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Information for Missouri families, communities, businesses and workers as we navigate the COVID-19 pandemic and response.

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  • Important update related to COVID-19

    • As Missouri COVID-19 restrictions ease, MU Extension is resuming some face-to-face operations. Faculty and staff are delivering programs and services in our community while striving to follow CDC guidelines to keep you and ourselves safe. Please follow any guidance posted on this page or at our office. In the meantime, many events will continue to be delivered online and our list of public COVID-19 resources continues to grow to address your needs.

MU Extension Shelby County Community Service Award

Know someone who goes above and beyond in service to a community in Shelby County? Nominate them for the University of Missouri Extension Shelby County Community Service Award. One individual in Shelby County will be selected by the University of Missouri Extension Shelby County Council to receive the community service award, and the award will be presented at a Shelby County Event or in the local papers. The one-page nomination form is available at the MU Extension office in Shelbyville, and also at the link below. Nomination forms are due to the Shelby County Extension office on or before Friday July 1, 2020. For more information contact the MU Extension Shelby County office at (573) 633-2640 or [email protected].

Shelby County Community Service Award Nomination Form (PDF)

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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 

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MU Extension in Shelby County
106 E 3rd St.
PO Box 230
Shelbyville, MO 63469

Office hours:

8 a.m. to 4 p.m., Monday through Friday


The office is located north of the Shelby County Courthouse.