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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: Feb. 27, 2020
Event time: | 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Saint James, MO
Come learn about Missouri non-timber forest products. In this program participants will learn about forest stand improvement and the process of mushroom growing using the byproducts. Each participant will have the chance to inoculate a log with ...
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 6, 2020
Event time: | 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Are you thinking about taking advantage of the buy-local trend this year and want to make informed decisions on how and where to sell local products? Do you already sell to local customers but want to make sure you are following the latest ...
News & articles
- Published: Friday, Feb. 7, 2020
The "Missouri Directory of Historic and One-Room Schools" has been published and is now available for purchase on Amazon.com or at the Greene County MU Extension office in Springfield. The directory was created as part of the University of Missouri ...
- 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 ...
Publication date: Nov. 1, 2018
The rates reported in this guide are based on a statewide survey conducted by mail in the winter of 2017. Farmers, agribusiness firms, aerial applicators and land improvement contractors responded to questions on the rates they were charging or ...
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 ...
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