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. The elected and appointed members of the Clark County extension council provide guidance in identifying those needs and services to ensure that our educational programs are relevant, reliable and responsive.
Our job is to partner with communities to find solutions with credible, research-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
Clark County's community classroom
MU Extension is the University of Missouri’s classroom in Clark County. We connect people to research-based education to enrich the quality of life and enhance the economic well-being of our communities.
Whether it's resources for yourself or your family, farm, business or community, we invite you to explore our website, call or email to learn how we can help you and 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
Educate farmers and rural businesses about the importance of having a business-like approach to the use of land, labor and other resources in farming or agriculture-related endeavors. Programs focus on investment analysis, financial resources, farm ...
Event date: March 3, 2020
Event time: | 9:00 am - 4:30 pm
Jefferson City, MO
Are you an employer of food, agriculture, or forestry workers in Missouri? If so, we need your input! To understand the workforce issues facing Missouri’s food, agriculture and forestry industries, we need input from employers and industry ...
Event date: March 12, 2020
Event time: | 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
The SW Missouri Ozarks region of the country is a diverse agricultural region with multiple types of operations ongoing across southwest Missouri. This region also has numerous topographic and weather related challenges that the agricultural ...
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: 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 ...
- Published: Tuesday, Sept. 24, 2019
Christine Tew"Home team" typically refers to a favorite sports team. But Christine Tew’s home team is made up of the people who root hardest for her.They are the network of people she’s met in her life who are her friends, peers, and role models ...
- Published: Monday, Sept. 16, 2019
Perhaps the best-known type of professional liability insurance is malpractice insurance carried by medical professionals. Professional liability insurance carried by other professionals, such as accountants and architects, is frequently called ...