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- Build and grow profitable businesses
- Improve your health and relationships
- Increase agricultural production
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- Engage youth as valued, contributing citizens
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Event date: June 2, 2020
Event time: | 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Most people do not enjoy dealing with conflict, and much of the conflict we have is simple miscommunication. The workshop will explore the hazards of everyday communication that can cause confusion and conflict with peers, employers, employees, and ...
Event date: June 2, 2020
Event time: | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Will my pets be safe when I return to the workplace? Will my pets bring COVID into my home? Does COVID present a threat to the health of ranchers, or the health of the heard?Join us for a special session to learn more about health concerns and safety ...
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: Wednesday, May 27, 2020
Social Distancing 101: Pets and Livestock As we work through this time of COVID-19 it is expected that people are worried and concerned about the health of their family, friends, and loved ones. Many people are closer to their pets and livestock ...
- Published: Tuesday, May 26, 2020
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. – In September of 1914, Anglo-Irish explorer Ernest Shackleton set out on the Imperial Trans-Antarctic Expedition, intending to be the first man to traverse the Antarctic continent. When their ship the Endurance got stuck in the ...
- Published: Friday, May 22, 2020
Pasture being overtaken by buttercup This spring has brought an unusual number of questions from cattlemen about poisonous plants. Fortunately, most did not involve a death situation but rather a curiosity of what is that plant in my pasture? One of ...
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MU Extension in Newton County
Neosho, MO 64850
|8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday, closed noon to 1 p.m.|