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Event date: June 9, 2020
Event time: | 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Most small business owners and managers focus on the company’s Profit and Loss Statement. However, just as important is the company’s Balance Sheet. This webinar will explain the importance of an accurate Balance Sheet and the types of financial ...
Event date: June 9, 2020
Event time: | 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
This workshop provides new ideas for combining creative movement and activity with learning about numbers and letters in developmentally appropriate ways. Join us and find out how to help children get ready for kindergarten by slithering like a ...
Event date: June 10, 2020
Event time: | 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
This offering will provide current and future business owners a framework for creating a marketing strategy in a growing online marketplace. Participants will learn what information is needed to successfully choose marketing tools for their brand and ...
News & articles
- Published: Thursday, May 28, 2020
COLUMBIA, Mo. – A new tracking tool developed at the University of Missouri provides a continuously updated 14-day snapshot of new cases of COVID-19 in every county in the nation, helping the public monitor trends in cases as local stay-at-home ...
- Published: Tuesday, May 12, 2020
Houseplants may improve your health This Photo by Unknown Author is licensed under CC BY-SA Amy Bartels, Human Development & Family Science, MU Extension Hospitals, funerals, housewarming gifts…many of us have likely given or received a houseplant ...
- Published: Tuesday, May 5, 2020
COLUMBIA, Mo. – Healthy lawns make for healthy streams. University of Missouri Extension offers homeowners a new series of Zoom classes on how to keep lawn fertilizers and pesticides from reaching streams. The live series, “Healthy Yards for ...
- Published: Wednesday, April 29, 2020
COLUMBIA, Mo. – The University of Missouri’s Center for Applied Research and Engagement Systems (CARES) has launched the COVID-19 Testing Dashboard, an online mapping and charting tool that provides a graphical look at COVID-19 testing in each ...
Publication date: Sept. 1, 2016
Missouri has two fence laws: the general fence law (updated Aug. 28, 2001) and the local option fence law. In addition, Missouri law addresses special situations of property bordering a road, a railroad, or a body of water. Landowners need to be ...
Publication date: May 1, 2020
The rates reported in this guide summarize a statewide survey conducted online and by solicitations of University of Missouri Extension specialists in the winter of 2019–2020. We asked farmers, agribusiness firms and land improvement contractors to ...
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: Feb. 1, 2015
Established lawns may be maintained at different levels of perfection according to individual situations and desires, but good lawns seldom “just happen.” This summary outlines major steps required to maintain a high-quality lawn year round.Steps ...
Publication date: Dec. 1, 2016
Fencing duties and boundary locations have been the subject of arguments between neighbors for centuries. This publication is intended to answer Missouri farmers' and rural landowners' questions regarding such duties and rights. The solution ...
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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An infosheet to help customers navigate farmers market spaces during COVID-19.
MU Extension in Moniteau County
100 E Newton St.
Courthouse 4th Floor
Versailles, MO 65084
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