MU Extension events calendar
Friday, July 26, 2013
Pike County Youth Fair (Session 3 of 3)
When: Sunday, July 21, 2013, 8 a.m. to Saturday, July 27, 2013, 8 p.m.
Pike County Fairgrounds
15884 Hwy 54, Bowling Green MO map...
It is an opportunity for personal growth and development of the young person who participates. As the youth participants learn to do and do to learn, we provide opportunities for young people to develop character, learn to share, cooperate and develop life skills. – web description.
The fair consists of a variety of shows that will be evaluated by a judge, allowing the youth to receive knowledge on how to improve their livestock. Another part is self-evaluation judging that takes place with inside exhibits.
Contact Pike County University of Missouri Extension Center, 115 W Main, Bowling Green, MO 63334.
Building Better Child Care - Babysitting Basics for Youth
When: Friday, July 26, 2013, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.
First United Methodist Church
Poplar Bluff MO
this is a 6 hour class for youth who are becoming babysitters.
Six hours of instruction dealing with first aid, emergency management, feeding babies, bathing babies, job skills, responsibilities of babysitting, playtime.
2013 Aqua Robotics Camp (Session 4 of 4)
When: Friday, July 26, 2013, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Laurie Aquatic Center
Building a SeaPerch ROV teaches basic skills in ship and submarine design and encourages youth to explore naval architecture and marine and ocean engineering concepts.
class is full
Making Cover Crops work for you
When: Friday, July 26, 2013, 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.
Centennial Hall on the Moniteau County Fairgrounds
700 E. South St., California MO map...
Main speaker will be Rich Hoormann, MU Extension agronomy specialist. He will provide information to producers about cover crops and how to use them in their cropping system. Rich has been involved with applied cover crop work in Central Missouri Cropping Systems and use of cover crops in Grazing Systems since 2009.
First 10 to register will receive a free copy of “Midwest Cover Crops Field Guide”
by the Midwest Cover Crops Council
RSVP by July 23, 2013 to Morgan County MU Extension office at 573-378-5358.
This program is sponsored by MFA Agri Services of Tipton, California, and Versailles; Moniteau Co. SWCD, FSA, NRCS, and MU Extension