We bring Mizzou to you.
Through a network of county offices, the University of Missouri solves problems and engages with communities across all 114 counties and the City of St. Louis.
MU faculty, staff and elected council members, who live in your community, work with you to identify local interests and issues and then offer relevant programming and resources to meet the unique needs of you and your community.
Our job is to partner with communities to find solutions with credible, science-based information that will help you:
- Grow safe and healthy food
- Build and grow profitable businesses
- Improve your health and relationships
- Increase agricultural production
- Update professional training in business, health and safety
- Engage youth as valued, contributing citizens
Explore the MU Extension website and your county page to discover how MU Extension can enhance your life.
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Event date: Feb. 24, 2020
Event time: | 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Educates farmers and ranchers about many aspects of agriculture lease agreements.Emphasis on crop leases with some livestock and recreation lease information. Topics will include trends, termination, lease contents, share agreements and more. ...
Event date: Feb. 25, 2020
Event time: | 1:30 pm - 4:00 pm
Bowling Green, MO
Missouri law requires all purchasers and users of restricted-use pesticides to attend a training session to be certified for a private applicator license. During this training, participants will learn about safe handling of pesticides, proper ...
Event date: Feb. 29, 2020
Event time: | 8:30 am - 3:30 pm
An educational event where participants can learn about a wide variety of topics related to gardening, lawns and landscaping, animal care, natural resources, and much more. Highlighted education sessions include: - Growing Grapes: Tips for Success - ...
News & articles
- Published: Friday, Feb. 21, 2020
For producers looking to improve their forage yield and quality, frost seeding legumes is a great option for thin pastures or hay land. In Northwest Missouri, adding red clover, white clover or birdsfoot trefoil to your fescue can add nitrogen to ...
- Published: Thursday, Feb. 20, 2020
COLUMBIA, Mo. – Backyard gardeners and small-farm owners can choose from 20 sessions on topics related to horticulture, landscaping, animal care, natural resources and more on Feb. 29 at the fourth annual Mid-MO Expo at Muriel Battle High School, ...
- Published: Wednesday, Feb. 5, 2020
COLUMBIA, Mo. - The 2020 Mid-MO Expo for small farmers and backyard gardeners offers sessions on topics from snakes to drones. The fourth annual event is Saturday, Feb. 29, at Battle High School in Columbia. The expo will have sessions on grapes, ...
- Published: Tuesday, Sept. 24, 2019
Beth SynderAs kids we often respond to the question, "What do you want to be when you grow up?" with answers like a princess, an astronaut, or superhero. The reality 20 years later is almost never the same. However, for Beth Snyder, that is not the ...
Publication date: Feb. 1, 2016
Home production of vegetables has been increasing in popularity in recent years. In addition to saving on the family food bill, the availability of fresh, inexpensive produce from the family garden is conducive to maintaining good dietary ...
Publication date: Aug. 1, 1980
Missouri CourthousesContact and other information about this county is available on the National Association of Counties website, http://explorer.naco.org.Marian M. OhmanDepartment of Community Development County: AudrainOrganized: Dec. 17, 1836Named ...
Adults desiring to volunteer with Missouri 4-H must complete this form to consent to a background check.
A downloadable PDF version of 4-H Youth Services to Communities Form (LG760). Fill out this form and submit it to your county Extension office.
Adults desiring to volunteer with Missouri 4-H must consent to a background check. This document provides instructions on completing the consent form, LG639.