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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.
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- 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. 24, 2020
Event time: | 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Producers interested in learning about growing industrial hemp in Northwest Missouri are invited to attend this free event. Speakers will focus on agronomic practices, rules and regulations regarding hemp, crop production budgets and their ...
Event date: Feb. 25, 2020
Event time: | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Training session for farmers to become certified to purchase and apply restricted use pesticides for the first time or to renew certification. There is no charge for the class, but each farm must have a copy of the Private Pesticide Applicator ...
Event date: Feb. 26, 2020
Event time: | 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
The coaching process is central to performance management. We’ll provide you the coaching tools you need to motivate, delegate and diagnose performance problems; provide performance feedback; and facilitate the problem-solving process for ...
News & articles
- Published: Wednesday, Feb. 19, 2020
Nut crops are always popular in the fall, since they have been freshly harvested and are at their prime. One that is often found during holiday celebrations is the chestnut. This uniquely flavored nut can be grown in Missouri, so if you like them and ...
- 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 ...
Publication date: Oct. 1, 1993
The most important factors affecting the quality of hay areMoisture content at baling and time of storageStage of maturity at balingStorage conditionsThe forage speciesThis guide has information on the first three factors as well as on hay ...
In this issue: Popcorn | Conference gives updates on commercial fruit, vegetable production | Soil testing: The why, what, where, how and when | Garden tips for January | Missouri pesticide collection dates | Upcoming events
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