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Event date: Sept. 24, 2020
Event time: | 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Want to help pollinators and also have a gorgeous lawn? Yes, you can do both! Studies show that pollinator populations are in decline because of a loss of feeding and nesting habitats, pollution and the misuse of pesticides. Learn how you can help by ...
Event date: Sept. 24, 2020
Event time: | 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
This program provides participants with knowledge and skills to proactively meet needs of children and families in the early childhood setting related to grief. The program will define death, grief, ambiguous loss, and myths around children and ...
Event date: Sept. 28, 2020 - Oct. 21, 2020
The class uses a whole-person approach that helps you form new habits to live a healthier lifestyle, remember things better, be more organized, pay closer attention and regulate your emotions. Each participant will receive a pdf workbook including ...
We are in the last few weeks of the census, and Missouri needs your help. Let’s help Missouri finish strong with the census! You are a trusted voice with someone. Please take a moment to reach out to those in your area of influence – friends, ...
COLUMBIA, Mo. – The University of Missouri Office of Extension and Engagement has assembled a state advisory committee to support the university’s reach and mission across Missouri. The MU Extension and Engagement State Advisory Committee ...
Seize the opportunity to develop real-time human resource (HR) tools in order to get better results and gain a distinct competitive edge. FireUP Your HR will address COVID-19 impacts on your employees and workplace, help you solve HR problems, and ...
SBIR Week in the Midwest connects entrepreneurs to the country’s largest source of early-stage funding - the SBIR/STTR programs.2020 SBIR Week in the Midwest is a virtual, collaborative outreach effort connecting entrepreneurs working on advanced ...
Publication date: Nov. 1, 2019
One Jar Size Does Not Fit AllDuring food preservation classes, participants often say something like: “My family eats so much salsa, I can it in quart jars.” But there are no canning recommendations for preserving salsa in quart jars, only ...
Publication date: Sept. 1, 2019
Time for Apples!Fall is a wonderful time of year for many reasons, and the season’s abundance of fresh produce like apples is one of them. Whole apples store well in the refrigerator or in a cool, dark place for six to eight months (depending on ...
Publication date: July 1, 2019
Making jams and jellies is a great way to preserve extra summer fruits, particularly those that might be “imperfect” in their shape or size for eating fresh.
Publication date: May 1, 2019
Preserving Edible Pea PodsPreserving spring peas has long been popular, but have you given thought to preserving edible pea pods?Sugar snap peas are a cross between garden peas and edible pod peas. You can recognize them by their nonfibrous, plump, ...
Publication date: March 1, 2019
StrawberriesThough it may still feel like winter at times, local strawberries will be in season soon! Strawberries are not only a sure sign of spring, but also a very nutritious food. One cup of strawberries has only 53 calories, while providing 3 ...
Publication date: Jan. 1, 2019
Making Yogurt at HomeYogurt: By definition, it is a cultured milk product containing live bacteria. Federal standard of identity regulations require that a product specifically include Lactobacillus bulgaricus and Streptococcus thermophilus bacteria ...
Sept. 10, 2020 - Nov. 15, 2020
23nd Annual Conference for Office and Clinic Nurses and Office Support Staff Includes Specific Content for Health Care Providers as well as Clerical, Technical and Administrative Personnel Virtual, Zoom Session: September 10th, 2020 ...
Aug. 19, 2020 - July 1, 2021
Immunization Webinar Series 2The purpose of this series of five (5) webinars is to update the knowledge base regarding immunization practices and vaccine recommendations based on national guidelines and the latest evidence to guide practice. ...
Sept. 17, 2020 - Nov. 20, 2020
Due to the interest in this conference, we are expanding and simplifying course access. The LIVE OPTION will take place as planned on September 17. Every session will be recorded and available for viewing for 60 days. As A BONUS, we are ...
Becoming an engaged neighbor means learning and using the names of people who live next to you, developing relationships with them, and being involved in your neighborhood. It does take time and effort. But there are personal and community benefits. ...
Aug. 31, 2020 - Oct. 15, 2020
This Awareness course is the first level of first responder certification. A first responder must be properly trained and mentally prepared when called upon to respond to a hazardous material or weapons of mass destruction (WMD) incident. This course ...
Sept. 25, 2020 - Dec. 16, 2020
Complete the EMS Education Application FIRST before. If accepted, you will receive an email with further instructions and a discount code for this course The CCP course is designed to prepare paramedics to provide advanced critical care during ground ...
The Garden Spade, March 2019 issue, covering Greene, Butler, and other counties
The Garden Spade, April 2019 issue, covering Greene, Butler, and other counties