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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
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Event date: April 3, 2020
Event time: | 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
This workshop will provide instruction to design and paint your own barn quilt. Quilts can be displayed not just on barns but homes, garages, or businesses. Instruction will be provided by Cheryl Sloan, retired Stockton High School art teacher. What ...
Event date: April 6, 2020 - May 22, 2020
A 21-day online, interactive, group study of John C Maxwell’s class book, “The 21 Indispensable Qualities of a Leader.” Learn more about yourself and how to lead by enrolling in this free course. Open enrollment for the class remains available ...
Event date: April 9, 2020
Event time: | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Learn about typical age-related changes, common warning signs of Alzheimer's, how to approach someone about memory concerns, early detection, the benefits of a diagnosis, the diagnostic process, and Alzheimer's Association resources. Register ...
News & articles
- Published: Wednesday, April 1, 2020
The 95 th Southwest Missouri All-Breed Performance Tested Bull Sale operated somewhat differently March 30 thanks to COVID-19. Extension livestock specialists were not in attendance but the consignors, sale manager, Phoebe Wiles and her recruits ...
- Published: Friday, March 27, 2020
COLUMBIA, Mo. – The stage is set for more spring flooding in Missouri, said University of Missouri Extension climatologist Pat Guinan. “A lot will depend on the weather patterns that set up over the region in the next few weeks,” he said. ...
- Published: Friday, March 27, 2020
Preparations are being made for the upcoming breeding season. Patrick Davis MU Extension Regional Livestock Field Specialist urges cattle producers to make sure replacement heifers are ready for the breeding season. Below, he shares some heifer ...
- Published: Wednesday, March 25, 2020
“Whether cattle producers keep calves for 60 days after weaning prior to sale or graze the calves as stockers prior to feedlot entry cheap gain is key to operation profitability,” says Patrick Davis, University of Missouri Extension regional ...
Publication date: May 1, 2018
Canning preserves food by using heat to destroy the microorganisms that cause spoilage. Heat forces air out of the jar. As the jar cools, a seal (vacuum) forms. The processing times and temperatures in University of Missouri Extension publications ...
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, 2018
The United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) reports that 35 percent of Missouri farmland is rented. That means that about 9.8 million acres of Missouri agricultural land is rented. To help both landowners and farmers, the University of ...
Publication date: Aug. 1, 2014
Fruit plantings can be a source of beauty as well as fresh produce. However, for the inexperienced grower, they also can be a source of frustration and expense. Nursery catalogs are full of brightly colored advertisements depicting bountiful harvests ...
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: CedarOrganized: Feb. 14, 1845Named ...
MU Extension in Cedar County
113 South St., Courthouse Basement
Stockton, MO 65785
|8 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. and 1 to 4 p.m., Monday through Friday. Closed most holidays.|