required in regulations by the Missouri Department of Natural Resources.


Toolbox for Contract Hog Finishing


Agricultural혻 Electronic Bulletin Board