Clay County

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Garden ’n Grow for Ages 8–13

Garden ’n Grow is an educational opportunity developed by University of Missouri Extension that blends positive youth development and academic learning with horticulture training and community service.

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  • Important update related to COVID-19

    • MU Extension has suspended face-to-face programming, but faculty and staff are hard at work delivering programs and services in our community. Check the bottom of this page for modified office hours and contact information during this time. Note that many of our events have been updated to new digital formats. Please check our public COVID-19 resources page for more resources.
    • University of Missouri Extension continues to serve the residents of our county during the COVID-19 pandemic. We will continue to work remotely until at least June 1 and will reevaluate every 10 to 14 days. If you need one of our specialists or any information, please call or email MU Extension in Clay County.

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 

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Contact us

MU Extension in Clay County
1901 N.E. 48th Street,Clay County Annex
Kansas City, MO 64118

Office hours:

8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday through Friday