MU Extension events calendar
Tuesday, Feb. 11, 2014
2014 Ray County Soils and Crops Conference
When: Tuesday, Feb. 11, 2014, 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m.
From Hwy 13, turn East onto Main St., then turn south (right) on to Clark Street. The Ray County Veterans Memorial Community Building will be on west (right) side of the road.
312 Clark St., Richmond MO map...
The 2014 Soils and Crops Conference will give area producers the opportunity to hear up-to-date information and ideas from University of Missouri specialists; allowing them to make pivotal management decisions from research-based data. For this year’s conference, State Extension Specialist with the University of Missouri will make presentations and answer questions on the following topics: Weed Management Update for 2014 and Beyond, Soybean Cyst Nematode and Corn and Soybean Disease Update, Weather Tools for Agriculture, In-Season Nitrogen Management, and Unmanned Aerial Vehicles – The Next High-Tech Tool for Agriculture. An update from the Missouri Soybean Association and Merchandising council will conclude the meeting. Continuing education units (CEUs) for Certified Crop Advisors will be offered. The Soils and Crops Conference is open to the public and will be held at the Ray County Veterans Memorial Community Building (312 Clark St., Richmond, MO). Lunch will be provided. The cost to attend the seminar is $10 per person (due at the door), and registration must be received by February 5th to assure adequate food. All fees collected will be used to offset the costs of the conference. For more information, contact the Ray County Extension Center at (816) 776-6961.
Participants will learn the latest information from several University of Missouri State Extension Specialists to help them better manage their operations.
To register, contact the Ray County Extension Center at (816)776-6961 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Bi-lingual Tai Chi for Arthritis (Session 2 of 22)
When: Tuesday, Feb. 11, 2014, 10:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.
Kansas City MO
Tai Chi for Arthritis is an easy and effective exercise class, integrating the mind and body, that improves flexibility, muscle strength and balance. The class is based on the Tai Chi for Arthritis program supported by the Arthritis Foundation of America.
Intergenerational Science (Session 3 of 12)
When: Tuesday, Feb. 11, 2014, 4 p.m. to 5 p.m.
Faxon Elementary School
Help youth learn and explore natural resources in Missouri. Missouri Master Naturalists will teach a variety of workshops about forest, fish, and wildlife resources with hands-on activities to engage youth learning and sharing.