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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
Explore the MU Extension website and your county page to discover how MU Extension can enhance your life.
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Event date: April 1, 2020 - May 20, 2020
Updates and changes to FMLA (Family Medical Leave Act), SBA (Small Business Assistance), EDA (Economic Development Administration) and Disaster Recovery, USDA (United States Department of Agriculture) Rural Business Development Grants, COVID-19 ...
Event date: April 4, 2020
Event time: | 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
As we monitor the ongoing national response to the spread of COVID-19 and keep public health top of mind, we have decided to cancel the 4-H Livestock Expo. Are you enrolled in an animal project? Planning to show at the fair? Just want to learn more ...
Event date: April 7, 2020
Event time: | 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
Summit Focus A platform for rural community engagement to provide an exchange of knowledge, best practices and solutions for support and tools to have healthier moms and healthier babies who will build stronger communities. Summit Objectives ...
News & articles
- 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 20, 2020
Show Me Resilience. In challenging times, Missourians come together. This simple phrase illustrates how University of Missouri Extension and communities across the state are showing up for each other. People, businesses and communities across ...
- Published: Tuesday, March 17, 2020
With the recent restrictions on gatherings due to COVID-19 affecting Missouri 4-H members, volunteers, and faculty and staff, we have received many questions about how to handle eligibility for participation at county fairs. As a reminder, Missouri ...
Publication date: Nov. 1, 2014
Check out our ID Weeds app to help identify weeds,Apple App for iPhones, iPads.Google Play Store for Android devices.Annual broadleaf and grass weeds can become a serious problem in pastures and forages unless proper weed management is practiced. ...
In this sequence from Illustra Media's newest documentary FLIGHT: THE GENIUS OF BIRDS, you will enter a fertilized egg to witness a bird's embryonic development.
University of Nebraska-Lincoln activity sheet for kids.
UNL video - Incubated eggs are candled to see how the growing embryos are doing. We candle by holding the egg up to a very bright light in a dark room.
Computer simulated animation of the 21 day development of a chicken embryo in the egg.
Candling is basically shining a bright light at an egg in a dark room to see how the embryos are growing. This candling video from UNL shows three kinds of eggs: "winners" (embryos are developing), "quitters" (embryos have quit growing) and "yolkers" ...