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  1. Ask a Master Gardener: Buttonbushes, privacy trees and tomatoes

    • April 7, 2020

    SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- Readers can pose questions or get more information by calling 417-874-2963 and talking to one of the trained volunteers staffing the Mas¬ter Gardener Hotline at the University of Missouri Extension Center in Greene County... Read more ...

  2. Farmers face unique safety risks during COVID-19

    • April 7, 2020

    COLUMBIA, Mo. – Farmers and ranchers face unique safety risks as COVID-19 continues to spread. The predicted peak of the COVID-19 outbreak likely will hit as spring planting season shifts into high gear, says Rusty Lee, University of Missouri... Read more ...

  3. MU Extension offers Wednesday town hall meetings online for farmers, gardeners

    • April 7, 2020

    COLUMBIA, Mo. – University of Missouri Extension is offering online town hall meetings led by agronomy, livestock and horticulture specialists. “MU Extension has long served as a trusted and necessary resource to help Missourians get food on the... Read more ...

  4. Lawrence County 4-H story time

    • April 7, 2020

    Karla Deaver, county engagement specialist in 4-H youth development for MU Extension in Lawrence County, is doing daily story times on her YouTube channel and the county extension center’s Facebook page , reading books such as “ The Girl Who... Read more ...

  5. COVID-19 and farms

    COVID-19 and farms

    • April 7, 2020

    MU Extension specialists offer guidelines and tips for COVID-19 safety on the farm. Farmers face unique safety risks during COVID-19 The predicted peak of the COVID-19 outbreak likely will hit as spring planting season shifts into high gear, says... Read more ...

  6. COVID-19 fears plague cattle market

    • April 7, 2020

    With cattle markets falling, livestock specialist Zac Erwin with MU Extension in Adair County discusses some feed options to hold cattle longer in this video on the Missouri Livestock Symposium Facebook page.

  7. Addi in the Kitchen

    • April 7, 2020

    Addi Fuller, 10, accepted the challenge and did her own special take on a healthy and delicious fruit smoothie recipe shared by Allison Gunter, county engagement specialist in nutrition and health education for MU Extension in Dallas County. The... Read more ...

  8. Addi in the Kitchen

    • April 7, 2020

  9. Need grows as 4-H Feeding Missouri drive enters final weeks

    • April 6, 2020

    COLUMBIA, Mo. – In the final month of the second annual 4-H Feeding Missouri statewide food drive, the effects of the COVID-19 pandemic have put unprecedented demand on food banks and pantries across the state. “With school and workplace... Read more ...

  10. MU clinic offering teleservices for COVID-19 stress

    • April 6, 2020

    COLUMBIA, Mo. – The University of Missouri Psychological Services Clinic is offering teleservices to help adults and children cope with anxiety and stress related to COVID-19. The clinic offers up to five brief sessions through videoconferencing... Read more ...

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