Grandparents Raising Grandchildren
Human Development Specialist Mary Engram hosts a Grandparents Raising Grandchildren (relatives raising children other than their own) monthly support group luncheon on the second Wednesday of the month starting at noon at the University of Missouri Extension Office in Butler County located at 614 Lindsey Ave., Ste 3, Poplar Bluff, MO. Grandparents Raising Grandchildren flyer (PDF)
Pesticide Applicator Training
A grower can currently obtain a Private Applicator License by scheduling training through the Butler County Extension Center 573-686-8064. Training is done from 9:00 am to noon or 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm and requires three hours.
Experience Horticulture in Southeast Missouri. Twilight tours will offer an opportunity to visit diverse horticulture enterprises and practices. Growers/farmers will be available to answer questions and provide hands-on learning experiences. Tours are open to all. Tours are from 6:00 pm to 8:00 p.m. on the date noted for each event, see flyer (PDF). Tours are $5 unless otherwise noted, Pre-registration is required.
Horticulture Educational Opportunities
Continuing Education and Advanced Level Training Opportunities for Master Gardeners. Classes are open to the public. Click here for 2017 options (PDF).
Missouri Ag News (PDF)
The Garden Spade (PDF)
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