MU Extension events calendar
Saturday, April 27, 2013
2013 Master Gardeners of Greene County Plant Sale
When: Saturday, April 27, 2013, 7:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Springfield/Greene County Botanical Center
2400 S. Scenic Avenue, Springfield MO map...
Beginning at 7:30 a.m. rain or shine, the annual Master Gardeners of Greene County plant sale attracts thousands of area gardeners. Most plants are priced from $2 to $5, and some extraordinary specimens are $20.
In addition to perennials and vegetables, the inventory includes house plants, herbs, bulbs, grasses, vines, ground covers, shrubs and trees, potted up and donated from Master Gardener gardens.
Master Gardeners of Greene County Plant Sale
Lincoln County Master Gardeners Plant Sale
When: Saturday, April 27, 2013, 8 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Located in the Valvoline Express Care parking lot @ The Plaza in Troy;south side of Highway 47 west.
47 The Plz, Troy MO map...
Annuals, perennials, vegetables, herbs, bulbs, house plants & unique garden accessories will be available.
We will be having a Gardeners Gift Basket Raffle. (Great Mother’s Day Gift)
Tickets $1, (You do not need to be present to win)
Linn County Contest Day
When: Saturday, April 27, 2013, 9 a.m. to noon
Meadville Community Center
This day is when 4-H members give demonstrations, speeches, set up a table setting displays and much more. Winners in the demonstration, public speaking and fashion review categories may also advance to state 4-H competitions. Clover Kids may participate in all areas but will not be chosen to attend state events.
MU Extension "Farm Page of the Air" radio program (Session 161 of 270)
When: Saturday, April 27, 2013, 9 a.m. to 9:15 a.m.
Radio station KWTO
This radio program is intended to educate viewers on a wide range of topics related to gardening in the Ozarks. Morris Westfall conducts the interview with Patrick Byers, MU Extension-Greene County regional horticulture specialist. The program airs several times on Saturday and Sunday on radio stations KWTO, KTXR, and KBFL.
When: Saturday, April 27, 2013, 9:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.
St. Charles County Extension Center
260 Brown Rd., St. Peters MO map...
Topics cover variety selection, growing plants from seed, soil preparation and planting, fertilizing, liming, water management, insect and disease problems, and plant support systems.
Instructor: Chuck Baur
Call 636-970-3000. Visa, Master Card or Discover accepted.
Additional family members at the same address may register at half price if class handouts are shared.
Return $mart - St. Louis
When: Saturday, April 27, 2013, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.
YWCA on St. Louis University campus
St. Louis MO
Women reentering the job market will learn how to benchmark salary and benefits, negotiate salary and create a budget to determine salary needs.
Call 636-970-3000 to reserve your space. Free but reservations are required.
Barton County 4-H LIvestock Judging
When: Saturday, April 27, 2013, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Rick Morgan Farms
Barton County 4-H Livestock Judging will be held April 27 at the Rick Morgan Farm, Event will be sponsored by Metropolitan Bank
Barton County 4-H Livestock Judging Day