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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. The elected and appointed members of the Ralls County extension council provide guidance in identifying those needs and services to ensure that our educational programs are relevant, reliable and responsive.
Our job is to partner with communities to find solutions with credible, research-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
Ralls County's community classroom
MU Extension is the University of Missouri’s classroom in Ralls County. We connect people to research-based education to enrich the quality of life and enhance the economic well-being of our communities.
Whether it's resources for yourself or your family, farm, business or community, we invite you to explore our website, call or email to learn how we can help you and discover how MU Extension can enhance your life.
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Event date: March 2, 2020 - April 6, 2020
New London, MO
Annie's Project — Education for Farm Women is a six-session program that empowers farm women to become better business partners by teaching them critical farm business management skills. Annie's Project participants will learn about personality ...
Event date: March 3, 2020
Event time: | 9:00 am - 4:30 pm
Jefferson City, MO
Are you an employer of food, agriculture, or forestry workers in Missouri? If so, we need your input! To understand the workforce issues facing Missouri’s food, agriculture and forestry industries, we need input from employers and industry ...
Event date: March 5, 2020
Event time: | 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Bowling Green, MO
Directed at Missouri’s grain producers, this workshop is designed to help farmers manage commodity price risk and obtain higher commodity prices for their corn and soybeans. The workshop will include an overview of managing basis and price risks ...
News & articles
- Published: Friday, Feb. 21, 2020
For producers looking to improve their forage yield and quality, frost seeding legumes is a great option for thin pastures or hay land. In Northwest Missouri, adding red clover, white clover or birdsfoot trefoil to your fescue can add nitrogen to ...
- 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 ...
- Published: Monday, Sept. 16, 2019
Dicamba can cause injury to off-target plants, leading to third-party injury claims that involve business liability insurance plans. Third-party injury is when the actions of one person affect another person. The introduction of Xtend soybeans and ...
The Key Award, the highest award a 4-H member can receive, recognizes significant leadership at the club or group, community and state levels, rewarding hard work, accomplishments and contributions to the overall 4-H program.